Economist at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)

Economist at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)

The Nigerian Stock Exchange, services the largest economy in Africa, and is championing the development of Africa’s financial markets. As a matter of fact, The Exchange offers listing and trading services, licensing services, market data solutions, ancillary technology services, and more. It is an open, professional and vibrant exchange, connecting Nigeria, Africa and the world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Economist

Location: Lagos
Division: CEO
Department: Strategy Department
Report to: Head, Strategy Department
Grade: Executive Assistant – Officer
Estimated Date Of Resumption: Monday, February 18, 2019

Key Responsibilities

  • First of all, Analyze and evaluate (on a quantitative and qualitative basis) the outlook for the listing and trading business, as well as on international trends in market operations, investment and money flows
  • Also, Develop economic guidelines and standards and prepare points of view used in forecasting trends and formulating economic policy.
  • Also, Provide first-class market knowledge and analytical ability on a variety of business and economic issues Improve the decision-making process by producing high quality research reports on the current operations of the market Facilitate the planning process through regular forecasts on the outlook for the listing and trading business.
  • Provide information on international trends in market operations, investment and money flows, and financial services regulation Present research reports to internal and external audiences including regulators, listed companies, the dealing member community and international investors.
  • Develop relationships with key stakeholders (internal and external) in legal and regulation, product management, and market operations and technology; as well as in the broader academic and research communities.
  • Also, Create, as well as use, various econometric modelling techniques to develop forecasts; understand and interpret data; Analyze data to test the effectiveness of current policies, products or services and advise on the suitability of alternative courses of action
  • Also, Write various technical and non-technical reports on economic trends and forecasts to inform the press and public; Deliver numerous oral and visual presentations which non-economist audiences must be able to understand thoroughly
  • Research, analyze and interpret information about economic performance, tax, and political decisions according to both national and international factors
  • Finally, Compile, and report data to explain economic phenomena and forecast market trends Formulate recommendations, policies, or plans to interpret the Capital Market at large

Job Requirements
Qualifications and Experience:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Economics or related field, Statistics or Mathematics.
  • Also, Master’s or a Ph.D. degree is an added advantage
  • Also, Minimum of 3 years of professional experience
  • Finally, Demonstrated track record of accomplishment/successfully completing projects in business or applied research

Functional Competencies:

  • Analytical Thinking
  • Research and Analysis
  • Strategic Research

Behavioural Competencies:

  • First of all, Attention to Detail
  • Also, Building Trust
  • Also, Effective Communication Skills (Written & Oral)
  • Finally,Inter-Personal Relations

Application Closing Date24th January, 2019.

Furthermore, Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online

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