Employment Opportunities

See also Award opportunities for post graduate students.

Employment opportunities for economists in New Zealand are listed below, as a service to Association’s members.

You are invited to participate by having a link to your website on our site at an annual charge of $150 (gst inclusive) and/or advertising suitable vacancies on our site at $150 (gst inclusive) per listing.

It is anticipated that you will advise the Association when any advertised vacancy has been filled in order that it may be removed from the site, otherwise the vacancy will remain on the site for a period of six weeks.

We hope you will take this opportunity to reach a specialist audience and look forward to receiving your advertisements. Please email to economists@nzae.org.nz.


Current employment opportunities

  • Senior Economist Opportunity for BRANZ, apply by 26 May 2017 May 9, 2017
    • Lead senior level economic research – building and construction industry
    • Project Management focus
    • Collaborative and flexible work environment

    BRANZ is an independent and impartial research, testing, and consulting company focussed on inspiring the industry to provide better buildings for New Zealanders.

    We are looking for an Economist to lead and undertake significant senior level research on the economic structure of the building and construction industry. The role brings specialist input and expertise to provide robust economic analysis and commentary to support broad and significant research across the organisation.

    This role is responsible for leading a small number of projects as well as forming and managing project teams. In addition, you will establish sound working relationships with the industry and internal stakeholders.

    You will have a relevant post graduate tertiary qualification in a numeric discipline, preferably economics coupled with sound experience in economic research and analysis. This will include macro and micro economics and cost benefit analysis coupled with project management capability to proactively manage research projects ensuring quality, delivery on time and within budget.

    Knowledge of the building and construction industries in New Zealand is desirable.

    Applications close: 5.00pm Friday, 26 May 2017.

    To apply please contact Johnny Gowland on 04 978 1825 or johnnygowland@momentum.co.nz


  • Employment opportunities welcomed April 1, 2015

    An invitation to all economists and organisations seeking economists to list here employment opportunities for economists in New Zealand.