Applying as an experienced economist

We have opportunities across our skills and sector teams for talented economists and finance experts with the right experience. If this is you, we can offer the opportunity to work on challenging and high-profile projects in an environment where your opinion is valued, and you’re given responsibility early on in your career. You will have a broad role, involving project, people and client management, as well as the chance to work across several sectors and skill areas alongside the most respected minds in our industry.

Through the Oxera Academy, you will continue developing your consulting and management skills, supporting your immediate needs and your longer-term career aspirations.

The ability to work effectively as part of a team and excellent analytical, communication and people skills are essential.

Consultant—regulatory and finance work within Financial Services
London or Oxford
 
We are looking for an experienced Consultant to join our regulation and/or finance teams, working across a range of projects and business development opportunities in the financial services sector. Oxera has advised on all major regulatory and competition investigations in the sector, and our work in financial services covers an exciting mix of competition, regulation, finance and litigation. Our clients include players such as RBS, ICE, Mastercard and VocaLink, and fintech companies such as P2P lending platforms and blockchain technology start-ups.

What we’re looking for

  • An experienced economist with regulatory, finance or competition, and quantitative skills
  • An interest in financial services
  • Previous consulting experience, or equivalent from within traditionally regulated industries (e.g. telecoms, energy)
  • Strong commercial awareness, project management and client relationship skills
  • A 2:1 (or equivalent) Bachelors degree in economics, or economics and finance
  • A Masters degree in economics and/or finance (desirable)
  • An excellent academic record with a focus on microeconomics, and evidence of some of the following: industrial organisation, regulation, costing, and regulatory finance
 
What we offer

Highly competitive salary package with benefits.
A collaborative and fun working environment.
A structured career path.
Hands-on learning with training and development opportunities.
Working with some of the best minds in the business.

To submit an application, please send a detailed CV with cover letter to HRQueries@oxera.com