Chief Economist

Abu Dhabi Permanent
  • Opportunity to manage the Economics function of an exciting organisation
  • Must have strong experience of working with macroeconomic indicators

About Our Client

This is a prominent entity focused on financing sustainable development projects globally, particularly in developing countries, playing a crucial role in providing financial assistance and fostering economic growth through strategic investments and initiatives.

Job Description

  • Review and analyse economic data to assess its impact on countries benefiting from the entity's contributions.
  • Lead research and statistical analysis, providing informed analysis for economic outlooks.
  • Evaluate feasibility studies of projects submitted to the organisation.
  • Develop ad-hoc reports to provide senior management with quality economic research insights.
  • Conduct economic research on competitive environments and market analysis.
  • Track economic developments in major developed and emerging economies.
  • Maintain macroeconomic and fiscal databases to international standards.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Economics or Statistics.
  • 8 - 10 years of relevant experience in economic and funding research
  • Deep expertise in macroeconomic theory, econometric techniques, and forecasting.
  • Familiarity with portfolio management and PEST analysis.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English and Arabic.
  • Ability to evaluate project feasibility and conduct cost-benefit analyses.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive tax-free salary
  • Unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in shaping the economic vision and it's impact on the region.
Areej Mahmood
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Consultancy, Strategy and Change
Research & Analysis
Public Sector
Abu Dhabi
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Areej Mahmood
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