The Smithsonian Institution (SI) is seeking a Director, Data Analytics & Insights, according to a job posting on USAJobs.com.
The Smithsonian is embarking on an Institutional-wide digital transformation led by the Office of Digital Transformation (ODT) to become a digitally empowered Institution that builds purposeful connections between the knowledge we share and the people we serve. The Director of Data Analytics & Insights will be responsible for delivering data-informed, actionable insights that support Smithsonian’s digital transformation and the advancement of Smithsonian’s business and organizational goals using data and analytics. This position plays a key role in establishing and championing an organizational culture of data-informed decision making.
Responsibilities for the Director, Data Analytics & Insights include:
- Create and execute a pan-SI strategy for how Smithsonian’s business and organizational goals can be advanced using data and analytics.
- Consult SI leadership on the methods and techniques that make data meaningful and usable in measuring and achieving organizational goals
- Direct and oversee the development and implementation of a wide range of data-gathering efforts and comprehensive data studies, including developing data analyses, that produce data-informed, actionable insights for leadership to enhance and provide options for strategic and tactical decisions that further organizational goals.
- Plan, organize, direct, supervise, and manage the personnel and activities of the Analytics & Insights team.