The Economist Intelligence Unit

Go Back

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, financial firms and governments to understand how the world is changing and how that creates opportunities to be seized and risks to be managed.

Latest jobs

Programme Assistant (contract)

Location: Gurgaon, india

for more details
and all jobs



The Economist Intelligence Unit

Gurgaon INDIA



Site Logo

Research Analyst, Public Policy

Location:
(INDIA) and Gurgaon
Job Reference:
10386
Functional Area/Experience:
Business, Accounting & Finance / 1 Year
Share:
Facebook Twitter
Job Description:

Job Description & Qualifications

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is a leading provider of country, industry and public policy analysis. As the research and consulting arm  of The Economist Group, we deliver information that helps organizations to understand major developments in business affairs, governmental policy and development economics.

The Public Policy, Economics and Politics practice within EIU is recruiting for a research analyst to work within an internationally-focused and diverse team. The successful candidate will help to support our consulting projects, and to deliver bespoke research with a strong public policy element.

How you will contribute

  • Prepare and deliver research inputs and reports for client consulting projects, including economic analysis,  benchmarking, data collection, interpretation, analysis and presentations
  • Work with Project Managers to present interim project status and final project deliverables to clients
  • Work with consultant colleagues around the world to prepare scoping documents and proposals for potential clients, helping to interpret their research requirements
  • Support efforts to deliver excellent project results in such areas as policy analysis, scenario planning, political and economic analysis, and risk assessments.
  • Research, understand and interpret regulations so as to support cross-country policy analysis.
  • Develop methods and approaches for research that will help to scale up the business and to ensure consistent quality of output
  • Work with the Country Analysis team and other parts of the Economist Intelligence Unit to secure their input to client research projects and their support in product development
  • Work with senior staff and project managers to deliver projects to strict deadlines and within budget, ensuring achievement of agreed revenue and contribution targets for their own projects
  • Maintain effective relationships with other parts of the Economist Intelligence Unit, including Sales, Country Analysis, and Thought Leadership

The ideal skills for this role are

  • One to two years previous experience in a role related to economic analysis and fulfilling client projects; exposure to a consulting environment and supporting senior consultants; ability to conduct literature reviews and write other background documents
  • Graduate/Post-Graduate in Government Affairs, Public Policy or International Relations or quantitative subjects such as Economics or Econometrics
  • A strong understanding of macroeconomic and demographic concepts; familiarity with legislative/regulatory concepts; familiarity with a range of public policy sectors, including development economics, sustainability, hunger, finance, etc; strong numeracy skills
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Excel; excellent communication skills
  • Excellent written and spoken English skills
  • An excellent eye for detail; must be able to remain calm during periods of high workload
  • Understanding of basic development economics concepts 
  • A strong understanding of public policy concepts, such as regulation, legislative issues and advocacy 
  • Advanced Powerpoint skills; ability to produce highly professional, interesting and attractive PPT slide decks for proposals and as client deliverables
  • Good writing and analytical skills 

If this role matches your skills, experience and motivations then please submit your CV with a covering note identifying why you feel you would be a great addition to the team along with your salary expectations.

In return, we provide a supportive and progressive environment with a wide range of opportunities for you to grow both personally and professionally.

The Economist Group values diversity. We are committed to equal opportunities and creating an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants regardless of ethnic origin, national origin, gender, race, colour, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age.

Site Logo

Digital Producer

Location:
(INDIA) and Gurgaon
Job Reference:
10268
Functional Area/Experience:
Marketing, advertising and PR / 1 Year
Share:
Facebook Twitter
Job Description:

Job Description & Qualifications

As our business develops and expands its multiplatform approach to advertising, it is vital that we have in-house technical and product specialism on our existing and emerging digital capabilities. The Digital Delivery Team has been created as a digital centre of excellence to consolidate technical expertise, product development, vendor management and production within the same team.

