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AI Strategist job description

An AI Strategist is a visionary role that orchestrates the integration of artificial intelligence into business strategies to boost efficiency, innovation, and competitive edge. This expert identifies AI opportunities and ensures alignment with business objectives to drive sustainable growth.

Alexandros Pantelakis
Alexandros Pantelakis

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What is an AI Strategist?

An AI Strategist is a pivotal role that involves understanding the potential of artificial intelligence technologies and applying this knowledge to craft strategies that align with and propel a company’s business goals. This role requires a deep understanding of both technology and business to effectively bridge the gap and drive meaningful innovation.

What does an AI Strategist do?

AI Strategists conduct comprehensive analyses to identify how AI can improve business processes, enhance customer experiences, and create new products or services. They design and oversee the implementation of AI strategies that incorporate ethical considerations and maximize ROI. Their work involves constant learning and adaptation to new technologies and market developments.

Key responsibilities

  • Strategically plan and manage AI initiatives to align with business goals and drive innovation
  • Lead the adoption and integration of AI technologies across business units to solve complex challenges and create value
  • Assess new AI technologies and their potential impact on the business, recommending investments and technology adoptions
  • Facilitate collaboration between departments to ensure that AI projects are effectively implemented and integrated

Job brief

We are seeking a dynamic AI Strategist to lead our efforts in integrating AI technology into our core business processes.

You will be responsible for crafting AI-driven business strategies that support our long-term goals, overseeing the deployment of AI solutions, and ensuring these initiatives deliver tangible benefits.

Your strategic foresight will help shape the future of our operations and drive significant market advantage.


  • Develop and implement comprehensive AI strategies that align with the company’s vision and goals
  • Lead cross-departmental collaboration to ensure seamless integration of AI solutions
  • Stay ahead of AI trends and maintain a deep understanding of advancements in the field
  • Evaluate and measure the effectiveness of AI technologies and adjust strategies as needed
  • Provide expert guidance and leadership on AI ethics and compliance issues

Requirements and skills

  • Master’s or higher in Computer Science, AI, Business Administration, or related fields
  • Extensive experience in strategy development, particularly in AI or digital transformation
  • Proficient in machine learning, statistical analysis, and software development
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate complex concepts to a non-technical audience
  • Strategic thinker with a proven track record of executing successful technology integration projects

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