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Research Analyst

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Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

Location :
Cleveland, Ohio

Expiry Date :
Mon, 07 Dec 2020 23:59:59 GMT

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Research Analyst Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland OH-Cleveland Full-time Regular Exempt Entry Level Job Type Day Job Tier II – No Credit Check Research Analyst The Research Department conducts policy analysis, produces academic research, and provides long-term strategic thinking on issues related to monetary policy, the national economy, and the region. Research Analysts contribute to the Research Department by: (i) supporting the research of the Bank’s economists, (ii) contributing to Bank publications, (iii) maintaining indicators on the Bank’s website, and (iv) supporting policy briefings for the Bank’s President before meetings of the Federal Open Market Committee. The Cleveland Fed seeks Research Analysts for positions that start in the summer of 2021. During their time at the Bank, Research Analysts develop their knowledge of new areas of economics, develop their data analysis and programming skills, participate in the policy process, and work one-on-one with the Bank’s economists to conduct research that can lead to co-authored papers for Bank and external academic publications. These experiences make the Research Analyst position ideal for someone considering a Ph.D. in economics or finance. Research Analysts typically work at the Bank for 2 or 3 years. This position requires access to confidential supervisory information and/or FOMC information, which is limited to "Protected Individuals" as defined in the U.S. federal immigration law. Protected Individuals include, but are not limited to, U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents who either are not yet eligible to apply for naturalization or who have applied for naturalization within the requisite timeframe. In addition, all candidates must undergo an enhanced background check and comply with all applicable information handling rules, and all non-U.S. citizens must sign a declaration of intent to become a U.S. citizen and pursue a path to citizenship. Job Requirements: – Bachelor’s degree (completed by the summer of 2021) with emphasis in economics or a closely related field, such as finance, statistics, mathematics, or computer science; knowledge of monetary policy and macroeconomics preferred. – Working knowledge of econometrics and/or statistics packages, such as Stata, Matlab, R, or Python. – Prior research experience in economics strongly preferred. – Excellent oral and written communication skills. – Candidates must be ‘Protected Individuals.’ Protected individuals include, but are not limited to, U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, and U.S. permanent residents who either are not yet eligible to apply for naturalization or who have applied for naturalization within the requisite timeframe. Application Requirements: – Resume – Transcript – Writing sample (related to economics or finance) The Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are dedicated to sustaining an environment in which diversity is valued and differences are strengths. It is the Bank’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information or sexual orientation.