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Economist, Researcher, Statistician

The successful candidate will have:

  • Ability to research and scope complex projects, such as quantitative and qualitative methods, composite indicators, systematic literature review and policy analysis.
  • Relevant experience in preparing, developing and evaluating robust evidence and strong academic track record. Whatever the candidate’s disciplinary background, strong analytical skills are a must.
  • Evident communication skills, both oral and written, in English (French or other European languages is a plus)
  • Knowledge of and an interest in European Union policymaking and public policy, notably on research, innovation and digital issues
  • Presentation skills and public speaking experience are a plus

The ideal candidate will:

  • Become part of a hardworking research team, advising policymakers, producing analytical work and evaluating the work of others.
  • Assist in the preparation and successful staging of Lisbon Council events, including occasionally drafting high-level programmes, managing teams and keeping participants informed before and after meetings
  • Possess superior organisational skills and pay great attention to detail
  • Show a willingness to learn and be mentored
  • Be an entrepreneurial self-starter and team player with a good work ethic
The successful candidate will report to the president and director of research. S/he will be paid a competitive compensation commensurate with the responsibilities of the role.
To apply for this position, please contact us by e-mail only at Please write in the subject line “Economist, Researcher, Statistician” and include a current CV and a letter of motivation.
Only candidates that are considered for this position will be contacted.