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 Cambridge, MA, USA
Feb 13, 2020
Full time
IEc is seeking a full-time Science Associate with a strong background in biology (e.g., marine, wildlife), ecology, ecotoxicology, chemistry, hydrology, geology, or a related field. The successful candidate will support our dynamic, cross-disciplinary work on topics such as natural resource damage assessment, oil spill assessment, habitat restoration, environmental impact analyses, and site remediation.  Associates design and implement major analyses, interpret and communicate results, and recommend modifications to achieve project objectives. Associates often coordinate projects, interact with clients, and manage Research Analysts’ tasks. Their work requires a high degree of initiative and creativity.  Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to speak and write effectively are required, as is familiarity with quantitative analytic methods applicable to the candidate’s field of study. Preferred skills include statistical analysis, GIS, and proficiency with advanced Excel, including model development. Prior work organizing and analyzing complex datasets or conducting applied ecology analyses is beneficial.  Because IEc is committed to growth from within, we seek Associate candidates with a long-term interest in a consulting career. Associates are eligible for promotion to Senior Associate.  EOE AA M/F/Veterans/Disability
Industrial Economics, Incorporated Cambridge, MA, USA
Feb 06, 2020
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
Jan 28, 2020
Full time
IEc is seeking a full time Associate with a strong background in economics, econometrics, energy, or related field to work in our Cambridge office. The successful candidate will support our dynamic, cross-disciplinary work on topics such as natural resource damage assessment, regional economics modeling, program performance evaluation, energy analysis, and regulatory analysis. Associates design and implement major analyses, interpret and communicate results, and recommend modifications to achieve project objectives. Associates often coordinate projects, interact with clients, and manage Research Analysts' tasks. Their work requires a high degree of initiative and creativity. Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to speak and write effectively are required, as is familiarity with quantitative analytic methods applicable to the candidate’s field of study. Preferred skills include statistical analysis, microeconomics, and proficiency with Advanced Excel, including model development. Prior work organizing and analyzing complex datasets or conducting applied economic or regulatory analyses is beneficial. Because IEc is committed to growth from within, we seek Associate candidates with a long-term interest in a consulting career. Associates are eligible for promotion to Senior Associate. Required Qualifications: MA, MS, MBA, MPP, Ph.D.or equivalent in relevant field (see above). Relevant work, research, or internship experience. 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, a copy of your Undergraduate Transcript, and a copy of your Graduate 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