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compensation: Commensurate with abilities
employment type: part-time

Small economic consulting firm is offering a part time, six month, paid internship. The intern will take on a role as both research assistant and office assistant, and will receive training, be actively engaged in consulting projects, and learn about running a small business.

Please send resume. Include the words "Economics Intern" in your email subject line. No cover letters, but your covering email should briefly describe the last regression analysis you performed--provide some detail on the research objective, available data, functional form, and what the results looked like. If you have not run a regression or do not understand what that is, this job is not for you.

Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

Research Assistant: online and library research; data collection/entry; statistical analysis; preparation of spreadsheets, tables and charts; maintenance of documents and records and organizing work product.

Office Assistant: filing/scanning; typing, editing, proofreading and copying documents; scheduling; answering phones; making travel arrangements; office clean-up and running errands as needed.

You must have: a completed college degree in economics -- preference for those that have or are pursuing an MA/PhD in econ or an MBA or related field (think statistics and data analytics); logic and debate skills; excellent computer skills, including STATA, Word and Excel, (web/HTML, internet research a plus) and ability to learn new programs as needed; excellent written/oral communications skills; attention to detail; and a clear and professional phone manner.

This is a six-month, paid internship that could become permanent for the right candidate. Flexible schedule during business hours.

No phone calls please.
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