Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Summer Paid Economic Consulting Internship

Compass Lexecon provides law firms, corporations and government clients with analysis of complex issues. 

Compass Lexecon is interviewing for the position of Summer Intern. We are hiring for positions with a start date in June 2017.

The position demands knowledge of or interest in economics, a broad range of research skills, and the ability to perform quantitative analysis. Summer Interns work with case teams in nearly all aspects of our projects including a variety of quantitative and qualitative tasks, such as: (a) gathering data and performing analyses, including spreadsheet modeling; (b) conducting industry research; (c) reviewing analyst reports and business documents produced in litigation; (d) assisting with the production of expert reports, government filings, and client presentations; (e) ensuring the quality of all work product; and (f) providing administrative support.

Key Responsibilities:

We seek candidates with strong academic backgrounds who are completing his or her junior year of college. Individuals who have completed significant coursework in economics and mathematics (or other quantitative disciplines) are encouraged to apply. Knowledge of Excel and statistical programming packages such as STATA or SAS are preferred, but not required. Candidates must be highly motivated, analytical, detail oriented, able to work independently or in teams, and have excellent oral and written communication skills. 

Summer Interns are expected to work a minimum of 40 hours per week for seven weeks. Compensation is consistent with paid internships at other major economic consulting firms.  Apply here.