Head of Research & Innovation - Strategy - Payments
Head of Research & Innovation - Strategy - Payments - Financial Services - Data Monetisation - Market analysis - Economic Analysis - Technology Looking for a Head of Research and Innovation to come and join a market leading Payments company based in London. In this position, you will be implementing ways of working, backed by research and market intelligence to inform strategy and business architecture where the company will act as a market catalyst. You will also be developing innovative ideas in the context of end-to-end service propositions involving a wide range of stakeholders, end-users and businesses. You will undertake market testing and driving forward the company's services in support of market competition and innovation. You will leading the research and innovation function as part of the Standards and Strategy Directorate, as well as working closely with the Head of Commercial, Standards and Architecture, enabling the development of end-to-end service propositions that catalyse the market informed by stakeholder needs. You will be managing the innovation catalyst budget to allocate investment on innovation areas/environments to maximise supplier collaboration and alignment to the wider eco-system strategy. In order to be successful in this position, you MUST have the following skills/experience: Strategic Development and execution Multi-stakeholder engagement Market analysis Economic analysis Commercial management Advanced communication and negotiation skills Technology understanding and appreciation of market application Knowledge of Financial Services and legal environment Market competition understanding Educated to a degree level If you have the required skills and feel as though you could be a good fit for this position, please apply for your CV to be considered. Or if not, please pass onto someone who you feel could be a good fit! ***Please don't call in, all CVs will be reviewed and successful candidates contacted*** Your International Talent Provider iKas International Limited is providing recruitment services for this role. By clicking 'APPLY NOW', you confirm that you understand that any personal data you submit through your application will be used to provide you with our recruitment services. For further detail on how iKas International Limited process your data, please read the iKas Privacy Statement.