Employment opportunity: Permanent, full-time
Reports: Associate Director, Economic Research
Location: Remote work arrangement within Canada
We are seeking a dynamic individual who will be an important part of our economic research team. The Conference Board of Canada is the nation’s largest independent applied research organization offering unbiased, evidence-based information and analysis to both industry and federal/provincial governments. We have one of the country’s largest private economic analysis and forecasting teams and are widely recognized for expert economic forecasting, modeling, and leading analysis. Simply put, we deliver insights that help leaders cut through the noise and make informed decisions.
Our ideal candidate is passionate about economics and labour markets and has a solid understanding of applied economics, technical skills, and advanced communication skills combined with a minimum one to two years work experience in a related role. Our ideal candidate has the ability to display mature judgment, is committed to high quality work, and can work effectively in a professional team environment. This role requires intellectual curiosity, passion and commitment to an organization that values quality, creativity and thought leadership.
We are a virtual organization and as a remote worker you must be comfortable and able to work 100 per cent of the time from a home office in Canada. To be successful as a remote worker you need to have a self-starter attitude, possess strong organizational and time management skills, and be a proactive communicator. Having a home office environment that provides for a productive, professional, and safe work environment during regular working/business hours is a requirement of this role.
About the Role
Required Skills and Qualifications
We value the unique skills, experiences, and insights that each employee brings to The Conference Board of Canada. We are committed to fostering an inclusive and accessible work environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported. If you require an accommodation at any point during the recruitment process, please email [email protected] and we will work with you to meet your needs.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest in The Conference Board of Canada. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.