The Economist is a leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs, published weekly in print and digital editions, and daily through our apps and websites. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences, films and audio. What ties us together is the objectivity of our opinion, the originality of our insight and our advocacy of economic and political freedom around the world.
The Economist Policy + Thought Leadership is the research and consulting arm of The Economist Group, specializing in evidence-based research programs that build awareness and influence markets and policy on the biggest issues facing our world. Our solutions empower clients to shape discourse on key issues with influencers across public and private spheres. Uniquely, we combine the depth of a think tank with the reach of a global media company. Our clients include leading companies, governments and non-profits.
Based in New York or Washington, D.C., the Principal will work with the team to grow our business in the Americas. This is a key client-facing role, with team management responsibilities, in an entrepreneurial, high-growth, global division. The ideal candidate will bring credibility in their area of expertise, intellectual ambition, a commercial appetite, and a collaborative mind-set.
How you will contribute:
Ideal skills and attributes include: