Research Economist

Birmingham Temporary £50,000 - £52,984 per year
  • Exciting opportunity for a Research Economist to join a high profile body
  • Conduct cost benefit analysis and assessment of wider economic effects

About Our Client

My client is a high profile organisation which influences and contributes to the research and development of high-quality international financial reporting standards and assessing their adoption for use in the UK.

Job Description

Research Economist

Birmingham

Role:

  • Providing input into the development of two surveys (one to companies preparing accounts, the other one to investors) aimed at collecting data for a cost/benefit analysis.
  • Assisting with the distribution of the two surveys
  • Assisting with relevant engagement with stakeholders (1-2-1 interviews, other engagement) to bolster the quantitative survey results
  • Supporting the economics team leader in the analysis of the survey data and the estimation of market-wide costs for preparers, including through the estimation of econometric models
  • Assisting the economics team with other tasks

The Successful Applicant

Research Economist

Birmingham

Essential:

  • A postgraduate qualification in Economics or a related field.
  • Extensive knowledge of economic theory and quantitative methods.
  • Research experience in industry, government, NGOs or academia
  • Experience conducting qualitative interviews
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

What's on Offer

  • 6 month FTC
  • £52,984.60
  • Based in Birmingham with willingness to travel to London
  • 4 days per fortnight in the office

Public Sector and Government

Contact
Brighde N-Luxmoore
Quote job ref
JN-052024-6424160
Phone number
+44 207 269 2495

Job summary

Job function
Policy
Subsector
Regulation
Sector
Public Sector
Location
Birmingham
Contract type
Temporary
Consultant name
Brighde N-Luxmoore
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2495
Job reference
JN-052024-6424160