The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. 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 to fill the position of Business Development Director, Luxury sector in its London Office.
The Business Development Director will be expected to research, scope and define, then go on to develop and implement strategies to build global revenues from luxury sector clients across advertising, circulation new product in digital (web, app, social/third party platform), video, podcast, print and events.
The Business Development Director will drive innovation in order to deliver market leading thought-provoking and engaging campaigns and activations for luxury clients, and to drive subscriber engagement and retention.
The successful applicant will collaborate with teams to measure, test and iterate existing and new initiatives. They will also establish and nurture strong relationships between internal teams in product, editorial, sales, marketing/events and technology across The Economist’s titles.
To succeed in this role you must have:
The successful candidate must demonstrate:
Posting date: 15/09/2017
Closing date: 13/10/2017