Applying as an experienced economist

Senior Consultant—Competition Economics



Oxera’s Competition team has an unrivalled track record of cases around the world. Our experts are currently involved in over 100 competition cases, such as mergers or abuse of dominance investigations. We have close relationships with all the major law firms in Europe and beyond, and we work closely with clients and their legal advisers at all stages of a case. Our reputation for credibility and integrity, with policymakers and regulators, is what sets us apart.

We are looking for an experienced competition economist to join our growing company as a Senior Consultant. The successful candidate will be a core part of Team France and will have the option to work across a range of products and sector areas. We have an ambitious plan for Team France and you will play an important part in developing our relationships with strategic clients and understanding our key goals to assist in the execution of this business plan.

What we are looking for

  • Fluency in written and spoken French and English
  • Master’s degree, with an excellent academic record in microeconomics and/or econometrics
  • Significant relevant experience working in competition economics and/or for an economic regulator
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to explain complex ideas in a clear and concise manner
  • Proficient working with spreadsheets, databases, MS Office and experience with statistical analysis and statistical packages
  • Strong commercial awareness, project management and client relationship skills
  • Previous experience in one of our core sectors is desirable


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What does the Senior Consultant role entail?

Our Senior Consultants manage a variety of projects, develop strong client relationships and provide creative solutions. In addition, they present the results of their team’s work to external stakeholders via reports, presentations and data visualisation methods. Lastly, Senior Consultants undertake business development and provide guidance and mentoring to junior staff.

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.

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