Mindshare | Head of Data Intelligence

Data, Analytics & Insight Bangkok, Thailand


Position at Mindshare

Head of Data Intelligence will be responsible for supervising and leading Data Intelligence team. You have in-depth understanding of the processes behind data management, data mining, data visualization and analytics modeling that can turn data into insights. You will be required to work on data requests and projects from various stakeholders when needed.

Reporting of the role
This role reports to Mindshare CEO.

Responsibilities of the role:

  • Manage, support, and grow Data Intelligence team which consists of data engineers and data scientists.
  • Lead the team to deliver Business Intelligence solutions and create actionable business insights to answer business questions, drive business decisions, and develop recommendations.
  • Oversee the planning of data projects, prepare updates and implement all phases for projects.
  • Monitor work of Data Intelligence team and ensure effective implementation of all data projects to achieve all project objectives.
  • Work with stakeholders and functional teams to identify opportunities for leveraging data to drive business solutions.
  • Attend requirements meetings, assist customers in crafting their requests.
  • Participate in the management team.
  • Monitor industry trends to identify upcoming challenges or opportunities for the organization.
What you will need:

Technical Skills Requirements
  • Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or related discipline.
  • 5 years of professional work experience with extensive experience of Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence.
  • More than 2 years’ experience in Data Science.
  • Proficient with SQL, Python or R to manipulate data and draw insights from large data sets.
  • Solid understanding of machine learning.
  • Knowledge of statistical analysis and predictive modeling.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Key Skills Requirements
  • Have a strong passion for data and analytics.
  • Proven leadership experience of technical team.
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Business mindset.
  • Ability to work with clients and peers in a respectful and professional manner.
  • Comfort working in a dynamic group with several ongoing concurrent projects.

More about Mindshare

We were born in Asia in 1997, a start up with a desire to change the media world. Now we are a global agency with more than 7,000 employees in 116 offices across 86 countries, operating as one team - #teammindshare. We believe that in today’s world, everything begins and ends in media. We aim to be our clients’ lead business partner, to grow their business, and drive profitability through adaptive and inventive marketing. We do this through speed, teamwork and provocation and by operating as a network of networks rather than a rigid hierarchy. We create new things and have fun doing it. Whenever and wherever you join us, you open a door to opportunities in any and of all aspects of media, technology and innovation. We will support you, recognize you and reward you, making Mindshare the place where you do the best work of your career. 

Mindshare APAC has won 500 awards in the last year alone, including “Agency Network of the Year 2017” by both the MMA SMARTIES™ and Campaign Asia for the fifth and third consecutive year, respectively. Mindshare is part of GroupM, the media investment management arm of WPP, the world’s leading communications services group. To learn more about Mindshare and our philosophy of Original Thinking, visit us at www.mindshareworld.com and follow us on Twitter @mindshare and facebook.com/mindshareapac and linkedin.com/company/mindshare

About Thailand
In a population of 69 million people, Thailand’s mobile penetration is at a whopping 120% with smart phone penetration at 50%. Digital spend has grown 38% year-on-year and most people are now accessing the internet via mobile devices. Bangkok is one of the top Facebook cities in the world and Thailand ranks high in time spend viewing YouTube.

The audience fragmentation, following years of a virtual FTA TV duopoly, is creating huge trading and content opportunities. Thailand is one of the fastest-growing media markets in the region. Those looking for a rewarding and dynamic career in media have no better place to be than Thailand.

GroupM is an equal opportunity employer. We view everyone as an individual and we understand that inclusion is more than just diversity – it’s about belonging. We celebrate the fact that everyone is unique and that’s what makes us so good at what we do. We pride ourselves on being a company that embraces difference and truly represents the global clients we work with.