ESCoE Vacancies: Economists / Senior Economists


ESCoE Vacancies: Economists / Senior Economists

Applications closed.



Salary from £30,000 to £45,000 pro rata, depending on qualifications and experience

Closing Date for applications Friday 11th October 2019(midday)


The ONS Economic Statistics Centre of Excellence (ESCoE) is an independent research centre which conducts research to address the challenges of measuring the modern economy and provides an environment for the development of a wider research community with skills and research experience in economic measurement. The Centre is hosted by the National Institute of Economic and Social Research (NIESR) and is delivered in close collaboration with its partner institutions, including the University of Cambridge, King’s College London, Nesta, the University of Strathclyde and Warwick Business School.

We are seeking to appoint full-time and part-time economists/senior economists to work on projects: using new business datasets to improve understanding of the links between management practices and productivity; to establish the potential to use government administrative data to produce new statistics on the dynamics of the labour market and; to investigate the impact of complex business ownership structures on the measurement of GDP.

Applicants should have: a good degree in economics or a related discipline; a relevant post-graduate qualification, research degree or equivalent experience; strong quantitative skills and experience of empirical analysis.

These roles are also open as secondment opportunities and as part-time positions, for example, in combination with PhD study or related research and policy work.

For further information about the posts, including person specification and how to apply