The Economist Events—the award-winning events and conferences division of The Economist Group—seeks a Programme Assistant to develop our exciting events. With overall responsibility for the format and content of our global events, and drawing on the editorial resources of The Economist, we look to provide world-class speaker lists and audience-led events; this role is responsible for delivering on that promise.
The Programme Assistant will be responsible for providing integral assistance to programme editors who are in charge of creating the programme and securing world-class eakers for The Economist Events. The role requires strong written and oral communication skills, project management ability and business acumen. The role also involves collaboration and teamwork with other events team members.
How you will contribute:
The ideal skills for this role are: