The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is the research and analysis division of The Economist Group and the world leader in global business intelligence. Created in 1946, we have 70 years’ experience in helping businesses and governments to understand how the world is changing and how that creates opportunities to be seized and risks to be managed. Consistently rated one of the best for-profit think tanks for the quality and accuracy of our data and forecasting.
The EIU’s Public Policy Consulting Practice in Washington, D.C. seeks a Business Development Recruiter and Coordinator for our Washington, DC office to support proposal and project start-up activities. The Business Development Recruiter will be responsible for providing recruitment support to EIU’s US Government (USG) Business Development Team as part of the proposal preparation process for USG and other institutional donor-funded opportunities. This role will lead recruitment efforts on open and upcoming bids for potential program staff – key personnel and core staff and will also assist in the development of recruitment resources and guidelines specific to USAID, MCC and other USG funding sources.
How you will contribute:
Proposal Recruitment (50%)
Proposal Coordination (25%)
Project Support (25%)
Ideal skills for this role are: