Macroeconomic modelling and time series econometrics;
International trade and finance;
Country forecasting (baseline and alternative scenarios);
Programming, data and large model management
Qualitative economic analysis, delivered through effective written and oral communication
Documentation, including model specification, estimation and validation.
? Client satisfaction, including speed and quality of responses to our clients.
The Content, Economic and Structured Analytics team, a division of Moody's Analytics, is a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country, and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments, financial institutions, and professional investors worldwide. Our research has many dimensions: country analysis; financial markets; industrial markets; and regional markets. Moody's Economy.com information and services are used in a variety of ways, including strategic planning; product and sales forecasting; risk and sensitivity management; and as investment research.
Strong academic background - Ph.D. or Masters in Economics, Finance, Statistics or Mathematics (or related subjects) from a top school is essential.
Experience in quantitative modelling is required. Knowledge of modern macroeconomic theory and time series econometrics is essential. Familiarity with international economic theory, international finance or financial econometrics is desirable.
Knowledge of quantitative techniques and the ability to communicate technical subject matter clearly and concisely.
Strong programming skills are required. Familiarity with programming in EViews or STATA is preferred; experience programming in MATLAB or R also desirable.
Excellent writing, presentation, project management and interpersonal skills are required.
Highly organised and efficient.
Excellent attention to detail.
Ability to work pro-actively and multi-task.
Ability to work to tight deadlines.
Ability to work using own initiative and without close supervision.
Well-developed professional skills including familiarity using Email, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.