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Newark, New Jersey

Economist

Finance & Insight   |   Job ID  1365208
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Job Summary

Audible is looking for a talented teammate to join our economics team as senior manager of economic insights. The Audible Economics organization works across the business to measure and maximize the value Audible delivers to customers, creators, and communities globally. In this role, there is a focus on partnering with our economists and data scientists to craft analyses that solve crucial questions for external content stakeholders, including publishers, authors, and the broader creative community of spoken-word entertainment and audiobooks. In addition to helping shape analyses, you will be responsible for translating findings into key, actionable insights, and communicating them clearly to a range of audiences.

We are searching for someone who has exceptional presentation, writing, and data visualization skills; a thorough knowledge of analytical methods used in economics, statistics, and data science; and an exemplary ability to tell simple, compelling stories with data. As Audible continues to redefine the ways people access, discover, and share stories, you will be at the forefront of discussions with our content team and creators on how to evolve the industry to discover new value for customers and storytellers alike.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
· Partner with content and strategy leadership to develop a roadmap of key analytical questions for creators.
· Conceptualize and deliver analytical, data-driven solutions to those key questions, in original analyses and in partnership with staff economists and data scientists.
· Produce data-driven recommendations to augment our content strategy and maximize value for customers and creators.
· Develop innovative partnership structures and deal making strategies with existing and new creative partners.

Basic Qualifications

· MBA or, PhD or MS in Economics, Statistics, or Public Policy, with 3+ years of industry experience required.
· Experience in statistical or economic analysis.
· Proficient in SQL and Tableau, or similar software.
· Deep understanding of and interest in digital media content and subscription businesses.
· Excellent communication skills and proven ability to work with technical and non-technical partners.

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience in program or policy evaluation.
· Digital media content royalties and analytics experience.

ABOUT AUDIBLE
At Audible, we innovate and inspire through the power of voice. We're changing the narrative on storytelling. As a leading producer and provider of original spoken-word entertainment and audiobooks, we've redefined the ways people access, discover, and share stories. The stories we tell have the ability to transport and transform everyday moments into meaningful experiences and it's our people who make Audible's service possible. We're listeners, storytellers, and problem-solvers. Our perspectives and experiences power our ideas and come together in our mission to unleash the power of the spoken word.

Audible is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Audible is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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