Industrial Economics, Incorporated

Industrial Economics, Incorporated (IEc) provides expert analysis to government decision makers and regulators, corporate strategic partners, trade associations, and other clients. IEc is particularly known for developing conceptually correct and practical approaches to analyze complex problems and issues. IEc’s work emphasizes the application of rigorous analytical thinking, the exercise of well-reasoned judgment, and responsiveness to client need.

We therefore seek to hire motivated individuals who enjoy analysis, are comfortable with collaboration, and inventive in solving problems.

Industrial Economics, Incorporated Remote (Newport, Oregon, USA)
Oct 16, 2019
Contractor
IEc, working under the direction of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), is seeking a candidate with experience in fish husbandry to assist with a laboratory experiment evaluating the impacts of anthropogenic stressors on growth and disease in juvenile fish. The successful candidate will be responsible for fish husbandry, including following laboratory-wide animal care guidelines, preparing feed, assessing water quality, collecting and recording data, and following best management practices for keeping a clean laboratory environment. In particular, tasks may include the following:  Maintaining the health of fish eggs, fry, and fingerlings. This may be accomplished by cleaning tanks, moving fish when required, monitoring fish activity; monitoring influent and effluent treatment systems and change filters as needed; weigh, deliver, and record experimental feeds for individual tanks; and determine water quality parameters such as temperature, dissolved oxygen, and pH.  Maintaining an organized laboratory. This may include keeping the laboratory stocked with general supplies, maintaining equipment, practicing good chemical hygiene practices, and adhering to laboratory safety protocols.  Assisting with growth measurements. This may include determining weight and length of exposed and control fish, conducting necropsies, and recording data.  Assisting with disease challenge. This may include exposing fish to bacteria, conducting necropsies, and recording data.  Recording experimental activities. This may include maintaining a daily lab notebook, recording data on paper and/or electronic data sheets, and transcribing written records and data into an electronic database. The successful candidate will work at the direction of IEc and NOAA laboratory staff. Position Type: Full time, temporary laboratory technician Start Date: 16 December 2019 End Date: 15 June 2020 Location: Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport, Oregon Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field (e.g., Biology, Fisheries Science) is required. Relevant work experience is preferred. To Apply: Provide a resume, cover letter, transcript, and references EOE AA M/F/Veterans/Disability  
Industrial Economics, Incorporated Cambridge, MA, USA
Oct 09, 2019
Full time
Individuals with undergraduate training and limited prior work experience join IEc as Research Analysts (RA). Working with other IEc consultants, Research Analysts gather and evaluate data; perform analyses using a variety of economic, financial, or scientific methods; and communicate results in both written and oral form. RAs work with a variety of other IEc staff, and must be able to effectively perform as part of a project team. An RA's responsibilities require consistent exercise of discretion and judgment to work on projects of significance to IEc and its clients. Research Analysts draw on knowledge from a wide range of specialized disciplines including economics, applied mathematics, public policy, engineering, chemistry, biology, ecology, and other environmental sciences; thus, academic training in any one of these areas may qualify a candidate for this position. Successful candidates possess a Bachelor's degree with high academic rank, have strong analytic and problem solving skills, and speak and write effectively. Research Analysts are eligible for promotion to Senior Research Analyst. Research Analysts and Senior Research Analysts often return to graduate school after working at IEc to pursue training in management, environmental science, public policy, economics, or law.    Position Type: Full Time    Position Start Date: Immediate and Spring 2020 Hires   Required Qualifications: BA, BS or equivalent degree in a relevant field (see above). If you have a graduate degree, please apply for the Associate position and not the RA position.    Relevant work or internship experience is preferred. As the first step in applying to IEc, you will need to fill in the required fields and then upload a Cover Letter, a Resume, a Writing Sample, a list of three references and a copy of your Undergraduate Transcript in the boxes provided on the screen. Please do not enter your personal information twice. If the recruiting committee is interested in pursuing your application, we will contact you directly to set up a screening interview.    EOE AA M/F/Veterans/Disability   
Industrial Economics, Incorporated Cambridge, MA, USA
Sep 27, 2019
Full time
IEc is seeking to hire an energetic, detail-oriented team member as full time Contracts Analyst to support an economics and environmental consulting firm in its Operations Contracts group. As an entry level Contracts Analyst, you will learn how a well-established consulting firm operates from the ground floor. Our team utilizes innovative technology systems to manage many of the firm’s operations such as subcontracting, invoicing, budgeting and other contract compliance-related items. This entry level position is a great fit for the candidate with a professional attitude and strong work ethic. Applicants should be able to work individually as well as within a team, and should feel comfortable communicating across multiple levels of the business hierarchy. Attention to detail, as well as the ability to concentrate and carry out tasks accurately while under time constraints are also necessary skills. Duties: • Review client and subcontractor invoices for accuracy and compliance with (sub)contract terms and conditions. • Clearly communicate with subcontractors and offer guidance on all aspects of invoicing and subcontract compliance. • Maintain accurate and up-to-date electronic copies of files in IEc’s document management software and cost accounting system. Qualifications: • Bachelor’s Degree preferred • Proficiency in Microsoft Office • Understanding of basic Accounting/Finance functions preferred EOE AA M/F/Veterans/Disability  
Industrial Economics, Incorporated Cambridge, MA, USA
Sep 27, 2019
Full time
IEc is seeking to hire an energetic, detail-oriented team member as a full time Accountant to support an economics and environmental consulting firm in its Accounting group. As an entry level Accountant, you will learn how a well-established consulting firm operates from the ground floor.    This entry level position is a great fit for the candidate with a professional attitude and strong work ethic. Applicants should be able to work individually as well as within a team, and should feel comfortable communicating across multiple levels of the business hierarchy. Attention to detail, as well as the ability to concentrate and carry out tasks accurately while under time constraints are also necessary skills.     Responsibilities may include : Accounts Payable/Expense Forms duties such as: reviewing approve vendor invoices, subcontractor invoices and employee expense forms including medical reimbursement and dependent care authorized for payment, and posting invoices and expense forms to A/P and related balance sheet and income statement accounts in the Deltek system.   Payroll/Time Accounting duties such as: collecting, reviewing, and entering timesheets into the Deltek accounting system; posting labor to the Labor Distribution Journal and payroll to the Payroll Journal in Deltek; maintaining and transmiting payroll information through the ADP payroll system; and verifying that all ADP reports agree to reports produced by Deltek   I nvoicing/Accounts Receivable duties such as: preparing draft trial billings and finalizing trial billings for invoicing; preparing prime as well as other invoices as directed; recording invoices in the Accounts Receivables Journal of Deltek; recording necessary revenue adjustments; and preparing cash deposits and recording cash receipts in Deltek   Book Closing duties such as: creating and posting end of month entries; reconciling balance sheet and income statement accounts   Other Support Functions such as: maintaining accounting files; running monthly accounting reports; monitoring cash balance, preparing cash flow analysis, and recommending use of line of credit when necessary; preparing schedules and analysis for outside accountants' review   Assist Accounting Services Manager in special projects   Other tasks as assigned   Qualifications:   Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, Resource Economics, or other related degrees   0-2 years of relevant work experience   Prior experience in an office setting required   Experience working with computerized accounting programs, spreadsheet, and word-processing software packages   Must be detail oriented and well organized    EOE AA M/F/Veterans/Disability