Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco – Job opening for Research Associate position

Research Associate-222961

Posting Dates Jun 27, 2011-Ongoing


Description:  The Research Associate positions is ideal for students considering graduate study in Economics. Research Associates provide economic/analytical support to economists in academic research, monetary policy, and economic briefings to senior management by conducting econometric analysis of economic and financial data computer programming, preparing charts and tables, maintaining databases, and reviewing background materials.

Requirements:  Superior academic record. BA in Finance or Economics with quantitative background (econometrics, statistics, calculus, computer programming) or BA/BS in Math, Statistics or Computer Science with intermediate coursework in Finance or Economics. Effective skills in data analysis, writing, and communication. Significant computer programming experience a plus. Previous work experience as a Research Assistant also a plus, but not necessary.

Qualifications:   *Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or hold a permanent resident/green card with intent to become a U.S. Citizen.

Please apply to this position on-line : www.frbsf.org/careers

The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.