The Economist

The Economist

Role Information

This is our most prestigious student role with the longest history. The role gives students a chance to work for one of the most respected brands in the world, and gain invaluable experience that will look amazing on your CV.


The successful candidate will be the face of the brand on campus, maintaining the reputation of the brand as well as constructing original marketing ideas to promote the student discounted rate and offers. This role will both be face-to-face and digital, so you need to be confident talking to other students and happy to use your online connections.


  • Full training – usually at The Economist head offices in London, Canary Wharf but Zoom will have to do this year. If you are still in the role next year you’ll bag yourself an invite.
  • Fantastic pay
  • Extremely flexible! and you will be able to do this around your studies and any other part time job
  • An amazing brand name to put on your CV
  • Great real-life marketing and sales experience
  • Experience building your own campus network
  • Experience that edge’s over other students when looking for future careers
  • Experience the ability to work around your class and extra-curricular schedule with ease.


The ideal candidate will be friendly and approachable, brimming with ideas on how to make as many students as possible aware of The Economist. You will be sociable and reliable with an interest in the media and marketing and have a good knowledge of your university.


Above all, we would like some one who has a very positive attitude, very reliable and motivated by hitting targets.


If this sounds like the role for you please apply by clicking the button below – it only take 5mins. Good luck!