Euro-Area Economist – London

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Mar 7, 2018 - Requisition No. 65730

With more than 100 economics reporters and 25 economists worldwide, Bloomberg has an unrivaled capacity to explain where the global economy is now and where it might be heading. Our economists deliver deep insight into the themes that drive policy, financial markets and capital flows.

Bloomberg offers a comprehensive macroeconomic research service for Terminal subscribers. That includes detailed forecasts, supported by rigorous and original thematic research. The economists also produce previews of major data releases and economic events, analysis of the numbers as they break, daily regional briefs and a weekly call on global events.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Focus on the economies of the euro area, working as part of a team
  • Produce insightful research, comprehensive economic forecasts and speedy reactions to data
  • Collaborate on projects with the broader Bloomberg Economics group – including working with journalists and editors
  • Appear at conferences, in the media as well as meeting with clients

You'll need to have:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience* in economic analysis, with proven expertise in analyzing the euro area’s economic data, monetary and fiscal policies and long-term structural challenges
  • A graduate degree or equivalent in economics
  • English fluency. Other languages a plus
  • Energy and initiative needed to provide a consistent flow of high-quality analysis, eschewing ideological or political points of view
  • Ability to generate good content across a variety of formats and speeds, ranging from rapid turnaround responses to economic events to longer term collaborative research into major global economic trends
  • Practical experience of generating or coordinating forecasts, preferably
  • High level ability to use sophisticated statistical programs to analyze and present data. Applications from those with policy experience are encouraged

If this sounds like you:

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are.

Bloomberg is an equal opportunities employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

*Please note we use years of experience as a guide but we certainly will consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary for the role.

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