Work experience 2014
The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. We deliver information through a range of formats, from newspaper and magazines to conferences and electronic services.
We are looking for sixth-form students, who are interested in one week’s unpaid work experience during July and August 2014. We will accept two students per week for six weeks.
The programme will provide you with an interesting overview of our businesses, in particular, our weekly newspaper, The Economist and The Economist Intelligence Unit. You will shadow several members of staff, gaining valuable insight into both our commercial and editorial practices.
If you have an interest in the publishing or media sector or are passionate about economics, politics or journalism please apply by Friday January 31st 2014.
To apply, please complete this application form here.
If you would like to apply for our work experience programme, you must have the existing right to work in the UK.
We will pay reasonable travel expenses within London.
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, gender, religious beliefs, disability, sexual orientation or age.