Economics and Data Analysis Intern

Economics and Data Analysis Intern  

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Metro Dynamics Ltd | Public profile »
North West England 
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1 - 4 Months 
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Metro Dynamics is an independent consultancy that provides strategic advice to those who lead, grow or invest in cities. We work with local government, local enterprise partnerships, and private sector investors and developers across the UK and internationally.

We are seeking to hire a talented intern to our Manchester office, someone with an interest in economics and data analysis.

Interns at Metro Dynamics can expect to be involved in:

• Supporting consultancy projects through researching specific topics and preparing draft information for internal use and for clients
• Undertaking data analysis and mapping of statistics
• Providing day-to-day support as required to the activities of the business

Candidates are expected to:

• be recent graduates, preferably with an economics background
• have excellent written communication skills
• be able to demonstrate experience in statistics and analysing data and have good familiarity with Microsoft Excel
• be able to demonstrate interest and experience in topics relevant to our business

Our internships typically last for three months, with an option to extend. You would be based in our Manchester office and can expect to be paid the Living Wage. Interns are expected to travel around the UK to support project work as required.

Closing date for applications is Friday 16th November 2018.

To apply please send a short CV (no more than two pages) and covering letter, with the subject line ‘Metro Dynamics Internship’. In your covering letter, please explain why you would be suitable for an internship with Metro Dynamics, and when you would be available.

Please note that applications submitted without a covering letter will not be considered. We expect to hold interviews for this internship in the week commencing 3rd December 2018.

Please note: all applicants must have the relevant permissions to work in the UK for the period of the internship being considered.

This is one of several job opportunities currently available with Metro Dynamics in our Manchester office. Please click the following link to view additional vacancies:


Experience of using GIS software (ArcGIS / QGIS), experience of relevant statistics packages (STATA, etc.), and / or understanding of data analytics tools / languages (e.g. R) would be beneficial but is not essential.