AECOM Entry Level Economist in San Francisco, California

Business Line Design + Planning

Position Title Entry Level Economist

United States of America - California

San Francisco

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Economist for the Sustainable Development and Economics Group in San Francisco, CA.

Example Project Types:

  • Market analysis for strategic and master planning projects, focusing on infill development and transit oriented development (TOD)

  • Cost-benefit analysis for adaptation strategies and investment planning

  • Triple bottom line/sustainable return on investment analysis

  • Diverse financial feasibility analyses, subject to influence by regulatory and technical changes

  • Pro forma analysis for real estate development projects

  • Socioeconomic analysis for environmental impact report

  • Fiscal impact analysis

  • Affordable housing policy analysis

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 0-2 years' experience

  • Excellent quantitative skills

  • 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

  • Proficiency in Spanish and/or Portuguese

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Demonstrated interest in sustainability, with a particular emphasis on quantitative analytical approaches to developing innovative solutions to complex challenges facing cities as they deal with a changing climate

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree from an accredited college or university with focus in economics, urban planning, public policy analysis, business, environmental studies or a related field preferred

  • Previous work experience in a consulting environment is highly desirable

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Job Category Economics

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 185654BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.