FTI Consulting Analyst - Aviation Practice #201A7 in Boston, Massachusetts
About Compass Lexecon: One of the world?s leading economics consulting firms, Compass Lexecon provides law firms, corporations and government clients with clear analysis of complex issues. Our experience and expertise apply to virtually any question of economics, in virtually any context of the law or business. Our experts and staff are known for developing a thorough understanding of the issues that our clients face, relating those issues to relevant economic theory, supporting our analysis with solid and persuasive empirical evidence, and presenting our findings in an understandable manner. About the Opportunity: Compass Lexecon is interviewing for the entry level position of Analyst for the Airlines Practice. We are hiring for positions with a start date in summer 2021 for the Boston office. Key Responsibilities: The position demands knowledge of or interest in economics, a broad range of research skills, and the ability to perform quantitative analysis. Analysts are involved in nearly all aspects of project work, interacting closely with other analysts, directors, and firm principals in analyzing data, preparing client presentations, and drafting reports. Through their involvement, Analysts gain a comprehensive understanding of virtually all facets of the airline industry. Our projects span labor and employment, antitrust, public policy, international trade and commercial disputes. As skills and competencies develop, there will be greater opportunity for independent work and client interaction. Preferred applicants will have completed significant coursework in economics or related areas. Preferred Skills: Demonstration of quantitative skills, writing ability, and qualitative skills are required. Knowledge of Excel and statistical programming packages such as STATA, SAS, Python and Tableau are preferred. Candidates must be highly motivated, analytical, detail oriented, able to work independently or in teams, be able to multi-task, and have excellent oral and written communication skills. Basic Qualifications: We seek candidates who possess strong academic backgrounds. The ideal candidate has a double major in economics and mathematics, but other quantitative majors are acceptable. Position Classification: Non-Exempt A cover letter, resume, and transcript must be submitted in order to be considered for the position. Compass Lexecon is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled.