This is an exciting time to join the Data & Insights team at The Economist Group. Under our newly appointed Chief Data Officer we are creating a center of excellence spanning research, analytics and data science partnering with the whole group, including our core newspaper business, our Economist Intelligence Unit, Client Solutions and Events business. Our purpose is to better understand and affect the drivers of our business through data analytics and research, with a focus on our users, B2C customers and B2B clients. We are value focused and outcome driven: we help drive growth and agility at every level, whether through informing strategic alignment and decisions, providing quick feedback loops to operators or creating machine learning models to be integrated into our products and marketing communications.
Reporting to the new group Chief Data Officer with a dotted line into our Chief Product Officer, and part of the Data & Insights leadership team, the Head Of Data Product Management will build a new function within the team acting as a critical bridge with the Data Technology leadership and teams. The successful candidate will help shape the vision for our data platform capabilities, crystallize and manage the overall roadmap for our data platforms, and run a transparent, outcome-driven prioritization process. You will build and lead a lean team over time to serve all business units.
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This position has a broad scope of responsibility at a senior level, including to:
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