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Research Officer - Energy, Environment, Communications and Infrastructure

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We are currently seeking details and results-oriented Masters or PhD graduates in Economics, Finance or a related discipline with exceptional academic records, and enjoy microeconomics and quantitative research to join as a Research Officer.


NERA Economic Consulting 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.

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.

Our economists advise energy companies, merchant banks, law firms, governments, and regulators throughout Europe. We help our clients understand and respond to the new regulatory and competitive challenges created by market liberalization at both a national and European level.

NERA is at the forefront of the continuing transformation of energy industries worldwide. We have pioneered in developing approaches for introducing competition, where competition is workable, in segments such as power generation, and for improving the regulation of segments where it is not.


Candidates should hold a BA/BSc and a Masters or PhD in Economics, Finance or a related discipline with exceptional academic records, and enjoy microeconomics and quantitative research. Qualified candidates must be detail-oriented, able to think analytically and critically, and have excellent oral and written communication.  Business level English is required and business level fluency in an additional European language is preferred but not required. Some travel may be required.

For more information about NERA please visit our website. To apply for this position please submit your CV, cover letter, academic transcripts and a 3-5 page writing sample.

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