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Senior Innovation Lead/R&D Manager – Data, Ideation, Value Propositions, Technology, B2C
£70-95k + benefits
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Senior Innovation Lead/R&D Manager – Data, Ideation, Value Propositions, Technology, B2B, B2C

A global FTSE 100 organisation are looking for an Innovation Lead/R&D Manager to join a new team within the company that will follow a start-up approach and sit within the companies data lab, this innovation team will focus on developing new ways to gain access to alternative data sources that the organisation currently find challenging to gain entry to. As well as providing the organisation with a single-minded innovation focus on the rapid development of new concepts, value propositions and partnerships, this new team will in turn development business models to facilitate access to these new types of data. The ideal candidate will have proven experience running/building an innovation team, understand the restraints of operating in a heavily regulated environment and be excited by working in a fast-paced iterate environment. The client is interested in seeing candidates that are excited by data and have a background in either: consulting, digital product, fintech, big data/analytics and/or product management.

Required skills:
  • A global innovation expert capable of driving ideation and development of value propositions
  • A passion for data and what new types of data can be used for
  • Someone that thrives off building new concepts and creating change
  • Proven experience in facilitating innovation sessions, whilst being in touch with major industry and technology trends
  • Focused on the needs of consumers and clients
This a fantastic opportunity to act as deputy to the MD for this team and assist with building out the team capability. Following a start-up approach this team will offer a fast-paced iterative environment with the support and backing a global brand.

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