Firm description: Rock Creek Global Advisors LLC is a small economic policy consulting firm based in Washington, DC. We advise clients, primarily large global companies, from various industries on a broad range of regulatory and economic policy issues, both international and domestic. We are nonpartisan a nd we do not lobby. We were established in 2011 by a bipartisan group of former senior U.S. government officials.
Job Description: The Policy Analyst will dive deeply into a broad range of economic policy issues, both domestic and international. The position involves significant research and writing about specific policy topics, while also monitoring and analyzing a wide array of global policy trends and news, and helping the principals fulfill client mandates. Occasionally, the Policy Analyst will assist Mr. Price in his capacity as an arbitrator of international investment disputes. The small size of the firm allows the Policy Analyst the opportunity to interact daily with the firm’s principals. While the firm has an office manager responsible for administrative and office support duties, the Policy Analyst may be asked to assist occasionally with administrative tasks.
Salary and benefits: compensation package of $52,000, with an additional $2,000 transition allowance; 401k contribution (5 percent of total pay); and health insurance.
The ideal candidate is: a strong writer, with the ability to distill and synthesize complex information; dependable; energetic; and entrepreneurial. A demonstrated background and interest in public policy is a plus. Past Policy Analysts have included individuals with Bachelor’s degrees who have typically gone on to graduate programs or who already held a Master’s degree.
Application instructions: Qualified candidates should send a cover letter, résumé, school transcripts, writing sample (maximum 5 pages), and two references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and should be submitted no later than April 10.