Lead Economist – Research Foundation – Slough
£40 – 52,000 plus Benefits
Take an Economist position with this worldwide provider of research and analysis to a specific sector. This organisation is increasingly using economic approaches to interrogate the rich data sets available in their specialist field to identify the key factors. They are therefore now looking to appoint economists which an excellent set of technical skills and a passion for making a difference! Building on relationships with trusted partners, clients and data providers, as part of the overall research offering within this body, your work will go some way towards strengthening decision making in a specific field via data and evidence. A track record of economic research/analysis in academic, the public or private sector is ideal, with experience of applying economic principles and analysis to policy questions, and a willingness to be involved in all aspects of research projects – from empirical analysis to writing final reports and giving presentations. Strong quantitative research skills, including knowledge of statistical techniques used in applied economics and experience of developing economic models to support decision making are also essential. Desirable (but not essential) is any understanding of educational issues.
For further details about this influential opportunity, contact Carl at Resources Group with CV in WORD on firstname.lastname@example.org