Economic Consultant (Experienced - hybrid)
Job Type
Full-time
Description

  

From the moment you walk through the doors at Edgeworth Economics you will be treated as a valued addition to a team that is rich in diversity of cultures, education, and perspectives. Whether you are a consultant or a member of the administrative team you can expect to build meaningful professional and personal relationships that will help you develop your talents, interests, and career path. 


Edgeworth employees enjoy a collaborative, collegial work environment with a casual dress code at each of our office locations. We offer a comprehensive benefits package to include monthly phone and fitness reimbursements, weekly wellness sessions hosted onsite, a fully stocked kitchen, and regularly scheduled social events all of which aim to provide our staff with a well-rounded employment experience.


Edgeworth Economics is an economic and quantitative consulting firm that provides economic analysis and expert testimony for clients facing complex litigation, regulatory, and other challenges involving antitrust, class certification, intellectual property, and labor and employment. Edgeworth’s expert economists, statisticians, data analysts, and other professionals assist clients with innovative solutions rooted in the rigorous application of economic principles and hard data. Organizations including leading law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies rely on Edgeworth Economics to help them navigate through their most critical legal disputes and other challenges.


Allow us to provide you with the opportunities, resources, and guidance necessary to develop your career at any stage. 


Key Areas of Responsibility

  • Building and analyzing economic, financial, and employment data using spreadsheets, programming, model building, and regression analysis
  • Preparing economic and statistical models for expert reports and testimony
  • Conducting research on industry trends, market structures, and academic literature
  • Reviewing and summarizing reports, client documents, and industry trade press
  • Assisting in the development and creation of research summaries, expert reports, and presentation materials
  • Ensuring the integrity and accuracy of analyses
  • Presenting results of analyses to colleagues and clients
  • Participating in client meetings
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, or similar discipline
  • At least 2 year of experience in a professional services environment, experience at an economic consulting firm in a similar role strongly preferred
  • Proficient in the use of statistical software, such as SAS or STATA, R, SQL, Python 
  • Experience working on projects related to labor and employment issues such as class certification, hiring discrimination, and wage and hour violations a plus
  • Strong knowledge of statistics
  • Strong writing ability
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to quickly develop strong working relationships with peers 
  • Ability to work in teams and independently 
  • Commitment to delivering results and strong bias for action
  • Strong prioritization and time management skills
  • Flexible and adaptable to demanding and fast-paced work environment


Application Process


All interested candidates must apply online through Edgeworth’s Careers website, www.edgewortheconomics.com/careers. The required application materials include a resume, cover letter, relevant writing sample, and unofficial transcript.