Economist Analyst Economist Analyst …

ASIC - Australian Securities and Investments Commission
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 07 Apr 20
Salary from $81,427 – $123,432 (dependent on experience) + 15.4% superannuation
ASIC - Australian Securities and Investments Commission
in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 07 Apr 20
Salary from $81,427 – $123,432 (dependent on experience) + 15.4% superannuation
ASIC - Australian Securities and Investments Commission
Join ASIC's Strategic Intelligence team to help detect misconduct and better understand financial markets and products.

A future with ASIC means that your work will contribute to ASIC’s vision for a fair, strong and efficient financial system for all Australians. We value what you will bring. We value those with sharp, analytical minds and are open to challenging the way things are done.

Your team

ASIC's Strategy Group is central to ASIC's strategic direction and policy setting. We have five core teams: Strategic Intelligence, International Strategy, Strategic Policy, Financial Capability and the Behavioural Unit.

In Strategic Intelligence you will apply your research and analytical skills to understand products and markets, identify trends, and assess and evaluate risks.

Your role

As an Economist / Analyst, you will be will make an important contribution to the Strategic Intelligence team by:

  • analysing markets and industries to identify poor outcomes that may harm consumers
  • undertaking research on strategic and emerging threats to guide ASIC’s prioritisation and decision-making
  • analysing a range data and constructing accessible, useful narratives from your findings
  • scoping, identifying and establishing appropriate research methodologies for individual research projects
  • preparing reports, presentations, briefings and correspondence on economic and financial market issues for senior management and external stakeholders
  • assisting other teams and working across ASIC on multi-disciplinary team projects

About you

To be considered for this role, you will have a finger on the pulse of current macroeconomic and financial issues, with an understanding of how markets operate, and what drives consumer outcomes. You will possess a wide skill set in statistical methods and data manipulation, with the ability to interpret data and identify common patterns trends and insights. It is also essential that you hold tertiary qualifications in either economics, applied finance, business or commerce.

About ASIC

ASIC is Australia's integrated corporate, markets, financial services and consumer credit regulator.

ASIC has a broad mandate. We are a regulator; a policy advisory body; a consumer protection agency; a licensing body; a financial educator and consumer advocate; and a company and professional registry. And we are a law enforcement agency.

This work is directed to one principal aim: to realise ASIC’s vision for a fair, strong and efficient financial system for all Australians.

Underpinning ASIC’s vision is the recognition that every cent in the financial system is other people’s money.

A future with ASIC means that your work will contribute to achieving ASIC’s vision.

ASIC is committed to a providing a diverse and inclusive workplace where the very best talent in Australia chooses to work. Indigenous Australians are encouraged to apply as well as applicants from all backgrounds and with different abilities.

To work with us, you must be an Australian citizen, and be prepared to complete an ASIC Suitability and Baseline Assessment which is issued by ASIC’s Personnel Security Team.

 

Click ‘apply' to submit your application by 7 April 2020.

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