Econometrician

Recruiter
Combined Selection Group
Location
London, South East England
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
06 Jul 2017
Closes
05 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Econometrician required to work for a leading consultancy in London. This team focusses on the application of economics, statistics and econometrics across a wide range of sectors, but usually in relation to a commercial dispute, or a question of government policy, or economic regulation.

This team works closely with colleagues across several disciplines, to provide analysis in support of their projects - so you will be expected to be familiar with finance and valuations as well.

Required skills:

Interest, ability and experience in applying economics and econometrics to solve complex, unstructured problems;

Deep and intuitive understanding of the core principles in economics (especially microeconomics), statistics, and econometrics;

3 to 5 years of post-graduation professional experience, in a role that requires the direct application of economics or econometrics.

Examples include roles in economic consulting, as well as economic research and policy analysis for a financial institution, government department, industry regulator, regulated firm, think tank etc.;

Have an ACA, CFA, or other relevant qualification (preferably);Have a first (2.1 or better) or higher degree from a university with a reputation for excellence in the subject in question;

Be able to communicate effectively, including being able to draft detailed reports;

Have good project management skills with experience of managing people and individual work streams;

Be proficient in Stata or a similar statistical and econometric package (eViews, SAS, R etc). MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Knowledge of other software such as Microsoft VBA or Access is also desirable; and