An exciting time to join this leading industry association, supporting strategy to demonstrate the economic importance of the sector.
Responsible for regular engagement with relevant government departments including HM Treasury, you will work collaboratively with policy colleagues to ensure the demands of the sector are met.
The role will involve monitoring policy and economic developments, managing the design and delivery of economic research, and raising their economic profile by promoting the economic impact through engagement with key stakeholders and the media.
You'll need to have a relevant educational background and demonstrable quantitative skills, familiar with econometrics and forecasting techniques. The ability to digest complex this statistical analysis into compelling narratives for a business or policy audience is key.
Graduate degree and/or professional qualification in economics, research, politics, international relations or similar discipline
Proven professional experience in economic research, gained in a government department/corporate/trade body or consultancy environment
Politically aware with a knowledge of UK political processes
Strong analytical, project management and presentational skills
Ability to learn quickly and evaluative judgment to provide specialist advice
Highly motivated team player with a hands-on attitude
Excellent networking skills with the ability to build and retain relationships