NERA ECONOMIC CONSULTING SUMMER ANALYST

NERA Economic Consulting

www.nera.com

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is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For 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.

 

Why NERA? 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.

NERA is currently hiring Summer Interns in our San Francisco, Washington, DC, and White Plains (NY) offices.

Responsibilities Interns are required to work a minimum of 40 hours a week. Job responsibilities may include: designing and building quantitative models and applying econometric analysis to economic and financial data; valuation analyses; reviewing, summarizing, and analyzing industry trends; creating trial exhibits and presentation materials; writing code for complex data analysis; participating in client meetings; and drafting memos and expert reports. There is little to no travel involved with the position.

Summer Researcher Qualifications: NERA welcomes candidates who are rising juniors and seniors who are working toward a BA or a BS in any major to apply. As a qualified candidate you should be able to demonstrate exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills and must be detail-oriented, have exceptional communication skills, and work well on teams. Strong coursework and/or experience in finance, economics, accounting, statistical analysis/econometrics, and computer programming are all desirable.

How to Apply: Create a personal profile and submit your resume, cover letter and unofficial transcript on the Career section of our website by October 1, 2016 (http://www.nera.com/).  Please also apply on your school website.

DURATION

Temporary / Seasonal

CONTACTS

Kristi Glazer kristi.glazer@nera.com

JOB FUNCTIONS

Consulting, Research

NERA ECONOMIC CONSULTING

NERA Economic Consulting (www.nera.com) 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.

Qualifications

MINIMUM CUMULATIVE GPA

3.5

ALLOWED SCHOOL YEARS

Junior

ALLOWED MAJORS

All Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Undeclared, Individual Studies, General Studies, Information Systems Management, Data Science, Data Mining, Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications, Computer Science, Computer Programming, Public Policy, Public Administration, Political Science & Government, Law, International Studies/Comparative Politics, Supply Chain Management, International Business, Insurance, Finance & Financial Management, Economics, Consulting, Business Analytics, Business Administration & Management, Actuarial/Risk Analysis, and Accounting majors

WORK AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENTS

US work authorization is required, but the employer is willing to sponsor candidates

Date: 
Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Department of Economics

University of Virginia
248 McCormick Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4182
Phone: 434-924-3177
Fax: 434-982-2904