Economist 3 - West Chester - 15549BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Research
  • Moody’s Analytics Economics Division, located in West Chester, PA, is a leading independent provider of economic, financial, country, and industry research designed to meet the diverse planning and information needs of businesses, governments, and professional investors worldwide. Responsibilities of the Economist 3 position include
  • Forecasting and analysis for U.S. and global macro economies with a focus on financial markets
  • Preparing written analysis for the company's publications, white papers, and real-time commentary for our website
  • Managing, constructing and updating forecast models
  • Presenting to clients and other groups, as well as establishing a close working relationship with clients.
  • Additional responsibilities may include leading or participating in contract consulting projects requiring proposal writing, econometric modeling, and the writing of interim and the final reports
  • Contributing to the development and production of new and existing products.
  • The job also includes occasional travel for client meetings and presentations.

Qualifications

Required

  • The qualified candidate will have a Ph.D. degree or a Master’s degree and three to five years’ experience.
  • An excellent academic record; in-depth research experience; modeling and econometric skills; and excellent writing, presentation and interpersonal skills are required.
Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody’s also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email accommodations@moodys.com.. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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