Economic Development Analyst - Workforce, Real Estate & Economic Impact

Posted: 08/10/17 | SHARE:

Description:

Camoin Associates is announcing the opening of a professional level position in our Saratoga Springs, NY office. We are looking for someone who is highly analytical, organized, self-motivated and willing to learn. This position is geared towards an individual interested in growing into a project manager role, taking on additional responsibilities and participating in our national growth strategy. 

Camoin Associates, Inc.:

Since 1999, Camoin Associates has specialized in providing economic development solutions to both public, not-for-profit and private sector clients. Through our work we assess the market and financial feasibility of real estate redevelopment rojects, build models to measure the economic and fiscal impact of public and private investment, and create economic and workforce development strategies that support increased investment, build tax base and create meaningful employment pportunities. Our clients include local and state government, EDOs, non-profit organizations, private developers, and companies. Our reputation for detailed, place-specific, and accurate analysis has led to projects in thirty states and garnered attention from national media outlets including Forbes magazine, NPR and the Wall Street Journal. To learn more about our experience and projects in all of our service areas, please visit our website at www.camoinassociates.com.
Role:
The person chosen for this position will primarily serve as a research analyst for a variety of projects, including real estate and industry market analysis, development feasibility studies, economic and fiscal impact analysis, and economic and workforce development strategies. Other responsibilities will include grant writing, supporting the management of client-administered programs, helping in the preparation of proposals, social media campaigns, and other internal company tasks. Limited travel.

Qualifications:

- Masters level degree in policy analysis, economics, business finance, urban planning, public administration, or other related field preferred.
- Strong analytic skills in data analysis, professional-level competencies in Excel, excellent writing and communication skills required.
- Some professional level experience required, may include temporary work as long as demonstration of aptitude and performance can be made.
Additional Skills & Qualifications Desired:
- Demonstrable attention to detail and organizational skills.
- A good communicator, strong collaborator and team player.
- Accustomed to working in an open office setting.

- Experience in proofing, copy editing, graphic design, and/or GIS a plus.
- Experience with consulting and project management a plus.
- Facilitation and presentation skills a plus.
- Comfort with social media and on-line collaboration.
- Knowledge of research methods including survey analysis and web-based research.
Please note that we are only making this position available to citizens and residents with all necessary authorizations already in place (OPT does not qualify).
Application Process:
Please e-mail cover letter and resume to Rob Camoin, C/O Anna Winslow at anna@camoinassociates.com. If selected for further consideration, we will request additional documentation at a later date. Please no telephone inquiries.

Website link:  https://www.camoinassociates.com/career-opportunities

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