Economist
Hurley Palmer Flatt
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
14h ago

Responsibilities

In the role of Economist, we'll count on you to :

  • Collect, compile and analyze industry data in support of market analysis and forecasting
  • Develop spreadsheet-based tools to support forecasting, business case and cost-benefit analysis
  • Review and analyze economic data in order to prepare reports detailing results of investigation, and stay abreast of economic trends
  • Organize data into report format, and arrange for preparation of graphic illustrations of research findings
  • Conduct cost and schedule risk analysis using Monte Carlo simulations for large scale infrastructure projects
  • Conduct research and literature reviews
  • Work independently on small projects or assist more-senior economists on larger projects
  • Perform other duties as needed
  • Formulate recommendations, policies or plans to aid in market interpretation or solution of economic issues with clear, specified objectives and limited variables
  • Work independently on small projects or assist more-senior economists on larger projects
  • Perform other duties as needed
  • Qualifications

    Required Qualifications

  • Master’s degree in Economics or related field
  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills
  • Must be adept at working within a team environment
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must
  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing spreadsheet-based tools
  • Knowledge of cost-benefit analysis techniques and concepts
  • Familiarity with Monte Carlo simulation software
  • Why HDR

    At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible.

    When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

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