Marketing Data Analyst

Job description

Are you passionate about startups? Does helping startups succeed excite you? Would you like to be part of a  cross-functional team focused on engaging with leaders and influencers in the startup and academic space? 

Uniplaces is an international, venture backed team, making it easy for millions of students worldwide to find and book their accommodation online. is the world's largest online booking platform for student housing. With, we’re not only enabling international and domestic students around the world to quickly and easily find student housing; we’re also giving landlords a digital and global infrastructure to reach millions of students. We are committed to transforming the student experience globally and turning an old-fashioned market on its head - it’s our way of changing the world. The start-up, launched in 2012, raised more than $30 millions from Atomico and Octopus Investments and have more than 100 employees in Portugal, UK, Italy and Spain.

We are a results oriented business with global ambitions who value team spirit in which everyone feels responsible and empowered to achieve their potential and be rewarded for doing so.

As part of our growth strategy, the company is looking for a Marketing Analyst to work within our Global Markets. 

About the Marketing Team:

No matter how great the product, it needs distribution. Marketing is the heart and soul of distribution at Uniplaces - a combination of Performance, Branding and CRM teams build up sales funnels and engages our customers to ensure our value proposition is clearly communicated.

You day will be tracking advertising costs, researching consumer behaviour and exploring market trends and opportunities. To be successful in this role, you should have experience with PPC campaigns and be comfortable with processing and analysing marketing data.

Ultimately, you will help us ensure we spend our marketing budget efficiently and we target our audience through successful campaigns.


You will be tasked with growing Uniplaces' awareness; this means analyzing sales funnels and customer intent and measure ROI of online and offline advertising campaigns. On top of this, you'll conduct tasks like:

  • Report on marketing KPIs like leads, conversion rates, website traffic and social media engagement;
  • Track email campaign metrics (delivery, open, click-through rates);
  • Monitor budget distribution and performance of paid ad campaigns;
  • Conduct competitive research and analyze benchmarking data;
  • Recommend website and campaign optimizations;
  • Research and implement marketing tools to support our promotional projects (automation software, social media scheduling etc);
  • Work closely with sales and marketing teams to identify opportunities for new client acquisition. 


  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field (Marketing, Management, Economics, Finance, others);
  • 2+ years experience working as a Marketing Analyst
  • Experience in an international working environment highly desirable, as well as experience working in a global technology or start up environment; 
  • Technical knowledge in Querying (MySql) is preferable;
  • Knowledge in Python and / or R is highly desirable;
  • Relevant marketing tools: Google Data Studio, GTM; 
  • Knowledge in CRM,  Performance Marketing, Digital Marketing, Paid Search, Paid social. Affiliates, Partnerships);
  • In-depth understanding of SEM campaign strategies and SEO practices. 

What we offer?

  • Meeting people from all around the world on a daily basis, really feeling you’re impacting students in one of the most crucial steps in their life;

  • A company culture that is people-driven and that focuses on personal development and training to help you tap your talent into its full extent;

  • Access to a pool of talent that is hard to find. Your stakeholders and peers will come from world class backgrounds and will have stepped up within Uniplaces. You’ll find mentors and role models;

  • Working in Lisbon, one of the coolest up and coming startup hubs in Europe, where the sun always shines and the seafood is delicious!