Economists/Senior Economists, Consulting - Sydney

BIS Oxford Economics, part of Oxford Economics Group, is a leading independent economics, construction and property forecasting company. We are looking for people who want to take the next step in their careers to join the team, as Economists/Senior Economists. As the market leader, BIS Oxford Economics provide excellent career opportunities, with the team working across a range of different sectors to deliver the economic information our clients need.

The Role

As an Economist/Senior Economist you will ideally have 1-3/4-7 years’ experience in a similar role and will be looking to further your career. You will hold a very good economics degree or similar. You will want to apply your robust quantitative skills and understanding of the economy to tangible questions and challenges posed by our clients. The successful applicant will work on all aspects of a client engagement including proposal writing, project management, analytical work and communicating the results to the clients. We are looking for candidates to fill roles across a number of areas, including construction, property, economic impact analysis and economic modelling and scenario analysis.

This is an ideal opportunity to advance your career. BIS Oxford Economics is a rapidly growing organisation with offices situated around the world. We promote a friendly, collaborative and high achieving environment. Good analytical skills and evidence of being proactive in using economics to answer (external, internal or policymaker) clients questions are a must. Previous consulting experience would be advantageous, but not essential.

Skills and Experience: Required
  • Undergraduate degree in Economics or related field (honours desired but not essential)
  • You will be comfortable working and liaising with our clients who are typically senior management in large corporations and government organisations.
  • A proven, demonstrable track record of economic or industry analysis and research,
  • Must be highly organised and able to manage multiple deliverables at once
  • Candidate must have strong presentation and writing skills
  • Must have excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Must be a self-starter, with the drive to set and reach ambitious goals
  • Must be a team player
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain economic concepts and quantitative results, as well as their implications, to non-specialists.
Skills and Experience: Desired
  • Advanced degree in Economics
  • Experience conducting construction, mining or infrastructure market research and analysis.
  • Experience conducting macroeconomics or property market research and analysis.
  • Experience in economic impact, cost-benefit analysis, survey design and other forms of applied econometric analysis
  • Applying and assuring quantitative analytical techniques as applied to large datasets;
How to apply

Please click Apply Now to send your CV (resumé) and cover letter and complete the online application form. Your cover letter should explain how you meet our requirements and why you would be a good fit for this role.

Oxford Economics is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws.

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