Sr Economist or Economist - Health and/or Labor Economics

NCCI is looking for a Senior Economist or Economist level (one vacancy) with health and/or labor economics experience.The position will be based in our Corporate Office in Boca Raton, Florida. Non-local candidates must be willing to relocate within daily commuting distance.

WHAT YOU WILL DO IN THIS POSITION:

As part of NCCI’s Economics team, you will conduct thought-leading empirical research relating to workers compensation insurance, encompassing diverse specializations such as labor economics, financial economics, and the economics of health care.NCCI manages the largest collection of workers compensation data in the United States. The Economics team conducts innovative research using NCCI’s proprietary database of medical claims.

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU:

Competitive compensation for either position that is commensurate with qualifications, experience and education, plus an annual performance-based bonus

A comprehensive total rewards/ benefits package, including health insurance from first day of hire and relocation assistance

On-site fitness center, day care, cafeteria, charitable/community activities, and sports leagues

WHAT YOU MUST BRING TO THE ROLE:

Senior Economist qualifications include a PhD in Economics and significant post-doctorate research experience relating to health and/or labor economics, including managing major projects.Candidates should have expertise in both theoretical and applied econometrics. This position requires excellent analytic, technical writing, and presentation skills. Candidates should have multiple research publications, including professional and peer-reviewed journals; and also, multiple articles or presentations expositing technical analyses to general audiences. Professional research experience outside of academia is a plus, for example in the insurance or health care industries,

government, or consulting. Coding expertise in Excel, R, and Stata will be considered favorably.

Economist qualifications include either a PhD in Economics and post-doctorate research experience or MA in Economics and post-graduate research experience relating to health or labor economics.Candidates should have comprehensive knowledge of applied econometrics. This position requires excellent analytic, technical writing, and presentation skills. Candidates should have one or more research publications, including professional and peer-reviewed journals; and also, one or more articles or presentations expositing technical analyses to general audiences. Professional research experience outside of academia is a plus, for example in the insurance or health care industries, government, or consulting. Coding expertise in Excel, R, and Stata will be considered favorably.

WHO WE ARE:

Since 1923, NCCI has been committed to fostering a healthy workers compensation system. We are the nation’s trusted source for accurate, objective workers compensation information. We are the industry leader. At NCCI, we recognize that our employees are the reason our legacy endures today. We’re motivated by the opportunity to do challenging and interesting work, and our Total Rewards package attracts top talent. Our employees care about each other and the communities in which they live and work. Our values of integrity, respect, quality and excellence, responsibility, and commitment, guide our success.

We require a drug screen and background check.

EEO / Smoke free environment