JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016
Position Title/Short Description
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Copenhagen, DENMARK
JEL Classification: E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:
See the position at: http://www.nationalbanken.dk/da/job/ledige_job/Sider/Jobopslag/1546055Head-of-Research.aspx - you find the full text below:
Danmarks Nationalbank (DN), the central bank of Denmark, has decided to establish a new, independent research unit with an aim to produce applied macroeconomic, microeconomic, monetary and financial research at an international level.
We invite applications for the position as Head of Research.
•Recruit a new team of highly qualified researchers in economics.
•Lead, motivate and develop the team in accordance with DN's leadership principles.
•Foster independent research publishable in leading scholarly journals.
•Support policy decisions at DN through academic research.
•Establish relationships with other central banks and academia.
•Organise conferences and seminars on topics of relevance for DN.
Qualifications, skills and experience
•Ph.D. in economics or finance.
•A well-established track record of academic achievements with particular emphasis on high-quality publications in the field of applied microeconomics, macroeconomics, monetary economics or finance.
•A comprehensive professional network and the ability to expand it on the basis of new tasks.
•Strong interpersonal and organisational skills.
•Excellent communication skills.
•Demonstrated leadership skills, a proven track record of managing a team of highly qualified researchers in an international setting.
•Previous experience with research and policy formulation in central banks, government committees or international organisations would be an advantage.
•Fluency in spoken and written English. The command of Danish is not required.
Preferably, the appointment will start in the first half of 2016. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and responsibilities.
For further information about the position, please contact Chairman of Board of Governors Lars Rohde, email@example.com or (+45) 3363 6001 or director Niels Lynggård Hansen, firstname.lastname@example.org or (+45) 3363 6571. Read more on http://www.nationalbanken.dk/careers
Application and CV with relevant attachments should be e-mailed to email@example.com no later than 11 January 2016. We expect interviews will take place in Copenhagen in week 5.
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