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Location: Ottawa Centre
Start Date: ASAP
Position Type: Temporary
Duration: Six Months
Security Clearance: Enhanced
Opportunity Number: 6015758
We are currently seeking a talented Economist for our Federal Government client.
Role and Responsibilities
Analyze approaches dealing with economic and/or financial issues of relevance to the department's policy matters;
Analyze approaches to adopt to tackle unique and complex analytical issues or relevance and importance to understand the performance of the department's services;
Identify analytical issues or shortfalls constraining the relevancy and pertinence of economic analysis conclusions and economic analysis work undertaken;
Provide expert advice on analytical approaches and data used to conduct analyses, on analytical work contracted out;
Assist in the development of models to analyze, explain and forecast economic behaviour and patterns
Monitor economic data to assess effectiveness of monetary and fiscal policy;
Qualifications and Experience
Significant experience in economic analysis;
Significant experience with analysis and management of data;
Experience in working in an advisory capacity, independently and with a track record of achieving objectives and respecting deadlines;
Strong written and verbal communications skills and including experience in dealing with and making presentations to senior departmental officials.