(Senior) Researcher – Impact Analysis (f/m/x)

About WifOR

WifOR Institute – If you measure it, you can shape it.   
WifOR is an independent economic research institute, founded in 2009 as a spin-off from the Technical University of Darmstadt. As experts in macroeconomic analysis, our research focuses on the areas of labor markets, health, and sustainability. Through our studies, WifOR’s mission is to enable data-based solutions to challenges on the labor market, set global standards in Impact Measurement, and illuminate the value of health investments worldwide. WifOR has over 75 employees located in Germany, Greece, Latin America, and the USA. 

Your tasks
  • Independent execution and management of research and consulting projects in the field of empirical value creation and sustainability analysis.
  • Maintenance and further development of the internal data infrastructure.
  • Improvement of input-output models and creation of environmental and social indicators.
  • Quantification and analysis of ecological, economic, and social footprints for our national and international clients.
  • Professional communication with our clients and presentation of results.
Your profile
  • Completed university degree with an empirical orientation (economics, business administration, business informatics, sustainability management, natural sciences, data science, or similar). 
  • Relevant professional experience in practice-oriented scientific work is an advantage.
  • Confident handling of MS Office products.
  • Knowledge of statistical software (R, STATA, SPSS, MATLAB, or similar) and programming skills in Python are an advantage.
  • Fluent English skills, both written and spoken. Good knowledge of German is desirable. 
  • Knowledge in the following areas is also an advantage: 
    • Operational accounting
    • Economic modeling/ input-output accounting
    • Environmental, and economic accounting
    • Corporate sustainability reporting
    • Preparation of customer offers and applications for third-party funding
We offer
  • A varied range of tasks in an international environment.
  • The opportunity to develop your skills in exciting and meaningful projects.
  • Flexible working hours and a permanent hybrid workplace model.
  • Attractive sports program with our personal trainer.
  • Flat hierarchies and the opportunity to advance your own ideas.
Your contact

Please use the online application form (“Apply ​here”).
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at career@wifor.com.

Apply here