Econ Job Market Applications: Global Investment Research, Macro Research, London

Location(s) UK-London
Job ID
2020-67427
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Investment Research
Region
EMEA
Division
Global Investment Research
Business Unit
Global Macro Research
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

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. 

 

At Goldman Sachs, our culture is one of teamwork, innovation and meritocracy. We often say our people are our greatest asset and we take pride in supporting each colleague both professionally and personally.  From collaborative work spaces and ergonomic services to wellbeing and resilience offerings, we offer our Global Investment Research professionals the flexibility and support they need to reach their goals in and outside of the office.

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 closing date: 1st December 2020

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

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