Business Analyst

Pune, Maharashtra, India Full-time

AgroStar is India’s foremost AgTech start-up with a mission of #HelpingFarmersWin through right advisory and solutions, powered by data and technology. It was started with a vision to solve two of the biggest problems in Indian agriculture - Lack of guidance for healthy and sustainable farming AND limited access to quality farm inputs for consistent and qualitative farming.

With technology at its core, we have built an innovative & sustainable ecosystem that includes products such as a customized enterprise sales solutions that maps data of farmers' crop life cycles, India's first online farmer community, online agri-advisory with online shopping for inputs and an incomparable logistics solution for last mile rural connectivity.

We have procured and partnered with leading national and international brands for major agri-inputs like seeds, crop nutrition, crop protection and farm implements, that are needed for farming and we deliver them at the doorstep of farmers. Thus, our efforts at AgroStar are focused to become the driving force to equip our farmers with the power of knowledge to farm better and smarter, through technology and up to date expert advice.  

The company is funded by prominent VCs like IDG Venture Partners , Aavishkaar Ventures and Accel Partners. AgroStar is the winner of Economic Times' Best Startup Award 2016, under the 'Social Enterprise' category.

Headquartered in Pune, AgroStar has current operations in Gujarat and Maharashtra and Rajasthan.

  • Our mission is – Helping Farmers Win
  • Our reach has been to more than 17 Lac+ farmers and counting.
  • Our association has been with 160 brands across the category of seeds, crop protection, crop nutrition and farm implements.
  • Our results include making more than 350 agri products available at the doorstep of farmers.
  • Our daily calls from across three States are approximately 4000+ to enquire about their concerns on crop diseases, agronomy advice, farming tips, mandi price, weather information & product related queries free of cost and by senior agri experts – through our interactive Farmers APP or a simple missed call on our Toll Free number.
  • Our technology team gives the best technological solutions to support the farmers and the internal teams. One such powerful tool is the AgroStar android app. (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ulink.agrostar

In The Media

Fortune | Economic Times | Agribusiness Global | Yourstory | Entrepreneur |

Our Team

We are a team of highly motivated individuals, who are willing to push beyond the ceiling, initiate new ideas and take challenges head on. Apart from coffee, working in an extremely fast-paced, dynamic work culture is what we passionate souls thrive on. We ride against the tide as time is never enough and there’s always more to do.

Our mission of ‘Helping Farmers Win’ is a tall task as we try to bring change and development to the grassroots of India. We need heroes who are dedicated to the mission, live the dream and drive it with passion.

About the role

We are looking for Analysts who can develop analytical based solutions to solve business problems using domain knowledge, or statistical procedures depending on the requirements of the project.

If you enjoy working with data; can handle complex analysis and get a high from driving insights, then here’s more about the role:

Title: Business Analyst

Responsibilities

  • Collate data, deep dive, analyze it and construct concise business reports.
  • Draw insights from data & connect back to business and recommend actionable solutions.
  • Provide ROI analysis on all marketing campaigns and sales activities, monitor & draw insights into sales, conversion rate & other marketing analytics.
  • Execute projects and tasks based on business guidelines.

Specifications

  • B.E and or MBA from a top institute.
  • Overall, 5-8 years of experience with  1-3 years’ experience in marketing analytics, business analytics, statistics, or a related field.
  • Strong knowledge of SQL, Excel, Dashboard, Business reports.
  • Highly analytical and data driven, but also have a passion for creativity and forward-thinking flair
  • Results oriented and good project management
  • Team player and excellent communication skills to work with team members across functions
  • Self-motivator who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong work ethic (this will involve long hours, we are a startup!). 

What do we offer in return:

  • Opportunity to be a part of a growing and passionate team working on building India’s largest and most significant Agri-Tech company.
  • You will get a chance to work closely with the founders and the core team and a view of the overall business. 
  • Tremendous growth and learning opportunities.
  • Compensation as per industry coupled with ESOPs.