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Join our team

Risk & Policy Analysts Ltd welcomes all enquiries from those wishing to work with us. We are not only interested to hear from appropriate candidates who would like to work with us on a permanent basis, but also from those who would be prepared to work with us on a freelance consultancy basis from EU and candidate countries.

Current Vacancies

25 Sep

Economist

Risk & Policy Analysts Limited (RPA) is an employee owned independent consultancy with an established reputation and proven expertise in the fields of UK & EU policy, economics, environment, chemicals and sustainability.

Since becoming an employee owned business in April 2019, RPA has adopted an ambitious plan for growth over the next two years.  As a result, we are seeking to increase the capacity of our team, build on our portfolio of existing contracts and expand into new areas of work.  We are currently seeking individuals to join our economist team at the Senior Consultant and Principal Consultant level.  These roles will be expected to work across a range of different existing sectors, as well as to help develop new sectors.

As an experienced economist, you will probably have:

  • 5- 10+ years’ experience in consultancy or similar environment with demonstrable skills in applied economic analysis, including: experience in the valuation of human health and economic modelling techniques, econometrics or statistical analysis;
  • Experience of translating economic theory and modelling to different policy and project contexts and to UK and EU guidelines;
  • Project management skills and experience of leading relevant projects for the public and private sector clients;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, and proven ability to deliver consultancy reports to the public and private sector.

Additional skills that are desirable include:

  • Post-graduate qualification in health economic evaluation or related mathematical/statistical discipline (e.g. MSc in Economic Evaluation in Healthcare or Health economics);
  • Experience within the fields of human health and environmental policy;
  • Strong links and networks within industry, the public sector and/or academia;
  • People management experience.

Salary is competitive with a generous holiday package. After 6 months you will gain equity in the business via the employee-owned trust which brings tax free bonuses, profit share and a voice in the future of the company.  We work flexibly and the role can be based in our London office or our Norwich headquarters.

If you want to be part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team with ample opportunity to help steer future direction of the Economist work, whilst contributing to positive impact on society, either contact the Head of Economics, Rocio Salado on rocio.salado@rpaltd.co.uk for an initial informal discussion or send your CV and a brief summary of why you are looking to join RPA and why you are the right person for this role to post@rpaltd.co.uk (REF: RPA ECON).

The deadline for applications is Friday 16th October 2020.

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25 Sep

Policy Consultant

Risk & Policy Analysts Limited (RPA) is an employee owned independent consultancy with an established reputation and proven expertise in the fields of UK & EU policy, economics, environment, chemical management and sustainability.

Since becoming an employee owned business in April 2019, RPA has adopted an ambitious plan for growth over the next two years.  As a result, we are seeking to increase the capacity of our team, build on our portfolio of existing contracts and expand into new areas of work.  We are currently seeking individuals to join our policy team at the Senior Consultant and Principal Consultant level.  These roles will be expected to work across a range of different existing sectors, as well as to help develop new sectors.

As an experienced policy consultant, you will probably have:

  • 5-10+ years’ experience within policy consultancy, focusing on regulatory and legal policy development and implementation processes in the EU;
  • A proven track record of leading on the full cycle, including tender preparation, for impact assessments, studies and/or evaluations according to EU Better Regulation guidelines, including design of consultation and data collection strategies and implementing such activities (interviews, surveys, workshops, conferences) as well as policy/economic analysis (CBA, analysis of efficiency and effectiveness);
  • Project management skills and experience of leading relevant projects for public sector clients;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English, and proven ability to deliver consultancy reports to the European Commission.

Additional skills that are desirable include:

  • Hold a degree in Social Sciences;
  • Have experience with EU civil and criminal justice systems, consumer protection, health, labour market or regional policy;
  • Experience of applying social research methods (including excellent quantitative analysis skills);
  • Demonstrable skills in stakeholder engagement;
  • Strong experience of successful public tendering;
  • People management experience;
  • Experience of managing pipeline and tender selection;
  • Strong links and networks within industry, the public sector and/or academia; and
  • One or more EU languages besides English.

Salary is competitive with a generous holiday package. After 6 months you will gain equity in the business via the employee-owned trust which brings tax free bonuses, profit share and a voice in the future of the company.  We work flexibly and the role can be based in our London office or our Norwich headquarters.

If you want to be part of a dynamic, multi-disciplinary team with ample opportunity to help steer the future direction of EU work, whilst contributing to positive impact on society, either contact the Head of Policy, Eliza Kritikos on eliza.kritikos@rpaltd.co.uk for an initial informal discussion or send your CV and a brief summary of why you are looking to join RPA and why you are the right person for this role to post@rpaltd.co.uk (REF: RPA EU POLCON).

The deadline for applications is Friday 16th October 2020.

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