Job Posting

Economic policy researcher (Research Associate)

Toronto (ON)

Salary:

Yearly: min. $80000 for 37.5 hours per week

Job Number:

7371588

Benefits

Medical Benefits,Dental Benefits,Group Insurance Benefits,Vision Care Benefits

Anticipated Start Date:

As soon as possible

Source:

 Job Bank

Terms of Employment:

Permanent   Full-Time

Number of positions:

1

Employment Conditions

Day

Employer Details

Employer:

GLOBAL RISK INSTITUTE IN FINANCIAL SERVICES

Job requirements

Languages

English

Education

Completion of university

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Experience

Experience an asset

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Work Setting

Business or industry; International organization; Research institute

.

Area of Economic Specialization

Econometrics; Financial; Macroeconomics; Mathematical economics

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Type of Work Experience

Forecasting or projection; Market analysis; Mathematical modelling; Research

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Specific Skills

Conduct research; Develop models to analyze, explain and forecast economic behaviour and patterns; Devise methods for collection and analysis of data; Study mathematical formulae and statistical techniques; Apply statistical techniques to the testing and quantifying of economic theories and the solution of economic problems; Study the nature of money, credit and credit instruments and the operation of banks and other financial institutions; Develop monetary policies and forecasts of financial activity; Prepare research papers, educational texts or articles

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Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Work under pressure; Tight deadlines; Fast-paced environment

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Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Willing to travel regularly

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Essential Skills

Reading text; Document use; Numeracy; Writing; Communication; Working with others; Problem solving; Decision making; Critical thinking; Job task planning and organizing; Significant use of memory; Finding information; Computer use; Continuous learning

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Other Information

For more information please see: http://www.afajof.org/details/job/5743271/Research-Associate.html

How to Apply

Date Posted:

2014-03-28

Advertised until:

2014-09-16

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