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Job Location:
Glasgow
Type of contract:
Permanent - Full Time/Flexible
Vacancy Reference:
356
The Opportunity

Our contribution to development and regeneration is ever expanding and we’re looking for someone to join our Glasgow team, helping us to provide high quality economic advice to our clients in support of their development and strategy ambitions.

This is a great opportunity to work alongside acknowledged expertise in a truly multi-disciplinary business environment. Our economics, planning, transport and civils teams emphasise an integrated approach so you will be involved in a wide range of projects: whether making the case for regional and sector Growth Deals, strategic infrastructure, helping to plan and deliver University and College expansion, major housing, commercial, leisure and retail projects or in supporting on and offshore renewable energy development.

You will have opportunities to work in urban and rural environments across the UK.

You may have 2-3 years post graduate experience in an economics / development environment, marshalling economic arguments in making the case for development and / or policy.  You will be an important part of the team delivering excellence for our clients.

Key responsibilities:

  • Reinforce our economics team in Scotland in response to a combination of existing workloads, emerging City Deal opportunities and making the economic case in support of our client’s development ambitions
  • Project support through analysis and delivery; private and public sector engagement & consultation
  • Contributing to and implementing bid and research methodologies
  • Working with other members of our team to maintain and build positive client relationships
About You

Key requirements:

  • Understanding and experience of operating in the Scottish market
  • Economics, development or related degree
  • Experience of supporting private and public sector developments, economic impact assessments and appraisals, business case development
  • A good understanding of economic principles associated with development and infrastructure
  • Good communication, orally and in writing.
About PBA
We offer a competitive salary and flexible benefits package, which includes contributory pension plan, discretionary bonus scheme and flexible benefits allowance.
Peter Brett Associates LLP (PBA) is a leading consultancy delivering development and infrastructure projects. We provide trusted advice to our clients and together we create better places for the communities in which we live. 

PBA provides significant opportunity for career progression and personal development through the delivery of high value quality services to influential clients. It's a friendly and supportive environment for our employees where they can attain their personal career goals.

To find out more about PBA and see the range of exciting projects we are involved in please visit http://www.peterbrett.com .

PBA is committed to a policy of Equal Opportunities.