Immediate Opening - Researcher - Antitrust

Recruiter
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc.
Location
White Plains
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 10, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Consulting
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
NERA Economic Consulting () is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For over half a century, NERA's economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world's leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.

NERA's clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world's largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.

We have immediate openings for Researchers to join the Antitrust practice in our White Plains, NY office. NERA's clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world's largest economic consultancies. NERA offers a challenging and rewarding work environment, highly competitive compensation and benefits, and skills enhancement training. NERA provides challenging opportunities to those eager to take on many responsibilities and allows you to make significant contributions early in your career. The analytical depth of our projects, the breadth of industry exposure, and experience working in teams offers excellent preparation for researchers applying to top graduate programs in business, economics, and law, and for ensuing careers in consulting, finance, industry, and academia.

Your responsibilities may include designing and building quantitative models and applying econometric analysis to economic and financial data; reviewing, summarizing, and analyzing industry trends and competitor and academic research; creating trial exhibits and presentation materials; drafting memos and expert reports; managing large data sets and writing programs to implement complex analyses; and participating in client meetings and conference calls.

Qualified candidates will have demonstrated success - through both academic and professional achievements - in economics, finance, sociology, as well as related fields. We are looking for are highly analytical candidates with great attention to detail, the ability to multi task, handle high stress under tight deadlines, and have a keen interest in data related tasks. This person we are looking for needs to have the patience to work through complex problems, a demonstrated interest in data analytics, and strong Stata and other programming language skills. Candidates should be flexible and willing to learn new programs and techniques that they may not already be familiar with (e.g. SAS, SQL, R, Python, etc.).

We look for individuals with exceptional analytical and quantitative skills; intellectual curiosity and the ability to think critically; and excellent verbal, written, presentation, and organizational skills. NERA will provide challenging opportunities to those eager to take on many responsibilities and allow you to make significant contributions early in your career.

NERA offers a challenging and rewarding professional experience with competitive compensation and benefits, and skills enhancement training.

For immediate consideration, please create your personal profile on our website () and submit a resume, cover letter and unofficial transcript. Only those applicants who complete their profile completely will be considered.