JOE - February 2013

Redfin - Chief Real Estate Economist
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Redfin - Chief Real Estate Economist
Section: 5 -- Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Seattle, WA, USA
JEL Classification: R -- Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
Keywords: real estate, data, media, behavior, economist, user, client, econometrics, industry, macro-economic, trends, economics theory, public speaking, on-camera,

JOE ID Number: 201302_398531

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Redfin's mission is to reinvent real estate and we are building a world-class team to tell our story. We have goods to be the go-to real estate source, and we need a big-thinking real estate economist - someone who is willing to make big calls about real estate, our business and the economy - who can be the face of Redfin.

You will:
--Work with Data Scientist and media relations experts to develop newsworthy ideas and support them with research analysis.
--Report on real estate industry, homebuyer/seller sentiment, business data and user behavior.
--Keep abreast of macro-economic trends, housing market trends, and Redfin user/client trends.
--Serve as media spokesperson.
--Build and maintain relationships with industry influencers and journalists.

You'll need:
--PhD in Economics and 3+ years work experience in the field.
--Passion for real estate.
--Expertise in econometrics and economics theory.
--Ability to communicate complex information simply (written or presented).
--On-camera experience helpful.

You'll get:
Support and resources, a brilliant team, a downtown office, and the opportunity to build a team and grow with the company under a management team that has experience building start-ups into profitable, publicly traded companies.
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