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Transport Economist at TRT Trasporti e Territorio srl

Background of Organization

TRT Trasporti e Territorio is an Italian consultancy with professional expertise in the following areas: research projects, planning and development of transport policies, feasibility studies and project assessment, transport demand analysis and forecasting, planning and regulation of public transport, freight transport and logistics, energy and environment. Founded in 1992, with premises in Milan and Brussels (Belgium), the Company has gained a strong reputation in its professional and R&D activities supporting public and private decision makers.

Location

Milan, Italy

Position Title

Transport Economist

Position Description

The position will involve working as part of a multidisciplinary team in integrated assessment of transport policy and transport investments. The integrated assessment would include the use of the ASTRA strategic System Dynamics model at the European level (http://www.astra-model.eu/). The candidate Transport Economist will work in research projects and consultancy services and will operate in an international environment in partnership with companies and universities of different EU countries. He or she will develop quantitative analysis, support the drafting and publication of reports, source and write scientific articles and contribute to communication, information and dissemination tasks within the projects.

Required Skills

A highly motivated graduate with:

    Degree in a related discipline such as economics, engineering, statistics, mathematics.

    Knowledge of modelling applied to macroeconomics

    Knowledge of economic evaluation techniques

    Attitude towards quantitative analysis and problem solving.

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills, e.g. minute taking, drafting reports and delivering presentations to audiences at a variety of levels.

    A very good command of English (reading, writing and speaking).

    Readiness for travel. 

Desired Skills

Knowledge of transport economics

Knowledge of System Dynamics 

Knowledge of VENSIM software

Knowledge of German is an advantage

Contact Person

Mr. Angelo Martino
[email protected]

 

URL

http://www.trt.it/en/

(job opening is here: http://www.trt.it/en/job-profile-transport-economist/

 

Edited by CS 11-16-2018