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 quality, actionable intelligence to the public and private sector, assessing issues that impact the marketplace for over two hundred countries. The business has a large subscription client base, receiving economic, political and industry analysis through our websites, as well as a consulting business in which we are sometimes required to deliver bespoke content in digital formats (websites, apps etc) to clients.
Currently, we are seeking a Head of Technology to join the EIU reporting to our Managing Director. The successful candidate for this newly created global role will be based in London and will be responsible for leading and guiding our global technology efforts and infrastructure in support of our client deliverables. We are seeking a technology leader capable of developing and executing the technology vision as well as innovating and delivering new technology solutions that leverage the products and services of the organization.
In the role you would be expected to:
Work with the wider EIU management team to recommend a development path for our digital services, based on feedback from our user base
To succeed in the role you must have:
To succeed in this role you will be able to deliver success by: