• Event Application: Global Investment Research, Macro Research, Associate, New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-56204
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Global Investment Research
    Business Unit
    Global Macro Research
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

    From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    We are seeking PhD candidates in economics or finance to join the Global Macro Research team within GIR. The team focuses on the intersection between economics and financial markets across a wide class of assets including equities, fixed income/credit, currencies, and commodities.

    Interested? We’d love to meet you – join us at the Allied Social Science Associations (ASSA) Annual

    Meeting in San Diego from January 3rd - 4th, 2020 to learn more about the opportunities we offer. Interviews for this role will be held at the ASSA event.

     

    Job Summary & Responsibilities 

    • Generate unique, thematic written research
    • Develop quantitative models to forecast economic growth, inflation, and interest rates
    • Interpret and comment on high-frequency economic data releases 
    • Build and maintain financial models
    • Present economic/market views to external and internal clients

     

    Preferred Qualifications 

    • PhD in Economics or Finance
    • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
    • A proven capability for original and thought-provoking research
    • Ability to work both autonomously and in a close team setting
    • An enthusiastic researcher
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to interact with global stakeholders

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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