Senior Analyst, Global Macro-Geoeconomics (London)

London, England, United Kingdom | Research Macro/Global Strategy | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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About Eurasia Group

Eurasia Group provides the marketplace with a comprehensive and integrated set of political risk solutions. Our clients range from macro hedge funds to institutional investors, from family businesses to the world's largest multinational corporations. What they all share is a desire to better manage the risks and opportunities that flow from politics.

We take a structured approach to understand these challenges. We provide our clients with both qualitative and quantitative tools to anticipate and manage political risks, and to profit from them. Our multi-faceted approach allows us to adapt to the rapidly evolving world of geopolitics.

Position overview:

The Geoeconomics team is seeking to hire a Senior Analyst who will provide analysis focused on the intersection of financial markets, global macroeconomics,  and politics. This position will work with our team of analysts to link our political risk analysis with economic perspectives and the latest developments in financial markets.

More specifically, in this role, you will:

  • Provide analysis of financial market interaction with global economic and political developments. For example, analysis to address questions like: “What has the market priced in?” or “How will markets be impacted if government x changes?”
  • Contribute to the production of EG’s flagship Daily Brief, including as editor and author, develop and carry forward deep dives into the intersection of markets, economics, and policy individually and in a team on new projects.
  • Present concise and clear assessments and be comfortable with close interaction with high-level contacts, both internal and external.
  • Prioritize projects as needed and exercise independent judgment and discretion in completing assignments with minimal oversight. Must have the ability to handle details of a highly confidential nature

 

Qualifications:

Preferred candidates will have a strong research or analytics professional background in economics or markets. Candidates should also have relevant professional experience at a leading financial research organization, global investment bank or asset manager, multilateral development bank, or international financial institution. 

  • Degree in Finance, Economics, International Affairs or related field
  • At least 5-7 years of experience, with a focus on financial markets and economic policies
  • Familiarity with movements in global financial markets and the ability to understand and manipulate data. Experience working with excel is necessary; facility with R and/or python and experience with Bloomberg is a plus. 
  • Comfortable in a fast-moving, changing environment.
  • Understanding of policymaking and an interest in understanding the implications of policy decisions for economic and market performance.
  • Eligibility to work in the UK or US

 

We strive to put politics first for our clients. This requires us to maintain a company culture that puts people first. We are committed to fostering an environment that is inclusive, empowering, and globally-minded. We firmly believe that diversity in gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, cultural background, religion, disability, and age brings ideas and perspectives to the table that make our analysis stronger for our clients and make our company a better place to work for our people. Our leadership team is committed to embedding diversity and inclusion into everything we do and how we lead.