Director - London office

As a Director at Alma Economics, you will take the initiative. You will help shape the company’s strategic direction, provide analytical direction and oversight, and take an active role in acquiring new clients and expanding our business.

You are an experienced leader. You take active steps to develop, support and inspire your colleagues. Your technical economics abilities are outstanding. You are an original thinker. You can explain complex ideas clearly. You love learning. You always operate with integrity.

If you are excited by the opportunity to lead a talented, rapidly growing team, we want to hear from you.


  • A Master’s degree in Economics, Econometrics or a related discipline (a PhD would be a plus)

  • 10+ years relevant experience (note this is indicative: exceptional candidates who do not meet the requirement but have the necessary background and skills will also be considered)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Help shape the company’s strategic direction

  • Actively pursue new business opportunities

  • Oversee and manage a portfolio of projects, ensuring all deliverables meet or exceed company standards

  • Provide thought leadership and direction

  • Serve as primary contact to stakeholders and clients

  • Foster teamwork and lead staff development

  • Augment company culture and values


  • Willingness to travel

  • Knowledge of issues relating to vulnerable groups (particularly vulnerable children) and/or education/health

How to apply:

Please send an up-to-date CV or your LinkedIn profile to with subject line Director, noting your eligibility to work in the UK.

Optionally, you are welcome to also submit any additional material you feel could strengthen your application (e.g. cover letter, samples of your written work, references).

There is no closing date, applications will be processed on a regular basis until the position is filled.