The Digital Producer is responsible for the production of digital deliverables from start to finish including website projects, web and in app advertising units, and other interactive formats and components for integrated programs. The role reports to the Global Head of Digital Delivery in London, and partners closely with global teams across the Economist Group. As such, while the role is based on local hours some flexibility will be required to cover day-to-day contact with New York and London. 

Accountabilities

How you will contribute:

  • Work with digital development agencies and internal teams to manage the production of website builds and ad projects
  • Utilize knowledge of digital delivery capabilities and partners to contribute relevant, interesting ideas
  • Collaborate with analytics, infrastructure, information security, design, sales, and other group teams or stakeholders to ensure successful delivery and ongoing maintenance of digital assets 
  • Own the identification and resolution of bugs, issues and other technical fixes
  • Contribute to the tracking and processing of digital delivery costs, training and information content (digital delivery website, training presentations, process documentation)
  • Participate in product and platform evaluations, pricing, prototyping and onboarding for the digital deliverables of integrated programmes

Experience, skills and professional attributes

The ideal skills for this role are:

  • Knowledge of web development, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, ad build and trafficking, QA, analytics and insight, data visualization, etc.
  • Prior experience in copywriting, graphic design & illustration, infographics, animation, video editing, social media campaign management, project management, content management, etc.
  • Proficiency with online tools for content such as WordPress or other CMS’, Google Analytics, Google Tag Manager, Ad Builders, Web Page Builders, data visualisation tools, etc.
  • An understanding of the global media marketplace and competitor landscape as well as trends in design, storytelling, and tech
  • Strong ability to multi-task and prioritise work effectively to move between distinct projects
  • Detail-oriented, solution-oriented, and ability to think on your feet

If this role matches your skills, experience and motivations then please submit your CV with a covering note identifying why you feel you would be a great addition to the team along with your salary expectations.

In return, we provide a supportive and progressive environment with a wide range of opportunities for you to grow both personally and professionally. 

Site Logo

Software Engineer- Front End

Location:
(INDIA) and Gurgaon
Job Reference:
10267
Functional Area/Experience:
Business, Accounting & Finance / 2 Years
Share:
Facebook Twitter
Job Description:

Job Description & Qualifications

The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver our information through a range of formats, from newspapers and magazines to conferences and electronic services. 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.

We are looking for a Software Developer for building the website and our subscription fulfillment engine for our chinese offering The Economist Global Business Review. As part of the journey you will be working along with the Product Owner & other stakeholders in proving the roadmap and building the strategy.

Accountabilities

How will you contribute:

● Develop new user-facing features, build reusable code and libraries for future use using React
   JS, Material UI
● Write business logic using JavaScript, Typescript
● Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
● Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
● Collaborate with other team members
● Create quality mockups and prototypes
● Ensure Web Standards are in place, troubleshooting, debugging web apps

Experience, skills and professional attributes

The ideal candidate for this role:

● Minimum 2 Years of experience in HTML5,CSS3, JavaScript
● Having at least 1+ years of experience in React JS, Redux, Redux Saga etc.
● Hands on experience working with Object Oriented JavaScript, JavaScript libraries and their
   practical uses in building complex interactive experience
● Hands on experience with ES6 and should be up to date with new specifications and cross
   browser compatibility
● Sound knowledge of common JavaScript design patterns, MVC, Atomic design paradigm
● Experience of TypeScript and Node JS is a plus
● Understanding of Webpack bundler and build systems like Grunt
● Experience with TDD using Jest and working with utilities like Enzyme
● Knowledge of web standards, progressive enhancements, and accessibility concerns
● Experience of CSS frameworks and architecture that go hand-in-hand with React JS.
   Understanding of Responsive web design principles and mobile first approach
● Understanding of best practices and standards that go hand-in-hand with modern web
   development
● Experience in Single Page Application development, GIT and Agile methodology

If this role matches your skills, experience and motivations then please submit your CV with a covering note identifying why you feel you would be a great addition to the team along with your salary expectations.

In return, we provide a supportive and progressive environment with a wide range of opportunities for you to grow both personally and professionally.