University Economic Development Association
Title Senior Research Associate, Senior Research Analyst and Research Analyst
Organization / Institution Initiative for a Competitive Inner City
City, State Boston, MA
Information Background:

The Initiative for a Competitive Inner City (ICIC) is a national non-profit organization founded in 1994 by Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter to promote economic development in America’s inner cities through private sector engagement that leads to job, income and wealth creation for local residents. ICIC brings together business and civic leaders to drive innovation and action, transform thinking, and accelerate inner city business growth. ICIC’s research highlights the competitive advantages of inner cities and informs its advisory practice. At ICIC, you will work with talented, creative and committed professionals in a collaborative culture dedicated to excellence and innovation.

Position Summary:

ICIC is hiring three positions in our Research and Advisory practice: Senior Research Associate, Senior Research Analyst and Research Analyst. Complete job descriptions can be found at These high-performing individuals will work closely with senior leadership to support engagements with a diverse set of clients and support and manage research projects on urban economic development and business growth issues.


ICIC is the right place for you if you want to work in a dynamic and professional environment in an organization that is committed to improving the lives of inner city residents. You will be exposed to unique research opportunities and work closely with our clients across the country. Your career progress will be determined by your contribution to the organization’s success as a whole.


To Apply   ……. The positions will remain open until filled, but we will start considering applications on February 1, 2016. Please submit a resume and cover letter, with the job title as the subject line, to No phone calls please. Salary is competitive and commensurate with the candidate’s level of experience. These are full-time positions based in ICIC’s office in Boston, MA. ICIC is an equal opportunity employer.

Please visit our website for full job descriptions for the three positions: