Full Time Positions 2018-06-11T14:15:39+00:00

Full Time Positions

Posting date: 11 June 2018
Closing date: 10 August 2018

Researcher is AMRO’s entry-level position. A researcher will perform the following functions:

i.) To perform surveillance activities by participating in country missions, drafting country reports, and capacity-building activities as assigned by the supervisors;
ii.) To collect, manage, disseminate, and analyse data from member authorities with a view to constructing policy-oriented database system;
iii.) To contribute to developing a macroeconomic framework as well as to establishing and maintaining databases of ASEAN+3 economies, with focus on regional countries;
iv.) To support the monitoring of the financial markets of ASEAN+3 economies as well as to provide support for ad hoc researches or surveillance activities as assigned by the supervisors;
v.) To perform research activities by gathering and compiling data, undertaking econometrics work, and writing reports as assigned by the supervisors; and
vi.) To help in providing logistical and administrative support to AMRO’s country consultation visits as assigned by the supervisors.

The candidate should possess:

a.) Recent completion of a PhD or Master’s degree in the field of macroeconomics, finance or related fields from a reputable university;
b.) Experience in fiscal or financial sector analysis or knowledge of the economic or financial situation in ASEAN+3 or other advanced and emerging markets economies;
c.) Proficiency in software applications such as Microsoft Office and in packages such as Stata, EViews, and MATLAB;
d.) Experience in data collection, management and dissemination;
e.) Ability to work independently under minimum supervision and be accountable for the accuracy of both data and information; and
f.) Strong teamwork and communication skills to interact effectively with staff and officials of diverse cultural backgrounds at all levels. High proficiency in written and spoken English.

Qualified candidates should send:
1.)   An updated CV
2.)   Brief description of all relevant academic and work experience
3.)   Earliest possible start date
4.)   Reference letter and testimonials, if any

Please send all applications and/or enquiries to: amro.recruitment@amro-asia.org

Please kindly indicate the position you would like to apply for. We will acknowledge receipt of all the applications. We regret that only shortlisted candidate will be notified for interview.