Senior Associate - Economist/Statistician
Social & Economic Policy - Bethesda, MD

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Direct and manage complex scientific/technical components of large projects or series of smaller projects with responsibility for the application of advanced methods and techniques in a particular field of specialization.
Assume significant leadership role in business development by providing technical expertise. Make significant scientific/technical contributions to sales and proposal efforts.
Direct and establish policies and protocols to carry out research and provide technical guidance to less senior staff through application of advanced techniques, concepts, and methods related to a particular field of specialization.
Direct and serve as the subject-matter expert in the preparation of complex statistical and methodological reports and findings with responsibility as the senior technical writer. Serve as the primary reviewer of the analytical and technical writing of less senior staff.
Maintain an industry presence by publishing regularly in peer reviewed journals and/or by presenting at annual conferences and meetings.
Collaborate with peers elsewhere in the company to identify new research approaches and potential markets for those services.
Actively participate in the mentoring of less senior staff.

Skills Prerequisites:
Preferred candidate will have a PhD in Economics, Statistics, or related field and will be a recognized expert in economics and statistics.