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Reference: 82006

Date Added: 7 January 2022
Closing Date: 10 February 2022

Job Title: Economics researcher

Working For: Metro Dynamics

Location: London

Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum

Length of Contract: Permanent

Job Details

Metro Dynamics provides strategic advice to those leading, growing, or investing in cities and urban areas. We work with local government, local enterprise partnerships, and private sector investors and developers across the UK and internationally.

We are seeking talented Researchers with an interest in economics and data analysis for our Manchester and London offices.

Researchers at Metro Dynamics can expect to be involved in:

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

Candidates are expected to:

  • be a university graduates with a relevant degree (e.g. Economics, Geography)
  • have excellent written 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 GIS software (ArcGIS / QGIS), experience of relevant statistics packages (STATA, etc.), and understanding of data analytics tools / languages (e.g. R) would be beneficial but is not essential.

Salary is competitive and dependent on experience.

Closing Date: 10 February 2022

Interview/Start Dates

Closing date for applications is 5.30pm on Thursday 10 February 2022.

Interviews for the position will be in the weeks commencing 21 February 2021. Interviews will likely be held virtually.

Application Details

Send a CV and cover letter to Elizabeth.peters@metrodynamics.co.uk. Please note applications submitted without a cover letter will not be accepted.

In your cover please explain why you would be suitable for a role as a Researcher at Metro Dynamics

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

Additional Notes