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Investigations, Disputes & Risk | Economics | Consultant | University

Client Services - Investigations, Disputes & Risk Chicago

At AlixPartners we solve the most complex and critical challenges by moving quickly from analysis to action when it really matters; creating value that has a lasting impact on companies, their people, and the communities they serve. We prize diversity and inclusion, the intellectually curious, the inventive, and the forward-thinking. We invite you to influence the way we work, and define the way we embrace tomorrow.

The Economics Consulting practice of the Investigation, Disputes, and Risk community provides litigation support and expert testimony to clients facing litigation and regulatory scrutiny in the areas of competition and antitrust, securities and finance, intellectual property, and other complex commercial situations. Our capabilities in competition and antitrust were recently enhanced with the acquisition of Matrix Economics. Our economists and academic affiliates combine sharp economic insights, grounded in data-driven analytics, with diverse academic, industry, and subject matter expertise. As a team, we thrive on bringing creative and effective solutions that make a difference to our clients. We are currently seeking consultants with a focus in antitrust and competition work.

What you’ll do

  • Provide economic analysis in litigation, regulatory, and commercial proceedings, including antitrust litigation and merger reviews
  • Conduct research into firm, industry, and marketplace behaviors
  • Utilize available data sources for quantitative research to inform the design of advanced economic analyses
  • Identify, develop, and implement data-driven, cutting-edge, and litigation-proof analytical solutions to complex economics problems
  • Develop and implement sophisticated quantitative analyses of large datasets, including regression analyses and simulation modelling
  • Present research and findings to senior team members and experts, and participate in technical discussions
  • Assist in the preparation, drafting, and auditing of expert reports and other highly specialized client deliverables

This is a full time Investigation, Disputes, and Risk Consultant position. Relocation assistance may be available for this position.

This description is not designed to encompass a comprehensive listing of required activities, duties or responsibilities.

What you’ll need

  • A Bachelor’s or Post Graduate degree in economics, statistics, data science, finance, mathematics, or a related subject
  • Strong quantitative and programming skills, with proficiency in programming languages and statistical software (such as Stata, R, Python, and SAS), Excel, and/or mapping software (such as ArcGIS)
  • Strong project management skills, including the ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work well in a team environment, as well as independently, with an entrepreneurial attitude
  • A professional demeanor with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated and thorough with a strong attention to detail
  • Ability to think critically and creatively when designing and implementing analyses
  • Ability to learn quickly and apply training to solve real-world problems in time-sensitive, dynamic situations
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • A positive and energetic attitude
  • When required, ability and willingness to travel domestically and internationally
  • Foreign language skills are a plus

Application Process

  • Please upload your resume, cover letter, one writing sample, and unofficial transcript with your application
  • In your cover letter, please include two academic or professional referrals including their name, title, and contact information

In addition to a positive workplace, the firm offers a comprehensive compensation package including an excellent benefit program (health, vision, dental, disability, 401K, tuition reimbursement).

AlixPartners is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. AlixPartners is a proud Silver award-winning Veteran Friendly Employer.

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Employer and Job Posting Disclaimer

All genuine AlixPartners vacancies are located on the AlixPartners website. AlixPartners does not charge any application, processing or training fee at any stage of the recruitment process, and interviews will be held in-person or via a secure video tool. AlixPartners does not engage with candidates via platforms such as VIBER, Google Hangouts or other instant messaging platforms.