Head of Time series and Nowcasting Economics– London

  • Competitive GBP
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Octavius Finance
  • 19 Sep 18 2018-09-19

An award winning research team is looking to add a senior economist to their Quantitative research and strategy team. This is an exciting, newly created autonomous position within a an established and growing area. The models you build will be applied to trading and turned into revenue generating/investible products.

In order to apply you should have strong background in Econometrics and time series modelling in addition to experience in some of the following topics:

  • Dynamic Factor Models
  • Advanced Econometrics
  • Yield Curve Modelling
  • Now-casting and the real-time data flow
  • Now-casting inflation using high frequency data
  • Short-term GDP forecasting with a mixed frequency dynamic factor model

A good understanding of Big data and econometrics/time series is required for this position.

This is an excellent opportunity to be a pioneer of Nowcasting economics within an already successful research team.

This is a senior level opportunity and you will have the opportunity to build a team.

You will be working on highly innovative products and be supported by some major names in the industry. 

In order to apply please send your CV in WORD FORMAT to economics@octaviusfinance.com or call 02080044029