Firm: BAE Urban Economics, Inc.
Davis, CA
Truckee, CA

Payment: Paid
Start Date: Oct 31, 2022
Category: Housing
Contact: Aaron Nousaine
Posted: Sep 20, 2022

BAE Urban Economics, Inc. (BAE) is seeking a qualified Associate for our Sacramento/Lake Tahoe Regional office. We are seeking an individual who is passionate about the work we do, enjoys intellectual challenge, and has a desire to learn and grow professionally. We will fill the position depending on the qualifications and experience of the candidate who is the best fit for our needs. The position is primarily remote, with attendance at in-office functions as needed.

BAE is a dynamic, national recognized, economics consulting practice active in the fields of urban development, public-private partnerships, revitalization strategies, affordable housing, transit-oriented development, economic development, fiscal impact, and public finance. Public agencies represent our primary client base, with an emphasis on cities, counties, and other local government agencies. Nonetheless, BAE also often works with various state and federal agencies, including the California Department of General Services (DGS), the National Park Service (NPS), and the National Air and Space Administration (NASA).

Founded in 1986, the firm is headquartered in the City of Berkeley in the San Francisco Bay Area. BAE also maintains offices in Sacramento (Davis) and Los Angeles, in California, as well as New York and Washington, D.C. BAE is also in the process of establishing new operations in Atlanta, GA, and Truckee, CA. Additional information can be found at

BAE offers competitive salaries, a supportive and collaborative environment, extensive in-house training and mentoring, excellent benefits, and advancement opportunities. We are an equal opportunity employer.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to with the title “Sacramento/Tahoe Associate Position” in the subject line. Candidates for the Associate position must also submit a personal writing sample, such as a research report or other professional document that demonstrates analytical ability and writing skill.

Associate Position

Under the direction of senior management in the Sacramento/Lake Tahoe region, the Associate will support project teams across all BAE offices in a wide range of public- and private-sector client engagements. Associates work as part of a team to complete technical analyses and reports and provide support for activities such as preparation of proposals and presentations, and special projects. Associates are expected to plan and execute analytical tasks, prioritize multiple assignments, and complete deliverables in a timely manner with creativity and attention to detail.

This position requires:

Master’s degree in city and regional planning, business administration, economics, public policy, or another related field.

1-2 years relevant work experience.

Understanding of the real estate development process.

Strong analytical and quantitative skills.

Strong professional writing skills.

Driver’s license and ability to travel.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

Skills and experience in pro-forma financial modeling, fiscal impacts modeling, demographic trends analysis, geographic information systems (GIS), IMPLAN economic modeling software, and statistics software packages are desirable but not required, as is a working knowledge of the Northern California region.

Salary DOE.