Forecasting Analyst - Economics / Econometrics

Aspire Data Recruitment
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Forecasting Analyst - Economics / Econometrics

Location: Leeds

Salary: to £37,000 + bonus & benefits

Our client is looking for a Forecasting Analyst with some commercial data analytics experience to join their MI team at their head office based in Leeds.

The Forecasting Analysts are responsible for running the month end valuation process in order to forecast the present value of the business. They also have the opportunity to produce cash flow analysis to value portfolios worth using a variety of forecasting and modelling techniques. The Forecasting Analyst will also develop further bespoke forecasting models for different portfolio categories. The ideal candidate will be comfortable liaising with stakeholders from all aspects of the business in order to ensure timely delivery of business critical metrics.

Candidate Profile

  • A degree in Mathematics / Econometrics/ Economics/ Statistics or equivalent at 2:1 or above with strong A level grades (Mathematics at grade A or above).
  • Ideally, 6-12 months experience within an analytical environment.
  • An understanding of different forecasting methods /time series analysis would be welcomed.
  • Working knowledge of SAS is desirable, however full training will be provided so some evidence of the aptitude to acquiring new programming skills is required.