This is an exciting time to join the Data & Insights team at The Economist Group as we create 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 behaviors of digital users, B2C customers and B2B clients at The Economist Group. 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 data-based products, features and algorithms.
Reporting to the Group Chief Data Officer and part of the Data & Insights leadership team, the Head Of Research will build and lead a diverse, global, top tier research team. The team will design and execute user, customer and market research focused on delivering actionable insight and answering the core questions of the business in close partnership with our analytics and data science teams.
We’re looking for a leader who will create a vision that aligns with our growth strategy while building a top tier team to deliver on it, and shape a path forward for The Economist Group to increasingly leverage research-based insights and data
This position can be located either in New York of London