The Brattle Group
The Brattle Group provides consulting services and expert testimony on economic, financial, regulatory, and strategic issues to corporations, law firms, and public agencies world-wide. We offer our clients in-depth industry experience and state-of-the-art analytical techniques to design and implement strategies for changing market conditions or new opportunities. We provide expert testimony on economic damages, antitrust and competitive analyses, financial risk, regulatory economics, and environmental matters.
The Finance Practice at The Brattle Group combines accounting, financial, and economic analysis to issues concerning securities, regulation, valuation of business opportunities, profitability, pricing of services, tax issues and the cost of capital, as well as financial implications of mergers and corporate restructuring. Our projects involve firm, security and asset valuation, derivative based products, accounting issues, analysis of financial risk, cost of capital and other finance related issues. The projects are challenging and are often high profile.
JOB DESCRIPTION: Associates work as part of a team on challenging and high-profile projects in a collegial and academically-oriented work environment. Associates are central members of each project team and they apply finance and economic theory and practice to high profile litigation, corporate strategy, regulation, and public policy issues on behalf of our clients.
Associates are responsible for framing research approaches, project management, supervising team/staff, and developing client relationships while building individual expertise. As they gain valuable hands-on project experience, associates also become more involved in marketing and business development efforts. The Brattle Group commits to continuous training and development for consultants and works to help develop associates into principals as their careers progress.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Ideal Associate Candidates Will Possess:
- PhD in Economics, Finance, Accounting, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering or related field with a strong foundation in quantitative analysis, and/or several years of relevant work experience (preferably in a consulting environment)
- Demonstrated record of outstanding academic and/or practical accomplishment
- Strong interest in related industries
- Intellectual curiosity
- Strong analytic and quantitative skills, along with practical problem solving abilities
- Proficiency working with programs such as SAS, STATA and Excel
- An entrepreneurial drive
- Desire to work in a collaborative team environment
SALARY/BENEFITS: The Brattle Group offers a competitive compensation package and a unique environment that combines the best of intellectual rigor with interesting and diverse colleagues, and a spirit of fun.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: We are seeking associates to work in our Cambridge, MA, and Washington, DC offices. We are looking to hire both those who can start in the immediate future and across the summer of 2013.
To be considered for the associate position, please submit the following materials via the Careers/Current Openings page of our website at http://www.brattle.com
- Cover letter (describing your interest in economic and financial consulting and location preference)
- A writing sample/research paper
We will be interviewing at the 2013 AEA in San Diego. Letters of recommendations should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: No other application materials are accepted at this email address.
The Brattle Group is an equal opportunity employer.