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Economist Manchester Private Sector

Manchester, Lancashire
£30,000 to £35,000
Job Type
14 Sep 2022

Job title: Economist

Salary: 30-35k

Location: Manchester

A fantastic opportunity has opened for an Economist to join an award winning consultancy on a permanent basis. This position is in Manchester.

Your role:

  • Preparing and influencing economic, planning, property, regeneration, and infrastructure development strategy, policy and research at national, regional and local levels.
  • Establishing the economic, financial and business cases for projects and programmes, including major proposals and estate/property initiatives.
  • Carrying out social and economic impact assessments, for example as part of the formal environmental impact assessment (EIA) process.
  • Support the development of new business opportunities in the field of economic consultancy as opportunities arise.

Key Responsibilities of the Role:-

  • Manage data and analysis for medium and small sized projects
  • Work with as a close knit team to secure workload
  • Measure profitable assignments

You will need the following Skills, Knowledge And Experience:-

  • Numerical and analytic skills,
  • Excellent written and communication skills
  • Thrives under pressure, can work to tight deadlines
  • A good knowledge of micro-economics principles and concepts, feasibility studies and business plans, and ability to effectively apply this knowledge to the team's areas of work.
  • Experience in successfully helping to deliver projects to budget and programme (essential)
  • A degree in economics, town planning, geography, property surveying, or a related discipline, or equivalent experience

If you are interested in this role then please call Katy on and forward your CV to

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  • Job Reference: 711522741-2
  • Date Posted: 14 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Penguin Recruitment Ltd
    Penguin Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent