Wednesday , April 24 2024

White House Job Openings for Research Assistant

Website The White House

Job Description:

The Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) is currently recruiting Research Assistants. The CEA provides the President with objective economic analysis and advice on the development and implementation of a wide range of domestic and international economic policy issues. Research Assistants are typically college graduates with extensive coursework in economics and statistics who have a keen interest in public policy. They support the research and analysis mission of the CEA by conducting statistical analysis and data collection, creating presentations, and writing literature reviews to ensure that recent academic research remains part of the policy process. Research Assistants must be detail-oriented as they play a key role in ensuring the accuracy of CEA reports, Presidential speeches, and other documents. Research Assistants must be U.S. citizens and must be willing to be investigated for a security clearance. Most Research Assistants begin work at the Council in the summer and stay for one to two years.

Job Requirements:

  • All applicants must be U.S. citizens and at least 18 years of age by the internship program start date
  • Have excellent writing and analytical skills;
  • Are currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at a college, community college, or university (two-or-four-year institution) or have graduated from an undergraduate or graduate degree program in the past two years;
  • Priority will be given to interns with the ability to work full-time.
  • Have demonstrated interest in economics, statistics, mathematics, public policy, or finance with a strong academic record and passion for public service;
  • Preferred candidates will also have experience with Stata (or a similar statistical software).
  • Have experience using Microsoft Office and conducting research and analysis;

Job Details:

Company: The White House

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: New York, NY, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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