As the research and analysis division of the Economist Group, The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) helps leaders prepare for opportunity, empowering them to act with confidence when making strategic decisions. The EIU is the global standard in providing high quality, actionable intelligence to the public and private sector, assessing issues that impact the businesses in more than two hundred countries.
Currently we are seeking a Head of Data whose role will be to ensure that all EIU economic data is managed as a strategic asset and made available to drive business growth. The Head of Data will build and be responsible for, the continuous improvement of quantitative economics and data science capabilities, including but not limited to, having a hands-on role supporting the transition from a publisher to a digital and data-driven organisation as well as defining and implementing the data strategy for the EIU to drive this transformation, supporting the development of new products and capabilities.
How you will contribute:
The ideal skills for this role are: