Economist Resume Samples

Economists are involved in studying the production and distribution of resources or goods and services by gathering and analyzing data and trends. Economists typically carry out the following roles and responsibilities – researching on economic issues, conducting surveys, collecting data, analyzing data, preparing reports and tables; interpreting and forecasting market trends, designing policies, advising business and governments for solving economic problems, and writing articles for publication.

The role of an economist vary greatly based on the type of industry they work, but the most common skills mentioned on successful Economist Resume include the following – strong ability to review and research data, logical conclusion drawing abilities, communication skills, critical-thinking skills, detail-oriented skills, math skills and writing skills. Economists mostly have a master’s degree or a Doctoral degree in the related field along with plenty of work experience.

 

Economist Resume example

Economist/Consultant Resume

Summary : Economist/Consultant with strong financial acumen, proficient in analyzing financial data and building financial models. Extensive experience in customer service. Self-motivated, team player, strong work ethic and creative personality. Experience in both quantitative and qualitative research in the consultancy industry

Skills : SQL, Microsoft Excel, Lookups, Pivots, Dashboards, Macros

Description :

    1. Responsibilities involved developing, improving, and maintaining the database that is utilized in processing calculations for Publications of Industry Economics
    2. Develop, design, and incorporate database modules and objects to accelerate and automate data processing through economic statistical calculations.
    3. Collaborate with analysts to manage metadata and concordances for identifying, storing, and processing millions of economic source records.
    4. Research and address inquiries regarding BEA data products.
    5. Respond to up to 15 inquiries per week, providing timely and accurate responses to public users, media outlets, and other agencies.
    6. Adapted back-end procedures to interface with the browser-based front end, allowing for rapid updates and easy deployment to analysts.
    7. Optimized procedures to reduce run times from 30 minutes to less than a minute.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Masters of Science


Research Economist Resume

Summary : Detail-oriented, organized and efficient Research Economist with more than 7 years of experience in the various areas of accounting systems. Highly motivated individual, ambitious and quick learner of new programs, ability to work in a team as well as independently, good management of multi-task projects and working under pressure.

Skills : Econometrics, Statistics, SAS, MATLAB, R, Economic Research, ANOVA, Stochastic Processes

Description :

    1. Performed methodological research, economic analysis, and quality assurance & technical accuracy of data.
    2. Managed collection and quality assurance of wage and comprehensive benefit-cost data for 96 accounts on a quarterly basis for the National Compensation Survey.
    3. Assisted in the development and implementation of a new national labor study for the Social Security Administration's (SSA) Disability Determination Process, which quantifies physical and cognitive requirements for active occupations in the national economy.
    4. Interfaced with multiple national public agencies and private companies throughout data collection and analysis.
    5. Created national training modules for SSA study, used to train over 100 field economists within BLS.
    6. Demonstrated knowledge of computer capabilities and configurations in working with time series analysis.
    7. Participated in activities to address program development needs such as quality improvement or process monitoring initiatives.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science


Financial Economist Resume

Summary : Financial Economist with strong communication and interpersonal skills, building trust and ensuring integration with leadership, business, internal finance and client teams as a reliable finance partner by conducting monthly meetings to discuss and review forecast, budget utilization, pipeline opportunities and their return on investments.

Skills : Raiser's Edge, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Publisher.

Description :

    1. Administered statistical surveys to evaluate companies' costs for providing compensation and benefits to employees for the National Compensation Survey and Employment Cost Index.
    2. Analyzed statistical data for quality and accuracy based on government standards.
    3. Prepared reports that evaluated and recommended improvements for survey collection based on industry characteristics, economist conditions, and area trends.
    4. Partnered with teams to test and troubleshoot new statistical software.
    5. Trained employees on new database software and related survey procedures.
    6. Organized and facilitated open house information sessions in various cities to promote the agency's surveys and services.
    7. Contributed to a team in developing a user guide to explain available statistical data for new employees and data users.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Masters of Business Administration

Economist IV Resume

Summary : Economist IV with extensive experience managing and supporting projects in the federal government, professional practices, and businesses, including non-profit. Demonstrated ability to adapt readily to a wide range of environments and to learn new procedures and processes quickly; innovative problem solver.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Program Management, Writing, Analytical Skills, Budgeting, Communication, Editing, Data Entry, Publisher.

Description :

    1. Managed multiple ongoing projects involving eight field offices and the national office; projects collected economic data, developed and implemented plans to meet multiple milestones and deadlines.
    2. Provided cost savings and performance improvements for other projects by analyses that anticipated potential issues and devised procedures to resolve those issues.
    3. Wrote, edited and proofread procedural, technical and informational documents, as well as correspondence.
    4. Served on a wide variety of inter- and intra-office teams as the official representative to upper management.
    5. Provided innovative and cost-effective solutions to meet challenges posed by a complete revision of the Producer Price Index data collection program.
    6. Prepared and reviewed budgets for the regional and national offices.
    7. Provided leadership, supervision and instruction to junior staff members.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Economist - Temp Resume

Objective : Aspires to take up a challenging career where the zeal for management and operations will be showcased and help work towards the common goals of the company. Well versed with MS-Office and other related economic software such as Scenario test, simulation, etc

Skills : Probability Theory, Financial Analysis, Regression Analysis, Data Mining, Data Analysis, SQL.

