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.
We have a new opening within the Global Advisory practive for a bright Intern, hungry to learn and gain commercial experience within a new You will be reporting directly to The Executive Director of The EIU Advisory Business, providing a high level of support to help the top team shape the future of the EIU. This is a great opportunity for an intellectually and commercially curious, creative and ambitious person. You will have exposure to a range of pioneering thought leaders and issues, as well commercial matters.
How you will contribute:
We are introducing new products to complement the existing proposition within the consulting practice and analysis practice. You will be supporting the innovation of products and services across the analytics and advisory businesses.
On the Analysis side:
You will deliver insights in new forms and formats and through different types of written product; promote greater access to our leading Analysts; access to policy makers via Conference calls and via Roundtable events.
On the Advisory side:
You will deliver strategies and counsel to Boardrooms to enhance corporate competitiveness and protect the client’s license-to-operate and build their permission-to-grow
To drive this agenda you will be working with the team to develop, create and deliver these new services in order to reposition the EIU in the marketplace and increase revenue and market share for the EIU.
The ideal skills for this role include: