CIB – Economic Research – Research Analyst (6 months Fixed Term Contractor)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • JPMorgan.
  • 15 Nov 17 2017-11-15

Exciting opportunity within Economic Research

About J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB)


J.P. Morgan’s Corporate & Investment Bank is a global leader across banking, markets and i world’s most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. With nearly $20 trillion of assets under custody, the Corporate & Investment Bank provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world. 



About J.P. Morgan Research

J.P. Morgan’s award-winning Global Research provides clients with informed views and actionable ideas on economic indicators, markets, companies, and asset classes around the world. Research is the foundation for everything we do for our clients. From up-to-the-minute original trade ideas, to longer-term thematic pieces that explain the financial markets in depth, our mission is to constantly offer new and original ways for investors to build value.



What you can expect

This role sits within the front office and you will partner closely with various internal parties and provide up to date, industry leading research. You will be assigned to the Economics research team, working closely with the economists on analyzing data, building models and writing research reports as well as responding to internal and external client requests. You will be able to recognize critical data points, analytical concepts and come to a logical conclusion through the process.


You will have exposure to:

  • Work on data and models covering various aspects of the economy; analyze a wide range of economic and financial topics; evaluate economic development and macro policy implications.

  • Learn how to apply economic knowledge to real world issues.

  • Work on written research reports and presentations

  • Supporting the day to day client requests and needs


 We are looking for candidates with Bachelor’s degree or above in economics, finance or related field. Here are the qualifications:

  • 3.4 out of 4.0 GPA equivalent or above

  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills, relevant research experience and econometrics skills preferred.

  • Familiar with various database such as CEIC, Haver, Bloomberg, Wind, etc., and able to search resources on internet effectively.

  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and EViews, and willing to learn other statistics software.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • Excellent problem solving and time management skills.

  • Adaptability and ability to work well under pressure and meeting tight deadlines.

  • Self-directed, highly motivated, and able to work independently.

  • Fluency in English.