Hang Seng Bank

Senior Economist

Hang Seng Bank
Full Time
Central
Non-specified
Intermediate (3-6 years)
Bachelor
English, Cantonese

Job Description

Senior Economist


Senior Economist

Global Banking and Markets - Economic Research Department

Hang Seng's Global Market business provides superior service, fully integrated solutions and 24-hour global markets coverage. Our support framework is substantial. Our advanced technologies deliver quick access to key markets. Our capital strength allows us to tailor competitively-priced solutions for specific client business around the world. We provide a full spectrum of treasury services to our customers, including foreign exchange, interest rate risk management, derivative products, capital market instruments, as well as market intelligence on global trends and key developments.

The Economic Research Department is responsible for conducting macro-economic analyses and publishing research reports covering Hong Kong, China and other major markets on a regular basis.

We are currently seeking high caliber professionals to join our department as Senior Economist.

Principal responsibilities:
  • Conduct macro-economic researches and produce reports and commentaries covering different markets for external and internal distribution
  • Provide economic forecast and analysis on major economic variables of the HK, mainland China and other global economies
  • Act as the Bank's spokesman to provide macro-economic comments to media and external parties
  • Attend senior management meetings to provide up-to-date macro-economic analyses and views to senior management
  • Meeting with external visitors to exchange views on macro-economic developments
  • Provide internal briefing to internal colleagues and seminars to external parties such as customers, industry events and regulators
Requirements:
  • Master or above degree holder in Economics
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in similar position
  • Knowledge of techniques and models in conducting macro-economic researches
  • Knowledge of using Bloomberg, REUTERS, Macrobond, Wind etc and other financial database
  • Capable of writing reports in both Chinese and English
  • CFA is an advantage
  • Great sense of ownership and servicing mindset to ensure efficient and effective customer service processes
(Candidates with less experience will be considered for the position of Economist.)
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Technical Skills

  • Bloomberg
  • Capital Markets
  • Customer Service
  • Economics
  • Forecasting
  • FX
  • Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Reuters