Responsible for in-depth research and forecasting for state and metropolitan economies and international economies
Producing written analysis for our regional and international publications Responding to client requests and inquiries. The work requires general spreadsheet analysis, in depth computer programming for data transformation and estimation, collecting and interpreting data for clients, working with the senior staff on larger research and consulting projects, and contributing to our live commentary website.Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in Economics relevant experience preferred in economic forecasting and consulting. Excellent academic record, writing skills, and a strong proficiency in the use of computers and statistical/econometric software. A successful applicant with a recent bachelor's degree would be placed as an entry level Associate Economist 1. An applicant with two-years of post-graduate experience and/or a Master's degree would be placed as an Associate Economist 2. The position requires a motivated, responsible person who can work well with others and independently of daily supervision and produce near copy-ready quality reports. Strong interpersonal skills are a must as Associate Economists will work directly with clients to produce scheduled customized products as well as to share their insights on the areas they will cover.
About Moody's Investors Service, Inc.
Moody's KMV, a wholly owned subsidiary of Moody's Corporation, is the world's leading provider of quantitative credit risk solutions, financial analytics, and internal risk ratings to lenders, investors and corporations. Moody's KMV's tools and services provide current default probabilities, recovery estimates, valuations and correlations, and are widely used to assess portfolio risk/return. Moody's KMV serves over 2,000 clients in 80 countries, including most of the world's 100 largest financial institutions. The company maintains the largest database of corporate defaults in the world. In addition to its San Francisco headquarters, Moody's KMV has offices around the globe to serve its international customer base.