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Vice President- U.S. Research Economics Team

New York, New York

Job Description:

Description

The candidate would be part of the US Economics team, reporting directly to the Head of US Economics, working to analyze, forecast and communicate views on the economy to a broad audience. This job will involve manipulating large data sets, helping to run macro models and partnering on research projects with other economists on the team. This candidate will have a deep knowledge of economics theory and be able to apply research from the Federal Reserve System and academia. There will be interaction with the institutional sales force and traders, with some time spent sitting on the trading floor to analyze economic and Federal Reserve releases. This job requires initiative and independent judgment to proactively respond to internal (sales force and traders) and external client questions and requests.

Responsibilities

  • Help write regular reports on economic events and data

  • Collaborate with the team to generate research ideas and identify economic trends

  • Develop databases integral to different research products

  • Seek out new, value-added, and/or unusual sources of information

  • Leverage our robust proprietary aggregated card data

Qualifications

  • MA or PhD in economics or a related quantitative field

  • Minimum 5 years of related work experience preferred

  • Proficient in Econometrics

  • Proficiency in R, Eviews and STATA strongly preferred

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and intense environment

  • Strong writing and spreadsheet skills

  • Experience working with statistical packages and/or programming experience preferred

  • Must have excellent communication skills, written and verbal

  • Must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task

  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Description

The candidate would be part of the US Economics team, reporting directly to the Head of US Economics, working to analyze, forecast and communicate views on the economy to a broad audience. This job will involve manipulating large data sets, helping to run macro models and partnering on research projects with other economists on the team. This candidate will have a deep knowledge of economics theory and be able to apply research from the Federal Reserve System and academia. There will be interaction with the institutional sales force and traders, with some time spent sitting on the trading floor to analyze economic and Federal Reserve releases. This job requires initiative and independent judgment to proactively respond to internal (sales force and traders) and external client questions and requests.

Responsibilities

  • Help write regular reports on economic events and data

  • Collaborate with the team to generate research ideas and identify economic trends

  • Develop databases integral to different research products

  • Seek out new, value-added, and/or unusual sources of information

  • Leverage our robust proprietary aggregated card data

Qualifications

  • MA or PhD in economics or a related quantitative field

  • Minimum 5 years of related work experience preferred

  • Proficient in Econometrics

  • Proficiency in R, Eviews and STATA strongly preferred

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and intense environment

  • Strong writing and spreadsheet skills

  • Experience working with statistical packages and/or programming experience preferred

  • Must have excellent communication skills, written and verbal

  • Must have strong attention to detail, ability to multi-task

  • Must work well in a collaborative team environment

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21066293

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jessica Jonas

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036