Principal Analyst - Economics

Location Brisbane
Job Type Contract
Reference JO-1910-98290
Posted 14 days ago
About the Company
Davidson are trusted Government recruitment partners assisting Local, State and Federal agencies find talent. We are currently interested in discussing short-term contract options for experienced Economists (AO7 level).

About the Role
  • Manage and undertake the provision of superior quality value-for-money, benchmarking and economic impact assessments of industry and infrastructure projects and proposals that are seeking financial incentive under various funding programs.
  • Manage and undertake economic evaluation (e.g. cost/benefit and cost/effectiveness analysis, state revenue impact, multi-criteria analysis), benchmarking, crowding out, additionality and project assessment using in-house economic modelling techniques and tools and program guidelines.
  • Provide expert and timely economic and value for money assessments in the form of reports to decision-makers, including interdepartmental working groups and panels of funding programs
  • Undertake the development of key performance indicators for strategic major projects after consideration of value for money and economic impact assessments, including development of benefits identification and realisation metrics and measures.

About You
  • Undertake value for money assessments and review of economic impacts
  • Strong economic skills and experience in infrastructure projects and have undertaken Cost Benefit Analysis and Economic Impact assessments
  • Proven ability to work with complex stakeholders
  • Strong written and oral communication skillsĀ 
  • MS Word and Excel spreadsheet skills
  • Able to work under pressure and time constraints
These opportunities are available immediately paying $67.08 p/hour + super located in the CBD. If you are interested in short-term arrangements, this would be perfect for you.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx).

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