Economist

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Center for Strategic Development
Riyadh - Saudi Arabia
S: Competitive

1.Prepare & run economic simulations
•Collaborate with unit and Economic Modeling Manager to decide on the scope of simulations
•Set perimeters of models on 5 year basis
•Define variables for the simulations
•Run solicited and unsolicited simulations
•Refine modeling requests from government partners
•Prepare data to be used for simulations and set up assumptions
•Run simulations in collaboration with modeling team
•Run sensitivity analysis and identify key parameters
2.Produce Economic reports
•Analyze results of simulations
•Assess economic and socio-economic issues, priorities, opportunities and threats (using additional research if necessary) in line with needs of Strategic Consulting unit and Executive Committee
•Produce reports for stakeholders, and MEP leadership (Board of Directors)
•Record and file reports and findings
•Collaborate with Knowledge Center on cataloging data and guaranteeing confidentiality of certain simulations
•Sanitize reports to be sold to private sector
3.Develop and maintain network and talent pool
•Recruit and network with econometricians in both KSA and international regions (with help of HR Director)
•Build a global network of econometricians to contract
•Grow an in-house talent pool of econometricians through internships, trainings, university partnerships etc.
•Ensure productive relationships with experts, economists, and econometricians

Job summary

Employer:

Center for Strategic Development

Location:

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Education:

Master's Degree

Sector:

Other

Salary:

Competitive

Job Type:

Permanent

Hours:

Full-Time

Posted:

7th August 2017

Apply By:

5th November 2017

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