Senior Insights Manager

London, Netherlands
Job Type
Full-time, Contractor until 2024
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In this role, you will lead the insights function of our ClimateTech team to deliver new and persuasive research that identifies, promotes, informs and advances digital innovations that enable low- and middle-income countries to transition to low-carbon and climate-resilient economies.

You will formulate our learning agenda and lead programme’s research function via work with external contractors as well as through your own research efforts. You will ensure the delivery of high-quality research output in an actionable format. You will ensure that GSMA ClimateTech is positioned as the industry leader and key collaborator on the topic of digital technology’s role for achieving environmental sustainability. You will present the research findings and output at a range of external and internal events.

You will work closely with a broad range of external stakeholders (e.g. mobile operators, technology vendors and institutional actors), as well as with internal stakeholders within the programme and the broader GSMA.

Your excellent communication skills will allow you to build a solid understanding of the ecosystem, identify key stakeholders and trends, and recognise nascent opportunities. You will establish and maintain programme’s relationship network, building a strong community of practitioners with a shared vision of leveraging private sector and digital technology capabilities to solve the environmental challenges of our time.

You will formulate and communicate strategic and business frameworks to inform programme’s future implementation work on key topics and use-cases.

To achieve results, you will use your outstanding ability to explain technology concepts to non-tech audiences. You will also be able to clearly present strategic view, commercial rational, global best practice and viable business models for stakeholders. You will do so through a variety of formats and channels, including face-to-face presentations, adapting to your audience needs.

Across the diversity of roles at GSMA, there are core capabilities that all GSMA staff need, three key capabilities required for this role are Analysis, Agility and Influence.

Additional Information

The GSMA ClimateTech programme works to unlock the power of digital technology in low-and-middle-income countries (LMICs), to enable their transition towards a low-carbon and climate-resilient future. We do this through the collective support of the mobile industry, as well as public and private actors.

Through our research activities, we identify, promote and inform opportunities for digital innovation. Developing pathways for aligning climate action with the sustainable development agenda. We also catalyse vital partnerships. Between the GSMA, the mobile industry, tech innovators, governments and the development sector. Aiming to reduce fragmentation, facilitate scale and promote collective action

About the GSMA
The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting more than 750 operators with over 350 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem. Our mission is to further the strategic, commercial, technological, developing world and advocacy interests of our members. The GSMA produces industry-leading events such as Mobile World Congress, Mobile World Congress Shanghai, Mobile World Congress Americas and the Mobile 360 Series conferences.

Every day we work to harness the power of mobile to achieve our industry purpose – Connecting Everyone and Everything to a Better Future – through four main activities:

We provide strategic direction and thought leadership to our members
We drive collaborative industry programmes aimed at maintaining operator relevance in the digital world
We advocate for the industry to regulators, policymakers and society as a whole
We convene the broad mobile communications ecosystem and adjacent industry sectors at our industry-leading events