JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2024 - July 31, 2024

Common Sense Institute

Senior Economist

JOE ID Number: 2024-01_111473881
Date Posted: 04/09/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Greenwood Village, Colorado, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- 00 - Default: Any Field
Salary Range: $85,000-$100,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Senior Economist is the technical expert in supporting CSI research to fulfill the mission of promoting the free enterprise system in Colorado. As a trained and skilled Economist, the Senior Economist is responsible for both creating and carrying out the methods to estimate economic, fiscal, and other impacts related to applied economic policy analysis CSI releases. The Senior Economist reports to the Director of Policy and Research, but works collaboratively with CSI executives, staff, Fellows and stakeholders in a team-oriented environment. The Senior Economist must also support organizational efforts to communicate and distribute CSI research through public speaking, media, events, and other outreach efforts.

Economic Analysis – Responsible for supporting detailed project scopes of work and contributing expert research and analysis.

Development of Report Content– Responsible for ensuring that CSI research and publications are of high quality and contain findings and insights that support CSI’s mission.

Research Content Distribution and Public Education – Responsible for supporting the research release efforts.

Research Staff Management – Responsible for working with Director of Policy & Research to organize workflow of research staff to ensure timely and accurate production of research.

Must Have:
Graduate degree or Ph.D. in economics
5 years minimum experience

Application Requirements:
  • Application Instructions Below
Application deadline: 06/15/2024
Application Instructions:
If you think you might be a good fit, submit the following application materials in one PDF to by April 15, 2024.

Your resume, including your experience.
A cover letter explaining why you are qualified for this position, why you believe in free enterprise, and what distinguishes you from others.
A writing sample.
A list of references.