The Economist is a leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs, published weekly in print and digital editions, and daily through our Espresso app and Economist.com. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences, films and digital editions. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
The Economist is seeking an experienced insight professional to join our Insight & Data Science Team as a Senior Insight Analyst. Our Insight & Data Science Team is a central source of data skills working across all parts of the business. As part of this team you will be using SQL and other tools to connect raw data from our analytics, transactional and email marketing systems, with the goal of understanding our customer behaviour.
You will work with product managers, developers, business stakeholders and editors to make sure they receive relevant data and insights. You will make sure we’re measuring the right things and are focussed on the biggest opportunities. Your work and the recommendations you make will help The Economist decide how our products and business strategy evolve.
We are looking for candidates with prior experience of analytics data and using SQL for data analysis. Experience in an online retail or digital subscription business as well as working in Python would all be advantageous but are not essential.
We believe data is essential to the success of our business. This role is an opportunity to produce insights that impact real decisions being taken every day at The Economist.
How will you contribute?
The ideal skills for this role are: