AVP Research Associate

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Barclays - US
  • 15 Oct 18

The successful candidate will lead the execution of thematic, deep dive research reports in collaboration with the Co-Head of research and the Head of Macro Research. The thematic research associate will: Work with senior research management to identify developments in economics and markets that have implications for multiple asset classes.Develop a research agenda to address these developments, including both theoretical and empirical work, and perform analyses, working with research groups across asset classes and regions as required.Lead the writing and, eventually, marketing of this analysis.

Description Barclays Overview Barclays is an international financial services provider engaged in personal banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management with an extensive presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia. Barclays’ purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs approximately 135,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide.

For further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.barclays.com. Barclays offers investment banking products and services in the US through Barclays Capital Inc.

Barclays Values and Diversity Our common purpose is to help people achieve their ambitions – in the right way. We’ll measure and reward our people, not just on commercial results, but on how they live our Values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship and bring them to life every day.

To find out more about working at Barclays and the development opportunities we offer please visit our website www.barclays.com We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds.

EEO Statement It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law. Risk and Control Objective All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy

Standards Basic Qualifications

  • PhD in economics or equivalent
  • 2+ years experience in relevant field
  • Ability to conduct empirical and theoretical economic and finance research 

Ability to work in a number of different disciplines within those fields

Preferred Qualifications

  • Familiarity with econometrics and statistics
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate across research groups in different regions and asset classes