JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022

Bank of Israel

Macroprudential Policy Unit
Research Department
Economist

JOE ID Number: 2021-02_111467146
Date Posted: 08/18/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Jerusalem, Jerusalem, ISRAEL
JEL Classifications:
C -- Mathematical and Quantitative Methods
E -- Macroeconomics and Monetary Economics
G -- Financial Economics
Keywords:
Macroprudential policy
Financial economics
Financial stability
Banking system
Monetary economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

-Produce high-quality research on various topics related to the financial system, financial institutions, and financial stability for publication in leading academic journals.
-Develop research methods and models in the field of financial economics, financial stability and risks.
-Produce high-quality policy analysis and recommendations for policies to be formulated on the financial system, financial stability, and macroprudential policy areas.
-Produce periodic follow-up reports and policy memos on developments in the abovementioned areas.
-Contribute to the additional tasks of the Research Department.

Threshold conditions
-Graduate studies in Economics, Financial Economics, or Business Administration.
-Analytical abilities in Economics and Finance.
-Work experience in economic research.
-Strong written and oral communication skills in Hebrew and in English.

Job requirements
-Recent PhD graduates or those nearing completion of a PhD in economics or finance—an advantage.
-Excellent interpersonal skills.
-Specialization in finance or banking—an advantage.
-Experience in econometric projects with R, or Python.
-Knowledge of Matlab, Stata, or Eviews—an advantage.

All candidates must undergo an enhanced background check and comply with all applicable information handling rules. Non-Israeli citizens must sign a declaration of intent to become an Israeli citizen and pursue a path to citizenship.

Only relevant applicants will be contacted.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 10/05/2022