Quantitative Economic Consultant

Application deadline: 15/09/2022

Copenhagen Economics’ Dispute Support Service is growing rapidly, and we are now looking for economists at the early stages of their careers to join our team of experts working with forensic economic analysis and damage quantifications. We assist clients across Europe in litigation procedures, international arbitration, and settlement negotiation processes following contract violations, securities and market manipulation, and competition and public procurement law infringements.


  • Excellent academic record and master's degree or equivalent, acquired at a leading institution in economics, empirical economics, econometrics, mathematical economics, finance, or related disciplines.
  • 0-4 years of relevant experience as an economist gained in a consultancy, industry, academia, civil service, regulator, or competition authority.
  • Ability to uncover patterns and causal relationships in data and to build analyses on firm economic foundations.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office package.
  • Statistical software skills, R (required), Python, Stata, others (advantage)
  • A high-level of integrity.
  • Demonstrable interest in economics, empirical analysis, and econometrics or data science.
  • A commercial mindset and an ability to thrive in a client-oriented business.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and to create an inclusive environment with people at all levels of an organisation.
  • Ability to interpret and clearly communicate analytical findings through reports, presentations, phone calls, or in-person meetings.
  • Minimum language requirements: excellent ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English. Fluency in other languages is an asset.
  • Willingness to travel.

The role

As an Analyst/Economist you will assist our clients and their legal advisers in confidential high-stake legal proceedings by preparing economic expert evidence based on real-world company and market data.

In this role, you will bring your broad and deep skillset encompassing economic analytical tools to analyse and understand the function of markets and the behaviour of market players. You will use your excellent written and verbal communication competencies to turn complex and rigorous analytical findings into clear stories. Ultimately, the outcome of your work is evidence-based economic analysis of the highest quality.

You will work collaboratively as part of a team of other Analysts, Economists, and senior CE staff. In our work, we utilise the entire team’s economic skillset and experience to solve the problems our clients face. As an Analyst/Economist in the team, you will be gathering and analysing economic and financial data, formulating statistical models, testing hypotheses, and developing recommendations for internal and external presentations.

You thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment where no two days are alike. You seek feedback from others to push yourself. Depending on individual performance, opportunities for career progression are wide open to you. You will have the chance to shape your work and role, and build your own internal and external networks as you establish yourself in the industry.

Lastly, you will play a key role in helping us grow our Dispute Support Service in a competitive marketplace.

Key Responsibilities


  • Application of mathematical valuation and statistical modelling tools to generate insights that enable clients to make better decisions;
  • Collection, organisation, and processing of data from both public and proprietary sources, and engagement with the data stewards of our clients; and
  • Occasionally making internal presentations on relevant topics.

As a team member

  • Provision of economic support to clients in their legal matters of litigation, arbitration, or mediation processes;
  • Occasionally contributing to, and assisting in, the drafting of external publications by Copenhagen Economics senior staff; and
  • Occasionally contributing to sales and business development activities.

Our offer

As a consultant at Copenhagen Economics, you will work with a team of high-calibre economic experts.

Our people are our most important asset, and we grow the company by growing our people. From your first day with us, you will gain new skills and build on the strengths you bring to the firm. We care about our people's development and offer support and mentoring in individual career aspirations.

We place a substantial emphasis on consultants’ receiving exceptional training (both in economics and consultancy skills) as well as frequent individual coaching and mentoring from colleagues and senior leaders on their teams.

We help you grow into a first-rate economic consultant.

How to apply?

If this sounds like something for you, please send us your CV with a cover letter, your academic transcripts, and any other material you deem to be relevant as soon as possible and no later than 15 September 2022. In your cover letter, please elaborate on why you would like to work with us and why you believe you would be a good fit for the role and our team. We will interview candidates on an ongoing basis.

If you have any questions, you are welcome to contact Managing Economist Erik Lindén ( or Managing Economist Jouni Sohkanen (

We look forward to hearing from you!