The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is a world leader in global business intelligence. We help businesses, the financial sector and governments to understand how the world is changing and how that creates opportunities to be seized and risks to be managed.
At our heart is a 50 year forward look, a global forecast of the majority of the world’s economies, we seek to analyse the future and deliver that insight through multiple channels and insights, allowing our clients to take better trading, investment and policy decisions.
We’re changing, embedding alternate data sources such as GPS and satellite data into our forecasting, products will increasingly be tailored to individual clients, driven by some of the most innovative data in the market. A highly collaborative team of Product Managers, Customer Experience and Product Engineering is being created with a focus on creating business and customer value driven by real time analytics alongside our traditional products.
Being passionate about your products and be the go-to expert about their expected behaviour, successes and failures, key metrics and the improvements that should be made throughout the product lifecycle. You’ll develop a portfolio of products and services, working collaboratively with our Editorial Heads, Analysts and Data Scientists. You’ll enable a user centred culture and bring the client needs directly to the heart of our products.
How you will contribute:
Don’t feel you have to tick every box, the ‘perfect candidate’ doesn’t exist. If you think you can do most of what we are looking for, you could be exactly what we need!
We’re ideally looking for someone with:
It would be an advantage if you have experience working with products that harness real-time, high frequency data sets as well as more traditional data sources.
The ideal skills for this role include:
To succeed in this role it would be an advantage if you posses: