• GIR, Global Macro Research, Global FX & EM Strategy Vice President, New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-41357
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    General
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Global Investment Research
    Business Unit
    Global Macro Research
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    GLOBAL INVESTMENT RESEARCH

    From macroeconomic forecasts to individual stock analysis, our team develops tools and insights to help shape investment strategies for clients and the firm. Our analysts work on client-focused research in the equity, fixed-income, currency, and commodities markets, mining big data that enters markets around the world each day to identify game-changing insights. You’ll be part of a team that is intellectually curious, creative, analytical, and passionate about performing market research. 

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Global Investment Research

    Global Investment Research (GIR) produces original, fundamental research and analysis of industries, companies and economies. Our research teams continually identify and analyze financial information, strategic issues and trends that affect companies, industries and markets on a regional and global scale. Our clients use these insights and investment ideas to develop their strategies.

    Our Team

    The Macro Research team focuses on the intersection between economics and financial markets across a wide class of assets including equities, rates, FX, credit, mortgages and commodities. The Global FX & EM Strategy team analyzes the economic and political drivers of exchange rates, local interest rates, and hard currency sovereign credit, and provides investment advice to the firm’s institutional and corporate clients.

    Summary of Responsibilities

    We are seeking an experienced New York-based analyst for the Global Foreign Exchange and Emerging Market Strategy team. The role would be focused primarily on, but would not be limited to, developed market exchange rates.

    Key responsibilities include:

    • Publishing timely and innovative research on macroeconomic and political trends and their impact on global FX markets
    • Presenting our market views to a wide range of senior clients; the role would involve domestic and international travel
    • Collaborating with the broader Macro Strategy team as well as our regional economists
    • Supporting internal stakeholders in institutional client services (sales and trading) and across the firm


    Preferred Qualifications & Skillset

    • At least five years experience working in macroeconomic and/or markets research, ideally with direct experience developing and communicating investment ideas
    • Ideal candidate would have background analyzing FX markets and/or developed market economies
    • Masters or PhD in macroeconomics, asset pricing, or closely related fields
    • Excellent English language verbal and written communication skills; other language skills a plus
    • Strong quantitative skills and fluency in applied statistics
    • Deep curiosity, and a passion for the intersection between macroeconomics and markets
    • Desire to work in team-centric environment

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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