Senior European Economist

London (Central), London (Greater)
£85,000 - £115,000 pa
31 Aug 2018
02 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior European Economist

Employer: SPX International Asset Management Limited

Location: London

Salary:  £85,000 - £115,000 pa

Duration: Permanent

Number of positions: 1

SPX International Asset Management Limited (SPX IAM) is an asset management firm and forms part of the SPX group of companies operating in Brazil and the UK.

SPX IAM is looking for a Senior European Economist to work with the European Research Team.

Main responsibilities of the role include:

  • Analysing economic data and Central Bank behaviour;
  • Prepare weekly presentation and track high frequency data;
  • Develop and implement macro models for Europe and Emerging Europe;

As a Senior European Economist, you must have:

  • A post-graduate degree in economics at a high ranking institution;
  • Demonstrable recent relevant work experience  gained working in a leading hedgefund or investment management firm;
  • Demonstrable work experience in public policy making;
  • Demonstrable experience  as a European macroeconomist;
  • Knowledge in macro forecasting, including inflation forecasting;
  • Proven modelling and programming skills, including a thorough understanding of econometrics;
  • A deep understanding of short- and long-term macro drivers;
  • Fluent in English and Portuguese and knowledge of at least one additional European language – ideally German or Spanish; and
  • The ability to quickly assess market-moving events as well as work on long-term projects.

Send CV by email to apply.

Closing date for applications is 2 October 2018