Robert D. Niehaus, Inc. (RDN) is looking for a Project Manager to add to our team! Located in sunny Santa Barbara, California, RDN is an economic consulting firm with a track record of excellence spanning more than 35 years. At RDN, you’ll help run a U.S. Department of Defense housing research program that impacts the lives of over one million military service members and their families. This is a mid-level position that requires technical analysis, report writing, and personnel, client, and stakeholder training/management.
Who we are:
We’re a dedicated group of analysts with wide-ranging experience, working together to provide comprehensive solutions for our public and private clients. We focus on regional and resource economics with a particular expertise in housing market economics and water rate analysis. We invest in our talented staff to build skillsets and encourage professional growth in the classroom, at conferences, and in the office.
Who you are:
You’re someone who motives your coworkers and takes pride in producing top-notch work. A forward-thinker, you lead by example and know the importance of staying on task and on schedule. You’re a data analysis pro, a travel enthusiast, and a confident public speaker. You’ve demonstrated a strong work ethic at previous jobs and aren’t afraid to take the lead when new projects come along. Balancing competing demands is not new to you. You hold yourself accountable to produce your best work and understand the importance of knowing the limitations of your insights. Most of all, you want to be an integral part of a team, develop products that influence major government programs, and grow your professional skills.
- BA or MA in economics or other analytical field
- 2+ years of experience in applied data analysis and statistical methods
- 2+ years of project/personnel management experience
- Advanced skill in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
- Proficient in SQL, R, Stata, or Python
- Strong verbal presentation skills
- Adept in technical/proposal writing
- Available to travel up 25% of the time
- Ability to pass a federal background check
- U.S. Citizenship
What we love to see:
- Real estate market research experience
- U.S. military experience
- Contract administration experience
- Proficiency in geospatial analysis with QGIS or ArcGIS
Compensation depends on skills and expertise. We offer a benefits package including performance-based bonuses, paid holidays, personal and sick leave, health insurance, and 401k profit sharing, because we believe our staff should share in the company’s success. A casual work environment, flexible hours, and professional development opportunities, including tuition reimbursement, are just some of the many perks we offer.
For more info on RDN, visit us at www.rdniehaus.com. RDN is an equal opportunity employer.