Description :

    1. Prepared financial and statistical analyses and reports on the licensing and distribution of royalties generated from copyrighted music of nearly 200,000 performing artists, composers, and songwriters.
    2. Calculated and analyzed license fees through statistical computation process for cable and local TV stations, and the program weights for ringtones, live concerts, DMX and XM satellite radio, Music Choice and Pay Per View.
    3. Prepared and created statistical survey frames for television, radio, live concert, airline performances and programs for Internet distribution.
    4. Queried the data warehouse in order to create databases and analyze financial results.
    5. Compiled data for rate proposals and quarterly and annual fiscal credits.
    6. Prepared financial reports and royalty statements and forecasted economic outcomes based on statistical trends and financial performance ratios.
    7. Analyzed distribution results and financial data to respond to member inquiries and to support licensing activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Senior Economist Resume

Summary : An expert in communicating complex research and analysis to clients and stakeholders. To work with an organization that utilizes the interpersonal, analytical and communication skills for completing related tasks and provides opportunities to learn and avenues for growth.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, EViews, Project Management, STATA, R / R Studio, Econometrics, MATLAB, ArcGIS.

Description :

    1. Conduct analysis of regulatory initiatives, grant requests, and transportation trends.
    2. Evaluate macroeconomic indicators and industry-specific metrics to determine economic impact over short- and long-term time horizons.
    3. Present analyses and economic perspectives to executive management in planning meetings and at large industry forums.
    4. Interact with members of the industry and the public to foster an understanding of economic and analytical approaches.
    5. Deliver presentations and draft memos to convey economic methodologies in everyday language to increase understanding of regulatory issues.
    6. Coordinate regulatory teams (economists, attorneys, and subject matter experts) to develop analytical frameworks.
    7. Lead biweekly economist division discussions and presentations.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Lead Economist Resume

Summary : Results-driven Lead Economist with a thorough understanding of data assessment methodology and 8 years of professional experience. Operates with a strong sense of thoughtfulness, care, and attention to detail. Experienced in conducting, coordinating and maintaining multiple projects, simultaneously.

Skills : Windows, Word, Powerpoint, Teaching, Documentation, Data Analysis, Financial Analysis, Networking.

Description :

    1. Evaluated federal, state and local economic data using advanced methods in statistical analysis to make legislative recommendations to internal Executive-level staff and various state officials.
    2. Developed ad hoc reports in response to inquiries from the general public, Executive-level staff, and other state officials.
    3. Prepared and conducted presentations regarding economic trends and activities.
    4. Drafted and edited reports, briefings, articles, press releases and other communication published by the Division of Research and Statistics.
    5. Prepared charts, graphs, reports, and tables for internal and external dissemination.
    6. Compiled, manipulated, and distributed requisite data for monthly Bureau publications.
    7. Served on interdivisional teams that conducted an analysis of exchange applications for the contract market.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Masters Of Arts

Economist - Full Time Resume

Headline : Economist with the proven ability to work in a remote, multicultural team environment, coordinating with multiple, global teams. Highly numerate and adept at working with large, complex datasets. Possess detailed knowledge of national and international economic and industry databases

Skills : Raiser's Edge, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Publisher.

Description :

    1. Performs methodological research, economic analysis, and assuring the quality and technical accuracy of data.
    2. Selects and organizes materials and information from a variety of sources and preparing brief summaries of findings.
    3. Prepares correspondence in response to requests for data or other information.
    4. Applies knowledge of computer capabilities and configurations in working with time series analysis.
    5. For special requests, researches data files and other sources for input in summary analyses.
    6. Participates in activities to address Program development needs such as quality improvement or process monitoring initiatives.
    7. Assists with the development of requirements for statistical/economic computer systems and carries out acceptance tests for enhanced or new applications.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Economist I Resume

Summary : Economist I, committed to the continuous improvement of professional skills. Energetic, organized and professional. Looking for a position where my knowledge and commitment to self-improvement of the professional skills would be fully utilized.

Skills : STATA, Eviews, Microfit, GUASS MS Office: Excel, PowerPoint, Word, International Economics, Applied Macroeconomics, Time-Series Econometrics, Forecasting.

Description :

    1. Performed a variety of consulting and analyst duties for a national utility company.
    2. Prepared budget forecasts based on an understanding of policy.
    3. Tasked by senior managers to develop ad hoc analyses that would improve reporting and analytics.
    4. Assessed data from 28 states with a focus on how government policy impacted utility pricing.
    5. Improved project categorization by developing cost-benefit analysis with clear forecasts for return on investment (ROI).
    6. Identified and remediated a key problem in studies of national supply and demand as a lack of actionable data based on econometric modeling.
    7. Developed a 10-year plan to improve data models and analysis.
    8. Studied the impact of company policy on rural residents.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Master Of Arts

Economist Resume

Summary : An economist by degree, education, and work experience. Looking forward to making a positive impact on society by using the knowledge and expertise while at the same time satisfy the urge to do something meaningful.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Program Management, Writing, Analytical Skills, Budgeting, Communication

Description :

    1. Analyzed business performance to maximize operations. Prepared reports, budgets, payroll, and sales taxes.
    2. Researched and resolved any out of balances.
    3. Created budgets and forecasts for management group - prepared financial reports to the department of statistics.
    4. Coordinated monthly payroll functions for 1500 employees.
    5. Drafted, negotiated and managed contracts for retail, warehouse and advertising space.
    6. Assessed China's economic conditions by analyzing data of GDP growth, inflation, and unemployment from the perspective of monetary policies.
    7. Researched the effects of foreign direct investment on China's trade and comparative advantage.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science