AECOM Economist, Chengdu in Chengdu, China
Business Line Economics
Position Title Economist, Chengdu
China - Sichuan Province
Research local and regional economic issues.
Provide consultative services to governmental and nongovernmental agencies regarding urban and rural regeneration.
Propose solutions to issues such as labor markets, education and skills, deprivation and social inclusion, inward investment and business development.
Draft and prepare reports based on project outcomes.
Plays a key role in marketing and business development of new opportunities, including conducting client presentations.
Project management for small to medium sized projects, including ensuring deadlines are met, financial management, and staff management.
Other work assigned by supervisor.
Bachelor or Master Degree in economics, finance, geography, social science, or related fields.
Generally requires 2 to 5 years related experience in a comparable position.
Prior consulting experience is strongly preferred, but non-consultant candidates with relevant experience will be considered.
Working knowledge of Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.
Good writing and oral communication skills both in English and Mandarin.
Good numeracy skills and experience with socioeconomic data analysis.
Solid experience of report writing.
A strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment.
Experience in the tourism, infrastructure, industrial or transportation economics is viewed as advantage.
Relevant experience working in a regeneration or economic development environment would be advantageous.
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Job Category Economics
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 160302BR