21JULY - Analyst, Center for Geoeconomic Studies - Council on Foreign Relations - Deadline: N/A


Organization Description
Founded in 1921, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) is a leading nonprofit membership organization, research center, and publisher, with headquarters in New York, an office in Washington, DC, and programs nationwide. It is dedicated to increasing America's understanding of the world and contributing ideas to U.S. foreign policy. CFR's 5,000+ members are leaders in international affairs and foreign policy. CFR also publishes Foreign Affairs, the preeminent magazine on global issues, and provides up-to-date information about the world and U.S. foreign policy on its award-winning website, CFR.org.

Job Description
CFR’s David Rockefeller Studies Program is one of the country’s largest foreign policy think tanks with a widely respected and influential research staff. The Studies Program’s aim is to advance the discussion of American foreign policy and international affairs through its writing, publications, public outreach, and discussions.

The Analyst will work in the Maurice R. Greenberg Center for Geoeconomic Studies (CGS), the part of the Studies department that focuses on the intersection of international economics and international relations. We expect that he or she will report to and primarily collaborate with the senior fellow and director of international economics. The balance of his or her time be spent working with other CGS fellows.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a creative, rigorous, quantitatively oriented mind to develop original ideas and to analyze important questions at the intersection economic policy and foreign policy. Recent holders of the position have gone on to high-responsibility positions in investment banking and central banking. Accommodation for part-time graduate school study may be available, subject to CFR agreement.

Location – New York, NY

Job Responsibilities

Job Requirements

  • Preferably two years work experience with macroeconomic analysis
  • Degree in economics or related area with coursework in statistics and high academic credentials
  • High-level understanding of monetary policy and central banking
  • Extensive knowledge of macroeconomic and central bank data sets
  • Fluency with Bloomberg
  • Outstanding mathematics, computer (particularly Excel), writing, and research skills
  • Strong attention to detail

How to Apply
Please apply online: https://careers-cfr.icims.com/jobs/1104/analyst%2c-center-for-geoeconomic-studies/job.

Deadline – N/A