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Reference: 79982

Date Added: 24 August 2021
Closing Date: 24 September 2021

Job Title: Economic analysts

Working For: Metro Dynamics

Location: London

Salary: £25k - £35k per annum

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Metro Dynamics is an independent consultancy that provides strategic advice to those who lead, do business or invest in local economies. We work with local government, local enterprise partnerships, and private sector investors and developers across the UK and internationally.
We are seeking to hire talented economists and analysts to both our Manchester and London offices:

Successful candidates can expect to be involved in:

  • Supporting analytical and economic consultancy projects through researching specific topics and preparing draft information for internal use and for clients
  • Undertaking data analysis and presentation of statistics and spatial information
  • Providing day-to-day support as required to the activities of the business

Candidates are expected to:

  • Have one to three years’ relevant working experience
  • Have an economics, data science or analyst background and be comfortable with statistical analysis and data work.
  • Have excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Be able to demonstrate experience in statistics and analysing data and have good familiarity with Microsoft Excel
  • Be able to demonstrate interest and experience in topics relevant to our business

Experience of using PowerBI, GIS software (ArcGIS / QGIS), experience of relevant statistics packages (STATA, etc.), and / or understanding of data analytics tools / languages (e.g. R) would be beneficial but is not essential.

We are currently working remotely, with all client and internal work done digitally, but as Government guidance develops Consultants will be expected to travel around the UK to support project work as required.

Closing Date: 24 September 2021

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will be held in late September and October, with a start date ideally later in the Autumn (however, we can be flexible on this).

Application Details

Please send a CV and covering letter to Elizabeth.peters@metrodynamics.co.uk  with the subject line ‘Metro Dynamics – Consultant’, plus the office location you are applying to. In your covering letter please explain why you would be suitable for this position. Unfortunately, we are not able to consider applications submitted without a covering letter.

Please note: all applicants must have the relevant permissions to work in the UK.

Website: https://www.metrodynamics.co.uk/

Additional Notes