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Junior Economist - Manchester

Manchester, Lancashire
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

This position of consultant/junior economist/planner is to play an important role in the Economics team helping deliver work. The position is based in either London or Manchester.

The Savills Economics team has established a reputation as one of the leading players in the UK covering property and economic analysis and research. We are working on projects including: Manchester High Speed 2 stations development frameworks for Manchester City Council; Development and Infrastructure Investment Framework for Ellesmere Port Industrial Area; Town Investment Plan for Newark on Trent; industrial intensification market analysis for clients including the Greater London Authority and Berkeley Homes; land value uplift and capture analysis for Transport for London; preparation of an Innovation Quarter business plan for Trinity College Dublin; electric vehicle charging market research for an institutional investor; and economic benefits assessments, social infrastructure analysis and negotiations, and infrastructure funding bids for a range of developers and land owners.

The remit of the Economics team is to lead on work in the field of property, planning and economics, covering:

  • Preparing and influencing economic, planning, property, regeneration, and infrastructure development strategy, policy and research at national, sub-regional and local levels.
  • Establishing the economic, financial and business cases for projects and programmes, including major proposals and estate/property initiatives.
  • Carrying out social and economic impact assessments, for example as part of the formal environmental impact assessment (EIA) process.
  • Developing new business opportunities in the field of economic consultancy as opportunities arise.

The team draws upon and works with other teams in Savills, for example its remit includes working with the Savills Research team to jointly develop areas of research that will raise the profile of the company.

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  • Job Reference: 707318315-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Savills
  • Location: Manchester, Lancashire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent