Quantitative Economist - Economic Research Firm - London
One of the leading economic and investment strategy research firms in London are expanding their research and strategy team. The firm have an extensive track record in macro and investment research, maintaining a unique approach and global coverage.
The firm are looking for an individual who blends the traditional economist skill set with quantitative techniques as the crux of this role is to help build and improve the firms existing set of leading economic indicators.
The role will involve extensive data handling of large data sets that need to be cleaned and screened in order to identify useful data. As such, this role requires strong coding skills and knowledge of econometric packages. Requirements for the role:
• 2-7 years of experience in relevant research
• Hands on experience building leading economic indicators
• Strong coding skills - Python, R
• A background in econometrics
• Familiarity with economic data
• An interest in markets
In order to apply for this position, please send your CV in WORD format, along with an example of having built an leading economic indicator, to firstname.lastname@example.org