Financial Services/Banking/Insurance



Strategic Staffing Solutions

Title: Economist

Location: New Orleans, LA

Duration: Contract (12 Months)

Targeted Start Date: 07/11/2022

This is a Contract Opportunity with our company that MUST be worked on a W2 ONLY, NO C2C eligibility for this position.

To Apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Rene May at: and Reference Job Order #: 203603 or Click the Apply Button.

Job Description / Duties:

  • Performs economic and financial analyses for a department with an emphasis on rate structures and rate adjustments.
  • Collects information and prepares various financial reports
  • Projects sales tax revenues.
  • Establishes rates, based on financial plan, to recover cost of service and forecasts consumption according to rates.
  • Analyses potential tax revenue produced by the economy.
  • Identifies tax gaps and enforcement opportunities for revenue generation.
  • Provides analysis of legislative and other proposals that pertain to revenue generation; incorporating contemporary, advanced statistical and analytical techniques as currently applied in the fields of economics, finance, and policy analysis.
  • Prepares, edits, and presents documents describing the results of studies and analysis. Prepares recommendations and presents alternatives.
  • Develops, designs, manages, and uses various simulation models on personal computers and mainframe computer systems.
  • Develops and maintains a database for economic analysis.
  • Coordinates research and analytic efforts with other units.
  • Serves as a technical advisor to the department on rates related matters.
  • Gives presentations before client’s staff and regional groups.
  • Supervises technical support staff, as required.
  • Performs other related duties of a comparable level/type as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • A Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Economics,
  • Finance, or a related field with at least twelve (12) credit hours of coursework
  • in finance and/or economics.
  • Three (3) years of professional economics, financial, or fiscal experience which
  • must have included the preparation of comprehensive reports or analytical
  • studies related to either fiscal or economic analysis, governmental revenue
  • forecasting, or economic projecting.


Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) is an international, woman-owned, over $300 million IT and business services corporation based in Detroit. S3 provides staff augmentation, direct hire recruiting, workforce programs, and outsourced solutions with global industry expertise in energy/utility, healthcare services, insurance, communications, and financial services. It has over 3,600 direct consultants in 49 out of 50 states in the U.S. and 15 countries including Europe and the Americas.

  • With a composite average annual growth rate of 19%, S3 is fiscally sound and debt free.
  • S3 has had $3.3 Billion in sales since its inception with $1.2 billion of those sales occurring in the last 5 years.
  • S3 is ranked as the sixth largest diversity staffing firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) and 16th among the largest IT staffing firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Report.
  • It is the only company that is a certified Charter Partner to SIA.
  • With 59% of its 3,600 team members claiming military spouse, or military dependent status, S3 has been designated as a Military Friendly and Military Spouse Friendly employer since 2014.
  • S3 is a certified women-owned business enterprise (WBE) and an active member of WBENC.
  • S3 is ranked among the top 25 woman-owned businesses in the nation by Women’s Enterprise USA Magazine.
  • S3 has given more than $2 million through sponsorships and donations every year since 2011.

Strategic Staffing Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job ID: JOB-203603
Publish Date: 27 Jun 2022

Tagged as: Economist