Citibank

Citi Research - Senior China Economist

Citibank
Full Time
Intermediate (3-6 years)
Doctoral
English, Mandarin (Putonghua)

Job Description

Citi Research - Senior China Economist

Location: APAC-HKG-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

Overview:

 

We are looking to fill a Senior China Economist role based in Hong Kong or China. A qualified candidate will need to have previous experience within a similar role, be able to verbally communicate with clients and have the acumen to write thorough reports.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engaged in high quality economic research and analysis
  • Informing and enlightening a broad audience of internal and external clients through publishing research reports
  • Formulating short, medium and long term views on currency and interest rate movements
  • Taking information from your research and that from the senior strategists and collating it into written / internet reports that will be passed onto the sales and trading floors
  • The sales people and traders will then use this information to put forward views to their clients
  • Presenting your informed opinion during the morning conference and giving evidence to support your views
  • Often will also be talking to institutional clients

Qualifications

  • PhD and/or at least five years relevant work experience in sell-side/buy-side research, academia, or multilateral institutions (e.g., IMF, WB)
  • Possess at least five years of experience in Economic analysis or strategist role
  • Fluent in spoken English and Mandarin
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent understanding of the Economics and financial Market Analysis
  • Attention to detail and exceptional organizational skills
  • Familiar with China's monetary and other macro policies and the knock on effects on China's economy
  • The role requires the ability to model and forecast economic and financial variables
  • Possess clear analytical skills and the ability to work flexibly in a team environment

 


Technical Skills

  • Economic Analysis
  • Economics
  • Forecasting
  • Sales