Senior Data Research Executive

cer Financial
£43,000 - £57,000
21 Apr 2017
21 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
cer Financial has an exciting new Senior Data Research Executive role available for an experienced candidate to join our clients team in their London office on a permanent basis.

The client is a Government Office who is looking for a professional with concrete experience in Analysis, Forecasting and Data Modelling.

The successful Senior Data Research Executive responsibilities will be:

- Add to the research and analysis that the team produces as part of the office's advice for wider departments.
- Be accountable for increasing new, and preserving existing, models for evaluating the cost and risk trade-off strategies.
- Responsible for the maintenance and progression of the Vector Autoregressive (VAR) model.
- Contribute to the development of the long-term research agenda.
- Contribute to the quality assurance of the forecasts that the department produces for at fiscal events.
- Contribute to the specification, improvement and testing of the models used to produce its forecasts.

The successful Senior Data Research Executive will have:

- A good undergraduate degree (1st or 2:1) or post graduate degree, in economics, a numerical discipline or quantitative finance.
- A significant econometrics component in one or both degrees
- Using econometric techniques for analysis, forecasting and simulation.
- Developing and implementing models.
- Analysing data and producing analytical reports for a range of audiences.
- Advanced knowledge of EViews, MATLAB, Econometrics and Excel.
- Using a programming language on a regular basis.