Job Opportunity

Intern Position Available at Strategic Economics

 

About Strategic Economics

Strategic Economics is an urban, regional, and real estate economics consulting firm that values innovative thinking and has a highly collaborative team culture. The firm works with the public sector, developers, and non-profit and philanthropic organizations to set the economic context for policy, planning, and development projects. Our work focuses on ways to encourage investment in infill and transit-oriented locations. Working closely and flexibly with communities and clients, our work helps governments and other organizations take strategic steps towards creating high-quality places for all people to live and work.

 

Strategic Economics is committed to providing the best possible climate for maximum development and goal achievement for all employees. We seek to provide a comfortable and progressive workplace that encourages open communication. Our 12-person firm is located in Berkeley, California.

 

Open Position

 

Strategic Economics is looking for an intern with strong analytical, research and writing skills, as well as background knowledge and interest in regional and local planning, real estate economics, and economic development. Under the direction of senior staff, the intern will conduct data analysis, modeling, and qualitative research to support a variety of projects that might include:

  • Market analysis for real estate and planning projects;
  • Fiscal impact analysis; and
  • Regional economic analysis.

 

The ideal candidate will have strong proficiency in Excel, ArcGIS skills, and familiarity with basic statistical methods.  Candidates who have already completed a first year in a Masters program (in city planning, public policy, or related fields) are preferred.

 

Time commitment: 10 – 20 hours/week

 

Compensation: hourly wage commensurate with experience

 

Expected start date: January 2019

Qualified candidates, please submit your cover letter, resume and work sample to hr@strategiceconomics.com. Incomplete submittals will not be considered or reviewed.

Strategic Economics is an equal opportunity employer.

 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

 

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