Electronic Arts Inc. is a leading global interactive entertainment software company. EA delivers games, content and online services for Internet-
connected consoles, personal computers, mobile phones and tablets.
We are EA
We entertain millions of people across the globe with the most amazing and immersive interactive software in the industry.
But making games is hard work. That’s why we employ the most creative, passionate people in the industry.
The Challenge Ahead :
We are looking for an experienced Director to lead the newly established International Analytics & Insights team based in Geneva, with team members located in Geneva, Bucharest and Sydney.
The mission of the group is to broaden and articulate EAs understanding of how consumers purchase and play video games, how we improve the efficiency of marketing activations and helping us understand market dynamics and growth potential.
The role will collaborate within the Publishing and Marketing organizations in transforming these insights into strategies and executions.
You will be tasked with steering insight development for the region and provide direction on strategy design and ensure that the EA regional executions and tactics fulfil the International Publishing Organization objectives and strategies that can be measured, assessed and continuously improved.
This is a leadership role responsible for driving strategy, influence and team development across a wide range of franchises and business units.
What an Insights & Analytics Director does at EA :
Create and drive a strategic vision and forward-thinking insight development for the International Marketing Organization
Manage the function by providing guidance, development and mentorship to a team of analytics and insights professionals
Build relationships and influence key stakeholders across Global Publishing and Marketing teams to ensure that International Marketing is connected and working towards maintaining global efficiencies
Drive collaboration within the Global Analytics group, including Studio Analytics, Data Science, Marketing Analytics, Consumer Insights, and User Experience Research
Find new opportunities to explore data to improve the player experience, improve the marketing campaigns, drive incremental revenue and / or reduce costs across all International territories
Determine optimal ways to present actionable analytics and recommendations for future execution
Drive the execution of campaign performance reports to provide key learnings and feedback (trends, patterns, irregularity) for the International Marketing team
Implement and champion analytics best practices and a cohesive, standardized approach
Create and influence regional strategy development by leveraging deep experience in strategy design, sales and marketing
The next great EA Insights & Analytics Director also needs :
B.A. or B.S. in Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computer Science, and / or Engineering Sciences graduate degree preferred
10+ years of professional experience with successful history of using data to solve real-world problems
Minimum of 6 years’ experience in managing a large cross-functional team, including people managers
Prior experience in marketing or supporting marketing teams required
Solid understanding of standard modelling strategies and descriptive statistics
Excellent people leadership qualities including mentorship of senior managers to excel their growth as future leaders and development of high potential employees
Superb communication skills, with ability to use data to tell compelling stories and finding the optimal way for team to present actionable analytics and recommendations for future execution
Comfortable interacting with and influencing diverse stakeholders including senior executives
Self-starter with passion, energy, enthusiasm to drive results and affect meaningful change who views challenges as opportunities
A team player who can work collaboratively within the group and across business units / functions
Proven ability to work in a fast-paced environment, and to meet changing deadlines and priorities on multiple simultaneous projects
Eager to translate research findings, information and data into actionable insights and to make critical business decisions and recommendations
An ability to anticipate future consequences and trends accurately and provide recommendations on trend discovery
Passion for innovation and continuously inspiring credible insight exploration aimed to meeting business needs
Desirable Skills and Experience
Track record in establishing an insights and data centric culture
Experience managing a remote team
Passion for videogames
What’s in it for you? Glad you asked!
Competitive annual salary
Annual bonus scheme
Game & digital download credit
Private medical, dental and life insurance
22 days of annual leave
Excellent location in Central Geneva, 10 minutes from the train station
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Take your career to the next level apply today!
Please apply with a cover letter and CV in English.
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EA also makes workplace accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities as required by applicable law.