Position Description: European Economics
The position is of an Associate with a Top ranking Economics team with a reputed Investment bank client of ours, who are responsible for the Firm's global forecasts of economic activity, interest rates and policy developments, notably with technical support that will be used in the team's quantitative estimates.
Strong background in macro and international economics
Post Graduate Degree in Economics & statistics.
1-4 years of working experience as an economist to include conducting or at least contributing to applied macroeconomic research projects.(preferable)
Excellent statistical understanding
Practical experience in econometric analysis (Must)
Excellent IT skills related to data manipulation and interpretation
Strong writing capability
Proven team building and team player Interpersonal Skills
Strong communication skills - written and verbal (principally telephone)
Problem Solving/Questioning outlook
Ability to prioritize
Flexible approach to workload and demands of role
What we expect of you:
We will be looking for talented individuals who can combine an outgoing nature, strong
Communication, written, problem solving and analytical skills with numeracy, attention to detail and a questioning outlook.
Candidates need to be able to work well within small specialist teams, and be able to collaborate with, and contribute to, the team as well as listen. Candidates will need to be proactive people who can think on their feet, who will work diligently and stay focused on completing the task and who are resourceful and enthusiastic.