FT job - San Francisco - EDAW/AECOM - Sustainable Economic Analyst
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Sustainable Economic Analyst
Posted: 04 May 2009 11:11 PM PDT
Job Title: Sustainable Economic Analyst
Description: The selected candidate will join the Sustainable Development
group, part of EDAW?s global Spatial Planning and Economic Development
Practice Line. The primary emphasis of the group is to promote
socioeconomic and environmental sustainability in urban design, city
planning, and policy projects. This is accomplished through employing
rigorous economic techniques and developing innovative analytical
approaches to providing solutions for delivering sustainability in varied
domestic and international contexts.
Qualified candidates will have excellent analytical and writing skills
with education and/or professional background in sustainability planning,
urban and real estate economics, urban planning, or policy
modeling/design. The candidate must also have a demonstrated interest in
sustainability, with a particular emphasis on quantitative analytical
approaches to developing innovative solutions to complex challenges facing
Education and Skill Requirements:
Candidates must have a B.A. or B.S. degree from an accredited college or
university with a major in urban planning, sustainable design,
environmental economics and management, or a related field related to
sustainability planning (highly qualified candidates could have a Master?s
degree in a related field).
Demonstrated interest and knowledge of the principles and practices of
sustainability planning with an emphasis on urban regeneration, green
development economics, and land-use/environmental policy design. Relevant
experience in related fields advantageous.
Excellent quantitative skills; experience with financial and economic
Detail-oriented: Strong sense of commitment, a willingness to learn more
and a desire to work in a dynamic, deadline driven team environment.
Excellent communication and writing skills are critical.
Fluency with Microsoft Office Suite imperative; experience with other
quantitative/statistical programs such as SAS, SPSS desirable.
Example Project Types:
Market study for master-planned sustainable community
Cost-benefit analysis for climate action plan
Energy efficiency / green building policy modeling
Development projections and carbon emissions modeling
Pro forma and feasibility analysis for urban redevelopment
Socioeconomic analysis for environmental impact report
Fiscal impact analysis for transit village
Affordable housing policy analysis
To apply, please email Laura Cacho as well as apply through the AECOM
Firm Name: EDAW | AECOM
Firm Website: www.edaw.com
Location: San Francisco
Start Date: June 2009
Contact Name: Laura Cacho
Contact Email: laura.cacho@...
Date Submitted: May 4, 2009
Job Type: Permanent
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