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Data Analyst (Toronto)

Data Analyst (Toronto)

ID 
2017-1036
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
CA-ON-Toronto
Posted Date 
8/21/2017
Category 
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Overview

Edgeworth Economics is an economic, financial, and quantitative consulting firm that provides economic analysis and expert testimony for clients facing complex litigations involving antitrust, mergers and acquisitions, class certification, labor, intellectual property, transfer pricing, and complex commercial damages. Our clients include law firms, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies. An excellent career opportunity is currently available for an experienced data analyst to join our firm. In this role you will work closely with peers at all levels of the firm on a variety of different project teams.

Responsibilities

• Building and analyzing economic, financial, and employment data using spreadsheets, programming, model building, and regression analysis
• Replicating, modifying, utilizing, and testing economic and statistical data models
• Using statistical software programs such as SAS or STATA to manage, manipulate, and analyze data
• Applying data mining techniques to perform statistical and econometric analyses for clients
• Recording all data manipulations and tests to ensure compliance with data privacy and security requirements
• Conducting research on industry trends, market structures, and academic literature
• Reviewing and summarizing reports, client documents, and industry trade press
• Assisting in the development and creation of research summaries, expert reports, and presentation materials
• Advising colleagues on the best data management techniques and practices
• Presenting results of analyses to colleagues and clients
• Participating in client meetings

Qualifications

• BA/BS degree (or higher) in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics, or similar STEM discipline, with a focus on quantative methods and programming tools
• Minimum 3.5 GPA
• 1+ years of related experienced in a quantitative or scientific field is preferred
• Proficient in the use of statistical software, such as SAS, STATA, R, SQL, Python and MatLab
• Strong knowledge of statistics and econometrics
• Strong writing ability
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to quickly develop strong working relationships with peers and clients
• Ability to work in teams and independently
• Commitment to delivering results and strong bias for action
• Strong prioritization and time management skills
• Flexible and adaptable to demanding and fast-paced work environment

 

Application Process

All interested candidates must apply online through Edgeworth’s Careers website, www.edgewortheconomics.com/careers. The required application materials include a resume, cover letter, relevant writing sample, and unofficial transcript.