Oxford Economics is one of the world's foremost global forecasting and research consultancies.
We have a fantastic opportunity for hard-working economics / finance students to join our team in Northern Ireland on a one year industrial placement. Positions are available on the following teams: Cities consultancy, Tourism economics and Macro consultancy.
As the year progresses, there will be the opportunity for successful candidates to gain experience within areas related to their degree subject. Our students will work closely with our experienced team of economists and take on some responsibility for analysis, country forecasting and econometrics. By joining our teams, you will achieve an in-depth practical knowledge related to your degree subject.
Requirements: You will need the following attributes:
A good grasp of economic theory
Expected grade of 2:1 or above
Experience using economic analysis and a variety of data in course work
Familiarity with Excel
A good eye for detail
Experience with the manipulation of datasets and software such as Access/Stata/Eviews would be a plus
The chosen candidates will receive 23 days of annual leave and a salary of £15,750 p.a. with the opportunity of a maximum 15% annual bonus (£18,120 p.a. in total), dependant upon a satisfactory performance.