JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

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Economic & Strategic Research
Economic and Strategic Research - Director

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111468386
Date Posted: 11/10/2021
Date Inactive: 01/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economic and Strategic Research - Director
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
R1 -- General Regional Economics
R0 -- General
R2 -- Household Analysis
R3 -- Real Estate Markets, Spatial Production Analysis, and Firm Location
R -- Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics
E0 -- General
Urban policy
Real estate economics
Business Strategy
R Shiny
R Programing
Full Text of JOE Listing:


In this compelling leadership position, you will lead a team of PhD researchers in analyzing market, government, and business data to monitor and interpret economic trends. You will forecast economic (and other) variables relevant to the Company, market participants, and policy makers. You will oversee the research and analyses used to understand borrower, lender, investor, and other market behaviors, as well as assess the findings and recommendations through reports, research papers, and presentations to advise internal and external partners.

Some Required Skills:
• 8 years of relevant work experience
• Advanced degree in economics or a related field is required. PhD highly preferred
• Leadership experience in managing economic research, forecasting, data analysis or related projects
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to conduct and manage analysis to address complex
economic or business problems
• Skilled in presenting information and/or ideas to an audience in a way that is engaging and easy to

Preferred Experiences:
• Experience in mortgage or housing market research and analysis
• Technical ability with statistical software packages including coding, debugging, modeling and
economic analysis with relevant languages (e.g. Python, R, SAS, SQL, MATLAB)

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 01/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Please apply online with CV/resume on the company application URL.