New Job Economic Analyst In New Brunswick

Economic Analyst
Economic Analyst

Economic Analyst

Company : Jobssummary / Indeed
Salary : Details not provided
Location : New Brunswick

Full Description


The primary objective of the Economic Analyst is research, analyze and compile data for reports, overseeing a variety of assignments to evaluate and map the labour market, population, business ecosystem and more.


Work with Ignite team to:

  • Research, compile, analyze, interpret and prepare data
  • Review and analyze economic data to prepare reports
  • Prepare preliminary analytical research reports and make recommendations
  • Conduct surveys for determining and analyzing statistics, wage information, labor supply and demand, tax revenues, agriculture production, and more
  • Develop economic forecasts utilizing econometric techniques
  • Maintain records and reports related to regional economic development
  • Assess economic impacts of various inputs
  • Perform related work as assigned
  • Work with local leadership to implement initiatives, projects and programs in accordance with economic development strategy
  • Represent the community on various committees as required


  • Strong data visualization skills
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Strong research skills and familiarity with websites and applications such as Statistics Canada
  • Strong interpersonal & relationship building skills, ability to deal effectively with partners and stakeholders in the public and private sectors
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills; strong presentation skills and a good listener
  • Self-motivated and goal oriented
  • Strong organization skills
  • Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
  • Enhanced reliability regarding confidential information
  • Bilingualism (French/English) is preferred
  • Highly proficient computer skills, ability to operate within a CRM system (HubSpot), computerized spreadsheets and word processing programs at a highly proficient level
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound business decisions and judgments
  • Familiar with highly participative local government environments an asset
  • Flexible. Ability to work outside regular Monday to Friday business hours on occasion


  • Recognized university business degree with relevant area of study (i.e. statistics, economic and/or community development, business administration, etc.) or an acceptable combination of post-secondary education, experience and training
  • 3+ years relevant economic development experience an asset
  • Experience working in a collaborative, goal-oriented environment

Why Work With Ignite?

In addition to being a part of the dynamic and collaborative team at Ignite and leading economic development growth across the region, you will also:

  • Contribute to initiatives, partnerships and projects that will have a lasting positive impact
  • Grow and diversify personally and professionally
  • Be part of an innovative organization where no two days are quite the same
  • Connect with a large and evolving professional network

As an employer, Ignite provides competitive compensation and benefits, a wonderful, collaborative work environment with a dedicated, goal oriented, committed team that values each team member’s contribution. Our environment is fast-paced and energetic, but we appreciate a healthy work-life balance.

We are passionate about our region and the work we do, so if you are an enthusiastic team player, looking to make an impact, let’s talk!

Ignite is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where both clients and employees are respected and supported. It is our goal to provide a workplace environment that is diverse and where every employee is encouraged to reach their potential.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • RRSP match
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person