Company Info

Evergreen Opportunities KY, United States

Senior / Lead Economist (Macroprudential Surveillance Department)

Job Description

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) is Singapore’s central bank and integrated financial regulator.
As central bank, MAS promotes sustained, non-inflationary economic growth through the conduct of monetary policy and close macroeconomic surveillance and analysis. It manages Singapore’s exchange rate, official foreign reserves, and liquidity in the banking sector.
As an integrated financial supervisor, MAS fosters a sound financial services sector through its prudential oversight of all financial institutions in Singapore – banks, insurers, capital market intermediaries, financial advisors, and stock exchanges. It is also responsible for well-functioning financial markets, sound conduct, and investor education.

 

Job Requirements

Keep abreast of key international macroeconomic and financial developments, and draw out the potential risks and spillovers to the financial system in Singapore. Conduct surveillance and research on Singapore’s banking sector and financial system, identify vulnerabilities, and assess the implications for financial stability. Contribute to research pieces and regular macro updates to senior management.
Quantitative skills (e.g. econometrics) and/or relevant work experience would be an advantage, or degree in                 Economics or Finance
Strong analytical skills, with good understanding of current macroeconomic and financial issues
Good written and strong presentation skills
Ability to produce timely research, both independently and as part of a team