Senior Analyst, Middle East & North Africa

London, England, United Kingdom | Research MENA | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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Eurasia Group is the leading independent global political risk and research consulting firm. We provide financial, corporate and government clients with information and insight on how political developments around the world impact our clients’ interests and objectives (www.eurasiagroup.net).

We are looking for a Senior Analyst, Middle East & North Africa to join our team.


Eurasia Group is seeking an experienced and versatile senior hire for the firm’s Middle East and North Africa practice. The ideal candidate should have deep knowledge of the domestic politics of Egypt and North Africa; understanding of Gulf or levant politics is a plus. The analyst should also have an understanding of the political economy of key MENA markets, the intersection between government policy and the business environment, and fiscal policy dynamics.

In this role, you will analyze how political, security, economic, and geopolitical developments in the region affect the interests and operations of Eurasia Group’s global markets clients. You will have the ability to analyze specific economic sectors important to the region and pertinent structural reforms.

Our work environment is often fast-paced and very demanding. You must have an entrepreneurial spirit, intellectual rigor, and strong discipline. You must have excellent written and oral presentation skills in English and be comfortable presenting before private sector clients. You will be supporting the coordination of research projects and ensuring the timely delivery of high-quality products.

You will have professional experience that reflects strong skills and a deep understanding of the coverage countries. Candidates with significant in-country experience are preferred, and a relevant advanced degree is required. Professional/research fluency in Arabic is highly preferred.


We strive to put politics first for our clients. This requires us to maintain a company culture that puts people first. We are committed to fostering an environment that is inclusive, empowering, and globally-minded. We firmly believe that diversity in gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, cultural background, religion, disability, and age brings ideas and perspectives to the table that make our analysis stronger for our clients and make our company a better place to work for our people. Our leadership team is committed to embedding diversity and inclusion into everything we do and how we lead.

Perks Of Working At Eurasia Group

  • An amazing mission -- to help our clients capitalize on the opportunities and manage the risks created by the impact of politics on markets around the world.
  • The opportunity to work with a talented and entrepreneurial team in a global environment.
  • Flexible work environment, with contemporary offices located in New York, DC, Singapore, Tokyo, Sao Paulo, and London.
  • PTO bank of 25 days and 2 summer Fridays.
  • A strong belief in work-life balance.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Business casual dress code.