About the Organization :
ICF is a global consulting services company with over 7,000 full and part-time employees, but they are not the typical consultants.
At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. They combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges
We are expanding in response to strong demand for our expertise in economic and econometric analysis of EU policies. In that context, we have a vacancy for an experienced economist with practical experience of EU policy analysis and familiarity with the requirements of the Better Regulation Guidelines.
We anticipate making an appointment at Senior Consultant level, which is typically associated with at least 5 years’ professional experience, but have some flexibility to accommodate both more and less experienced candidates that fit with our broader requirements.
We welcome your application whether you have focused your economic expertise on a particular area of policy, or consider yourself more of a generalist.
Work as part of a multi-national, collaborative team of economists, policy analysts and social scientists, you will :
Help us to win competitive contracts for the delivery of expert policy analysis, including impact assessments, through your contributions to proposals
Provide analytical inputs particularly of an economic and / or econometric nature to impact assessments, evaluations and other studies, principally for the European Commission
Manage projects, or parts of projects, to achieve given technical, quality and commercial objectives
Collaborate with colleagues, partners and subcontractors
Build and maintain relationships with our clients and business partners
Promote ICF at client meetings, events, networking groups and through social media channels by providing thought leadership content on pertinent topics
Maintain appropriate records / uphold quality assurance integrity
Support business development activities
Basic Qualifications :
Fluency in spoken and written English
Bachelor’s degree in economics or related field
Experience winning and successfully delivering consulting projects for EU institutions and / or public sector clients
Project, proposal and people management experience
Good communication skills, including experience of writing reports for EU institutions or governmental organisations
Strong quantitative analysis skills
Proven high degree of determination to meet customers’ needs
Ability to work within multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary consulting teams
At least 5 years’ professional experience in consulting, research or public service
Masters’ degree in economics or public policy
Experience of delivery of EU impact assessments and economic analysis of EU policies
A good understanding of evaluation methodologies, quantitative and qualitative research methods
Fluency in a second EU language