• Event Application: The European Job Market, Global Macro Research, London

    Location(s) UK-London
    Job ID
    2019-56219
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Analyst
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    EMEA
    Division
    Global Investment Research
    Business Unit
    Global Macro Research
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    PLEASE NOTE: This is an application process as part of the European Job Market for Economists in Rotterdam, 18-19th December. If you would like to understand more about this event, please follow this link: https://www.eeassoc.org/index.php?site=&page=288&trsz=287 

     

    If you are seeking other opportunities in Global Investment Research, please refer to the GS homepage. 

     

     

    GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

    From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    We are seeking PhD candidates in economics or finance to join the Global Macro Research team within GIR. The team focuses on the intersection between economics and financial markets across a wide class of assets including equities, fixed income/credit, currencies, and commodities.

    Job Summary & Responsibilities

    • Generate unique, thematic written research
    • Develop quantitative models to forecast economic growth, inflation, and interest rates
    • Interpret and comment on high-frequency economic data releases
    • Build and maintain financial models
    • Present economic/market views to external and internal clients

    Preferred Qualifications 

    • PhD in Economics or Finance
    • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
    • A proven capability for original and thought-provoking research
    • Ability to work both autonomously and in a close team setting
    • An enthusiastic researcher
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to interact with global stakeholders

    Application Deadline: 22nd November 2019

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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