July 2021 Update: This position has been filled.
For full details and to apply, click here: ILEPI Research Associate.
The Illinois Economic Policy Institute (ILEPI) is hiring!
ILEPI seeks one (1) qualified candidate to employ as a full-time Research Associate. The duties and responsibilities of the position will approximately be divided as follows: 80% to research and analysis, 10% to communications and relationship-building, and 10% to organizational growth tasks.
The ideal candidate must hold a bachelor’s degree with coursework in economics, public policy, urban planning, political science, public administration, African American studies, labor relations, sociology, business administration, or a related field by June 2021. One year of work experience is also required, but additional education or an appropriate combination of internships and other work arrangements can substitute for this requirement. Effective communication skills, excellent quantitative skills (e.g., advanced use of Excel or statistical software packages like Stata), and teamwork skills are desired. Experience in economic research, transportation policy, government finance, labor unions, and/or the construction industry is also a plus.
Once again, to see the full posting and details on how to apply, click here: ILEPI Research Associate.
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