Senior Economist

As a senior economist at Alma Economics, you will lead on projects, design and apply innovative analytical approaches, help attract new clients and contribute to decisions on the company’s strategy and day-to-day operations.

You excel at leading teams and enjoy working with others. You take active steps to develop and support your colleagues. Your technical economics abilities are exceptional, and you have strong project management skills. You can explain complex ideas clearly. You love learning. You always operate with integrity.


  • University-level degree in Economics, Econometrics or a related discipline (a master’s degree or PhD would be a plus)

  • 5+ years relevant work experience (note this is indicative: exceptional candidates with less experience will also be considered)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead on the conceptualisation, development and execution of key projects

  • Manage teams to prepare and deliver projects, ensuring that all outputs are up to or exceed company standards

  • Develop research techniques and methodologies to meet client needs and expectations

  • Formulate strategies with senior management for project delivery and resource allocation

  • Help attract new clients

  • Engage with stakeholders and clients


  • Willingness to travel

  • Prior management experience

How to apply:

Please send an up-to-date CV or your LinkedIn profile to with subject line Senior Economist, 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 as they are received.