NERA - Research Associate - Houston
Location: Houston, Texas, United States
Company: Oliver WymanJob ID R_045493-en Apply
NERA Economic Consulting (http://www.nera.com/)is a global firm ofexpertsdedicatedtoapplying economic, finance, and quantitativeprinciplesto complex business and legal challenges.Withits main office in New YorkCity, NERA serves clients from over25 offices across North America, Europe,andAsia Pacific.
Forhalf a century, NERA's economistshave been creatingstrategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world's leading lawfirmsandcorporations.Webring academic rigor,objectivity, and realworld industry experience tobearonissuesarisingfromcompetition,regulation,public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation.
Why NERA? NERA's clients valueour ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-artapproaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment todeliver unbiased findings,andour reputation for quality andindependence. Our clients rely onthe integrity and skills ofourunparalleled team of economists andotherexperts backed bythe resources and reliability ofoneoftheworld'slargest economic consultancies.
NERA offers a challengingand rewarding workenvironment, highly competitive compensation andbenefits,and skills enhancement training. NERA provideschallenging opportunities to those eagerto take onmanyresponsibilities and allows youtomakesignificantcontributions early in your career. The analyticaldepthofour projects, thebreadthof industry exposure, and experience working in teams offersexcellent preparation for researchers applying to top graduate programs in business, economics, and law, and for ensuing careers in consulting,finance,industry, and academia.
NERA is currently hiring Researchers in our Houston offices.
We’re looking for candidates who have demonstrated success through academic and professionalachievementsin economics, finance,or related fields such as accounting, statistics, andcomputerscience.Individuals should enjoy solving analytical and empirical problems andhaveexceptionalcreative and critical thinking skills, aswellasexcellentoralandwritten communications skills.
Responsibilitiesmayinclude: designing and buildingquantitativemodelsand applying econometric analysisto economic and financial data;valuation analyses; reviewing, summarizing, and analyzing industry trends; creatingtrial exhibits and presentation materials;writingcode for complex data analysis;participatinginclient meetings; and drafting memos and expert reports. There islittletonotravelinvolvedwiththeposition.
ResearcherQualifications:NERA welcomes candidateswith a BA or a BS in any major toapply.As a qualifiedcandidateyou should beabletodemonstrate exceptional analytical andcritical thinking skills andmustbe detail-oriented, haveexceptional communication skills, and workwellon teams. Strongcourseworkand/or experience infinance, economics, accounting, statistical analysis/econometrics, andcomputerprogrammingare all desirable.
How to Apply:Create a personal profile and submit your resume, coverletter and unofficial transcript ontheCareer section ofourwebsite(http://www.nera.com/).