NERA Economic Consulting is a global firm of experts dedicated to applying economic, finance, and quantitative principles to complex business and legal challenges. For half a century, NERA’s economists have been creating strategies, studies, reports, expert testimony, and policy recommendations for government authorities and the world’s leading law firms and corporations. We bring academic rigor, objectivity, and real world industry experience to bear on issues arising from competition, regulation, public policy, strategy, finance, and litigation. NERA’s clients value our ability to apply and communicate state-of-the-art approaches clearly and convincingly, our commitment to deliver unbiased findings, and our reputation for quality and independence. Our clients rely on the integrity and skills of our unparalleled team of economists and other experts backed by the resources and reliability of one of the world’s largest economic consultancies. With its main office in New York City, NERA serves clients from more than 25 offices across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific.
NERA has developed one of the largest in-house teams of economists in the economic consulting world. Our Global Transfer Pricing Practice offers a full range of transfer pricing services, independent advice, and valuation support by worldclass economists who operate in major locations around the globe and who team effectively to provide global solutions for multinational clients. Our direct, hands-on approach to transfer pricing enables us to develop more rigorous, higher quality products, and to collaborate more effectively with our clients. Because we are a firm of unbiased economic practitioners, many of the leading law firms from around the world have also engaged us to create valuable and sustainable solutions for their multinational corporate clients and as experts in litigation and arbitration. Our team of experts has substantial senior-level experience, and we work collaboratively with multinational clients and their legal and tax advisors to provide the highest level of practical hands-on advice and support, applying sophisticated economics-based techniques when necessary to tackle more difficult issues. Clients range from some of the largest and best known companies in the world to midsize companies, and they cover numerous iconic brands.
We are considering applications for an opening in January 2017 for a full-time Intern in the Transfer Pricing practice in Paris.
The responsibilities of the role may include performance of comparable search, attendance to functional analysis meetings & minutes drafting, preparation of economic write-ups, design of quantitative models, collecting market, industry, company, and competitor information, reviewing, summarising and analysing industry trends, preparing and assembling reports, presentations and marketing materials, and participating in team meetings. As an intern at NERA Economic Consulting, you are seen as a valuable talent, and will gain in-depth knowledge in economic analysis and in the business of the highest-profile multinationals.
Candidates should have exceptional problem solving and analytical skills, excellent creative, critical thinking and technical skills, an ability to understand how economic analyses may articulate with legal concepts, a genuine interest in applied economic analysis, as well as outstanding oral and written communication skills in both English and French. Candidates should also have a strong working knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.
Candidates should be enrolled either in a Masters or PhD from a top tier Economic Department or from a top tier University / Grande Ecole with a dual diploma in economics (industrial organisation being the most relevant field). Additional curriculum in law or humanities will be favourably considered.