Deloitte Access Economics - Agri & Environmental Economist


Deloitte Access Economics - Agri & Environmental Economist

Deloitte Access Economics is Australia’s premier economic consultancy. We offer a suite of economic and policy advisory services to clients across government and the private and not-for-profit sectors, and pride ourselves on providing the highest caliber analysis and advice.

The Agribusiness & Natural Resource Management team is a specialist practice that operates nationally within Deloitte Access Economics. There are two opportunities available for economists or policy advisors - one role for a Senior Analyst and the other role for a Manager in our Melbourne or Canberra office (we are completely flexible on location).

We provide the highest quality analysis and advice to the most complex policy issues and challenges and imperatives of sustainable economic development and drivers of growth for Australian agribusiness. This includes agribusiness (across all industries), natural resources (including water, forestry and fishing) and environmental issues (such as waste, native vegetation, land management and climate change).

Our advice applies a variety of analytical frameworks, models and techniques, informed by the latest economic theory as well as insights from other disciplines in social science and public policy.

In this role, you will manage the delivery of quantitative and qualitative projects relating to the economics of agriculture, agribusiness, natural resources and environment. More specifically, you will organise your and your team’s findings in reports and presentations, liaise with clients and manage diverse and dispersed project teams.

About You

We are seeking individuals with a passion for the prosperity and sustainability of Australia, a commitment to high quality analysis and advice, and a desire to work in an influential team environment.

You will bring, to our high-performing team at least some of the following attributes:

  • As a Senior Analyst you may three years’ of relevant experience and as a Manager
  • approximately five years’ experience as a project manager, professional economist or policy advisor, ideally in other consulting firms, applied academia, industry bodies or from within government. An agile working style, with the ability to manage multiple research projects, project teams and competing client needs simultaneously
  • Strong critical thinking skills, adeptness in a project team environment, sound communication, confidence working with/interpreting data
  • A passion for policy and the application of frameworks and theory to real world issues, in particular an interest in regional Australia
  • A degree in economics, public policy, or other related disciplines
  • Formal qualification and/or experience in agricultural economics, agricultural science, environmental economics, or natural resources is desirable

Next Steps

If you are interested in the role, please apply online at your earliest convenience. Should you have any questions, you can contact Juliette Jamoneau in the Talent Acquisition team on 0282604149.

By applying to this role you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We have designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

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