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Economist

Advertiser: Standards Australia4 out of 54.0 overall rating (5 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
21 Dec 2018
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Consulting & Strategy, Strategy & Planning

Economist

Who is Standards Australia?

We are an independent not-for-profit organisation, recognised by the Australian Government as the peak non-government Standards body. We develop internationally aligned Australian Standards in the national interest and work closely across government, industry, consumer and stakeholder groups.

We are a team of 110+ employees based in Sydney CBD. We have a collaborative, down to earth, professional working environment where we encourage self-growth and career development.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Economist to join our growing team. The position is a permanent, part-time and is based in Sydney CBD.

About the role

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing economic analysis to all parts of our business on a project basis
  • Preparing and maintaining a set of reports that can be used across the business to support our work and role in the economy
  • Engage with stakeholders to prepare sector and issue specific reports and briefings where insight and value could be added through economic analysis
  • Preparation of impact assessments for standards proposed to be referenced in regulation
  • Assisting in our international capacity and capability building work
  • Reporting against activity and outcomes

What are we looking for?

We are essentially looking for an individual with exceptional team work and leadership skills, who is able to influence both staff and senior stakeholders alike.  The ideal candidate will be results focused with proven ability to analyse data and communicate insights clearly.  They will also have:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a an economic analysis role in industry, government or the third sector
  • University degree, or other relevant qualification in economics
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and effective time management skills
  • Problem solving and creative skills

Working for Standards Australia

Integrity, Courage, Accountability, Respect and Excellence form the basis of all we do. We measure our success not only on the outcomes but on the path we took to get there.

We offer a flexible and positive environment where individual and team efforts are recognised and rewarded. We invest in the health and welfare of our people offering access to an Employee Assistance Program, Salary Packaging, yearly flu vaccinations and regular social events.  We are committed to a workplace which supports equal employment opportunities.

What now?

If this sounds like an environment that will bring out the best in you, please submit your covering letter and resume. Eligible applicants must be a Permanent Resident or have legal rights to work in Australia. 

 

Who is Standards Australia?

We are an independent not-for-profit organisation, recognised by the Australian Government as the peak non-government Standards body. We develop internationally aligned Australian Standards in the national interest and work closely across government, industry, consumer and stakeholder groups.

We are a team of 110+ employees based in Sydney CBD. We have a collaborative, down to earth, professional working environment where we encourage self-growth and career development.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Economist to join our growing team. The position is a permanent, part-time and is based in Sydney CBD.

About the role

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing economic analysis to all parts of our business on a project basis
  • Preparing and maintaining a set of reports that can be used across the business to support our work and role in the economy
  • Engage with stakeholders to prepare sector and issue specific reports and briefings where insight and value could be added through economic analysis
  • Preparation of impact assessments for standards proposed to be referenced in regulation
  • Assisting in our international capacity and capability building work
  • Reporting against activity and outcomes

What are we looking for?

We are essentially looking for an individual with exceptional team work and leadership skills, who is able to influence both staff and senior stakeholders alike.  The ideal candidate will be results focused with proven ability to analyse data and communicate insights clearly.  They will also have:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a an economic analysis role in industry, government or the third sector
  • University degree, or other relevant qualification in economics
  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and verbal
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and effective time management skills
  • Problem solving and creative skills

Working for Standards Australia

Integrity, Courage, Accountability, Respect and Excellence form the basis of all we do. We measure our success not only on the outcomes but on the path we took to get there.

We offer a flexible and positive environment where individual and team efforts are recognised and rewarded. We invest in the health and welfare of our people offering access to an Employee Assistance Program, Salary Packaging, yearly flu vaccinations and regular social events.  We are committed to a workplace which supports equal employment opportunities.

What now?

If this sounds like an environment that will bring out the best in you, please submit your covering letter and resume. Eligible applicants must be a Permanent Resident or have legal rights to work in Australia. 

 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • What's your highest level of education?
  • How many years work experience do you have in Economics?
  • What is your ideal working environment?

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