Senior Economist Opportunity for BRANZ, apply by 26 May 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