As the research and analysis division of the Economist Group, The Economist Intelligence Unit (The EIU) helps leaders prepare for opportunity, empowering them to act with confidence when making strategic decisions. The EIU is the global standard in providing quality, actionable intelligence to the public and private sector, assessing issues that impact the marketplace for over 200 countries.
The Research Analyst will play a key role in supporting the research and analysis of The EIU’s Global Forecasting team. He/she will work closely on topics related to international/comparative politics, economics and policy. About 40% of the job involves research co-ordination/management; the rest is pure editing, research, analysis and writing.
We are looking for an intellectually curious and exceptionally organised self-starter who is passionate about international affairs and will fit in with a talented group of analysts based across the world.
The Research Analyst will report to The EIU’s Lead for Commerce and Regulation, who is based in Washington DC. He/she will also collaborate with The EIU’s Chief Economist.
How you will contribute:
The ideal skills for this role include: