Recruitment process

Experienced economists 

Submit CV and cover letter

Send your CV and cover letter by email to HRQueries@oxera.com

Remember that your CV should be as detailed as possible. In your cover letter, you should indicate which areas of the business you have an interest on. We will give priority to outstanding applications

Online assessment
(24 weeks after application)

  • If you fulfil the basic job requirements, you’ll be invited to complete a Watson Glaser critical thinking test. We aim to send this assessment within four weeks of the application submission.

Interviews
(210 weeks after online assessment)

Based on their application, education, experience and the online assessment we will invite successful candidates to two interviews. Please note that only candidates who pass the first interview stage will be invited to a second interview.

Both interviews will focus on you as a person, your motivations and ambitions, and your professional skills in relation to the position you are applying for.

The first interview will be conducted by two experienced consultants. You will be required to complete an economics written test at this stage.

The second interview will be conducted by two Partners.

Final decision
(up to 4 weeks after interview)

  • If you are the right candidate and are ready to make a difference, you will receive a job offer.
  • All candidates will be contacted with the outcome of their application within four weeks.

Apply now by email to HRQueries@oxera.com

New Senior Consultant post in Rome (Regulation and Antitrust, or Financial Regulation and Banking Economics)

We are looking for a Senior Consultant with strong regulatory and antitrust experience, or regulatory, finance and banking experience. You will play an important role either in advising and providing accurate analysis to our public and private sector on all areas of regulation and competition activities, or in developing our financial sector in Italy, while providing accurate analysis and analysing financial information to a range of clients.

You will need to work collaboratively with your internal colleagues and external advisers to identify key economic issues and develop analytical approaches to solve the challenges that our clients are facing.

You will manage a variety of projects in terms of size and impact. You will maintain client relationships and provide creative alternatives and recommendations to our clients based on sound analysis. You will perform quantitative and qualitative research, draft expert reports, and communicate and present results both internally and externally.

With this specific role being based in our developing Italian office, you will need to have a sound knowledge of the Italian business environment and associated European and Italian regulation.

What we’re looking for

You will have an excellent academic record in economics. The minimum requirement is a 2:1 (or equivalent) undergraduate degree in Economics and/or Finance. A Masters degree in Economics and/or Finance is desirable. Applications from candidates with PhDs in a relevant field are also welcome.

You will need to have at least 5 years’ relevant experience, ideally with another economics consultancy, a financial institution, an audit firm, a regulator (UK or EU) or a government department.

You must be proficient in working with spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and financial software applications. Experience with statistical analysis, statistical packages and financial forecasting is essential.

Strong verbal and written communication is a must, as is the ability to explain complex ideas in a clear, concise and easy-to-follow manner.   

Candidates for this role will also be expected to demonstrate commercial awareness, project management skills, and the ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships.

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.
·      The opportunity to grow and establish our Italian office.
·      Experience working with some of the best minds in the business.

To apply, please send your CV and covering letter to leonardo.mautino@oxera.com