ESA is looking for a Head of the Market Analysis and Business Intelligence Section.
ESA is an equal opportunity employer, committed to achieving diversity within the workforce and creating an inclusive working environment. For this purpose, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates irrespective of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, beliefs, age, disability or other characteristics. Applications from women are encouraged.
The Directorate of Telecommunications and Integrated Applications supports innovation to boost the competitiveness of European industry in the global space market. This involves a wide range of activities, from space-based technology, systems, and products for telecommunications development to the down-to-Earth application of space-based services, and entails engagement with a wide range of industrial, entrepreneurial and institutional partners.
The Strategy, Programme and Transformation Office provides support for implementation of the Directorate’s remit in programme development, business analysis and development, and in programme strategic communication and market intelligence. It works to strengthen the relationship with the EU and support new partnerships with the space and non-space sectors, new innovative multi-disciplinary activities, new strategic programme lines, and innovative public-private financing solutions. It is leading the transformation towards an increased socio-economic impact on Europe’s economy and society.
You will report to the Head of the Strategy, Programme and Transformation Office and be responsible for the analysis and business intelligence of markets and businesses relevant to connectivity and space solutions and for defining and implementing a related strategy to provide market guidance for the Directorate’s programme and business developments.
You will contribute to the drawing up of a market vision for the Directorate, and help promote and communicate TIA programme actions with market actors. You will also contribute to the further transformation of TIA programme action in response to the ongoing fundamental market changes of the 2020s.
You and your team will be:
Market Analysis and Business Intelligence in the European and international commercial space sector or digital
Business and market intelligence and analysis
Experience in opportunity management and/or investment schemes
Experience in driving strategic engagement
Experience with international business partnerships between space, telecom or media and vertical markets (e.g. transport, energy, health, government, security)
A Master’s degree in an engineering or scientific discipline is required for this post.
You should also have:
People management experience is an asset, as is international experience, i.e. outside your home country, as well as experience in diverse functional areas relevant to ESA activities.
Direct experience of working with a commercial telecommunications or information solutions company or operator will be a distinct advantage.
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The closing date for applications is 01 July 2021.
At the Agency we value diversity and we welcome people with disabilities. Whenever possible, we seek to accommodate individuals with disabilities by providing the necessary support at the workplace. The Human Resources Department can also provide assistance during the recruitment process. If you would like to discuss this further please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that applications are only considered from nationals of one of the following States: Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and Canada, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovenia.
The European Space Agency (ESA) is an equal opportunities employer that offers competitive salaries exempt from national income tax and excellent employment conditions, such as allowances for expatriates and relocation support. For more information: http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Careers_at_ESA
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