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Manager (m/f) Strategic Research & Innovation

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Frühestmöglicher Eintrittstermin Juli 2016 is METRO AG's newly established internal digital strategy consulting group. is a ~20-person strong team established by the CEO and accountable for leading and guiding the implementation of the company's 'digital restaurant' innovation initiative in support of its €30 billion wholesale 'cash & carry' club business. We are seeking someone with a super smart and agile personality who can assist in building up and running our Discovery & Analysis practice and help turn resulting intelligence output into actionable content. Become part of a new, pivotal 'digital restaurant' innovation team inside METRO Group that is entrepreneurial, collaborative, and forward-looking with an emphasis on immediate action and impact within a long-term strategic view.

Therefore we are looking for an Manager (m/f) Strategic Research & Innovation

With focus on the burgeoning global hospitality innovation and startups ecosystem, this position requires strong ability to identify best-in-class startups and to evaluate corresponding trends. You will need to be able to communicate resulting findings and recommendations both inside METRO as well to our outside hospitality technology stakeholder community. With that in mind, you possess a strong general understanding of emerging 'disruptive' technologies (e.g. POS, mobile, data), plus familiarity with 'digital restaurant' business model concepts at intersection of 'smart content' and 'viral community' building, you bring expertise in turning actionable research intelligence into publishable content, that is both insightful and compelling. Your understanding of day-to-day restaurant operations, pain-points, and success drivers is a big plus, as well as your general familiarity with data science concepts and their impact on research and intelligence capturing.


  • Track and interpret trends intelligence and make startup recommendations specific to the hospitality sector
  • Communicating corresponding findings to management and project teams on a regular basis
  • Help our Community Evangelist convert actionable findings into compelling thought leadership content for Web publishing
  • Drives results via our 3rd-party ‘data science’ vendors (machine learning, weak signal detection, relevancy)

Core Competencies

  • Understanding of complex digital ecosystems and metrics vital to educated decision-making
  • A constant urge to introduce fresh ideas and insights in a relevant way
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-moving and constantly evolving high-growth environment
  • A high energy personality that is both detail oriented and a critical thinker

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong analytics skills including MS Office (Excel / PPT)
  • Practical project management experience
  • Emerging technology know-how
  • Hospitality industry experience a must
  • Basic web publishing expertise a plus
  • Consulting background ideal
  • Fluency in English required, other language is a plus

Metro AG, HR Campus, Nadine Wulf
Metro Str. 8, 40235 Düsseldorf