7 hours
2017-12-102018-01-09

Entry Level Economist Analyst

Aecom
Portland, ME
  • Job Code
    23339-1212279
Company AECOM

Job Title: Entry Level Economist Analyst

JobID: 23339-1212279

Location: Portland, ME, 04104, USA

Description: **Business Line** Economics

**Position Title** Entry Level Economist Analyst

United States of America - Maine

Portland

**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Economist Analyst for employment in the Portland, Maine, Philadelphia, PA, Baton Rouge, LA, or our New Orleans, LA office locations.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment performing economic and socio-economic analyses for a variety of transportation, water, flooding, navigation, recreation, environmental, and regional input/output studies.

The analyst will support the development and application of economic models and the interpretation of results and will put data into report format, help draft results, and arrange for preparation of graphic illustrations of research findings. The economic analyst may work independently or assist senior economists.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

+ Collects, organizes and evaluates data relating to economic issues

+ Utilizing knowledge of available data sources and various econometric techniques and economic models.

+ Sound knowledge of economic methods and the ability to apply them

+ Economic analysts evaluate existing research findings to determine applicability to the client engagement.

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree in Economics or similar related field

+ Experience with MS EXCEL or ACCESS (including VBA macros) and econometric programs

+ experience in basic statistics/applied econometrics or forecasting

+ Ability to apply economic principles to a variety of situations.

+ Ability to solve problems creatively.

+ Strong quantitative and statistical skills.

+ Strong oral/written communications

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Masters degree in economics or equivalent

+ experience applying economic models

+ excellent data management skills

+ a commitment to quality and providing objective analysis

+ an attention to detail

+ the ability to interact with clients on a regular basis

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Engineering - Transportation_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _172604BR_



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