Jamedia production is recruiting
Business Analyst [Part time]

Jamedia production is looking for a smart, ambitious, business-minded person to join our team to help explore, research & develop a new innovative product in the educational content space.

About Jamedia Production

Jamedia production is an award-winning film and TV production company with empathy and edge. We create stories for the film and TV industry in Finland and globally. We want to entertain and challenge the audience at the same time.

Jamedia also has a long & successful track record in developing learning materials, in conjunction with leading educational publishers. We are now looking to use our experience from film- and tv-production and create a new innovation around visual educational material.

What will you be doing?

We're looking for a Business Analyst to join our core team to develop a new educational video innovation. The role is part-time, and will involve both participating in workshops and brainstorming sessions, and conducting project work between sessions.

Specifically, you will be:

  • working with the team to understand the market opportunity
  • working with the team to develop a new product
  • working with the team, partners and end users to test and validate emerging ideas
  • conducting market & competitor research
  • conducting user research
  • helping shape a go-to-market and funding strategy to bring the innovation to life

The project runs for 10 months (approximately) starting February 2023. The role is part-time, and we estimate a maximum commitment of 5 days / month. We're based in Helsinki, but we also work digitally & remotely. Our primary working language is English, but the team is also fluent in Swedish and Finnish. We support multiple ways of working, and we'll work with you to shape your involvement to enable maximum flexibility.

Who we're looking for
We're looking for a creative, business-minded person, with a background in new business / product development, and / or learning. You're energetic, smart, curious, fun and interested in exploring and developing new business ideas. You're a self-starter & you love getting stuff done. 

Core skills
  • open-minded, curious and ambitious
  • some experience in conducting market and / or user research
  • excellent English communication and writing skills
  • comfortable with uncertainty
  • outgoing & comfortable engaging and communicating with 3rd parties
  • digital-native - fluent in digital, remote work, and social media
  • genuine interest in content and new content opportunities

Nice to have skills
  • experience developing a product / new business opportunity
  • experience/interest in education
  • experience with lean startup methods
  • experience developing digital content and / or proficiency in digital design
  • ability to develop financial models
  • Swedish and/or Finnish language proficiency

How to apply

Interested? Send your CV & a cover-letter explaining why you think you'd be a good fit for this role to mia@jamediaproduction.com 

The application period is open until 30.12.2022. Interviews will take place in January 2023.