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Head of Future Growth Product
  • Drive “the next big idea” and help shape News Corp’s future in innovation
  • Join Australia’s most influential media organisation
  • 12 month contract role within the Future Growth function

You’re a hands-on strategic thinker, analytical, motivated and a self-starter. Your commercial awareness allows you to identify new business ideas, assess their potential and bring them to life.

What’s the role?

  • Develop disruptive growth ideas into scaled products / businesses that drive consumer revenue
  • Work closely with strategy, finance, technology, marketing, customer research, and analytics teams in order to identify, develop, nurture and embed the new products / businesses
  • Extract insights from research, market data and analytics to articulate and support sound strategic recommendations
  • For a new idea, be able to define the opportunity, customer value proposition, business model, technology requirements and go-to-market plan
  • Present recommendations to senior leaders through the creation of compelling written strategies and presentation materials
  • Contribute and execute new thinking to expand the growth pipeline and influence teams to change the status quo
  • Lead the development of the overall innovation strategy for the new Future Growth team as it establishes itself in the organisation.

Who are you?

  • Strong leadership and influencing skills across levels of the organisation
  • Experience in developing new ideas into scaled products / businesses through driving the strategic analysis, commercial models and business cases
  • Entrepreneurial spirit, comfortable with failing and learning fast
  • Ability to articulate complex business issues to executive stakeholders
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
  • Understanding of cloud based applications/platforms and delivery methodologies such as Lean / Agile will be an advantage
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar role

What’s in it for you?

  • Collaborative environment
  • Opportunity to innovate, challenge the norm and pioneer the way forward
  • Variety of work where no two days are the same
  • Exposure to local and global senior leadership
  • Make a difference as part of Australia’s most influential media organisation

Who are we?
The nation's most influential media organisation, and the largest publisher across print and digital, News Corp Australia reaches an unduplicated audience of 16 million Australians every month. As well as our famous news and sport brands, we lead the way in fashion, food, health, real estate and parenting.

Where do I sign?

This is a 12-month fixed term contract role

Apply now or for more information on careers at News Corp Australia visit

Job Ref: AU1234AC000236
Submitted: 30-11-2018 10:16 AM

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