JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

American Bankers Association

Policy
Office of Chief Economist
Economist, Banking and Financial Services Research

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111468819
Date Posted: 02/08/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Economist, Banking and Financial Services Research
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: G -- Financial Economics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Position Overview: ABA is looking for an Economist responsible for conducting quantitative economic analysis on legislation and regulation related to the banking and financial services industry, identifying the impact to the industry and the broader U.S. economy. The Economist will act as an advisor to the Chief Economist to develop policy positions, white papers, op-eds, blogs, testimonies, and comments to support ABA’s member banks and the industry as a whole. A competitive candidate will have experience working in practices, policies and regulations affecting the banking/financial services industries.

This position has high visibility and will work directly with members, policy makers and the media. As an expert in banking and financial services, the incumbent will regularly present at conferences, meetings and in academic settings.

Position Requirements:

Masters OR Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related field

7+ years of economics experience in financial services practice, research or policy

Effective communication and presentation skills

Advanced analytical experience

Strategic thinker, able to envisage impact of economic developments across businesses and policy sector and work with stakeholders to develop a strategy of actionable deliverables

Ability to explain economic concepts to non-expert audiences



American Bankers Association is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2022