Country Risk, International Financial/Economic Senior Associate','256684','**MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***.','NY-New York City','','Full-time','Regular','Exempt','Exempt','Experienced','','','Yes, 10 % of the Time','Day Job','','','','','','','','!*!Overview
The International Affairs & Strategy function in the Executive Office is responsible for strategically strengthening the Bank’s international relationships to generate insights about the global economic and financial environment, enable collaboration on issues of mutual interest, and facilitate the execution of the Bank’s international responsibilities.
The Country Risk Department in the International Affairs and Strategy function is responsible for:
Providing a country risk framework and analysis on country developments and regional trends in support of the Bank’s international operational and policy activities and external engagement;
Developing working relationships with global central banks and governments, US government entities and private sector institutions;
Ensuring that insights from international engagements are effectively disseminated within the Bank;
Facilitating standing and ad-hoc cross-Bank teams to promote information sharing and analytical collaboration on international work.
Position Summary Analyze country and regional financial and economic fundamentals, political developments and associated policy issues in order to inform and support Federal Reserve international policy and operating decisions and external engagement. Responsibilities
Provide high-caliber written and verbal analysis on country and regional developments and risks, and facilitate/lead cross-Bank international work groups;
Analyze macroeconomic fundamentals including the evolution of the real economy, balance of payments, and fiscal accounts; and monetary, fiscal and external sector policy frameworks;
Analyze financial sector trends, credit conditions and systemic risks;
Analyze country political and regional geo-political developments and associated policy issues;
Provide analytical and external engagement support for international policy and operational business lines;
Evaluate country and transfer risk for countries with large US bank exposures;
Manage cross-Bank teams to address topical international analytical issues and support external engagement;
Participate in Bank and System efforts to evaluate international financial, economic, and market trends and policy issues via written analysis and oral briefings;
Develop and maintain working relationships with US government agencies, foreign central banks and public sector entities and international financial institutions;
Travel to portfolio countries and participate in, and provide analysis in support of, senior engagement, including coordination and preparation of briefing materials and trip readouts. ','!*!Requirements
Advanced degree in business, finance, economics, or public policy including training in international economics and finance, and a minimum of 7 years of relevant experience that includes lead analyst or portfolio responsibilities;
Candidates must be able to obtain U.S. Security Clearance which includes verification of U.S. Citizenship;
Expertise in country risk analysis and a background providing macroeconomic, financial sector, and political analysis for senior level executives;
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills demonstrated by the ability to draw on relevant in-house and external expertise, assimilate new information quickly, understand complex topics, and develop sound conclusions in a timely manner;
Proven ability to manage and quickly synthesize quantitative data from diverse sources to draw inferences and support analytical conclusions;
Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to concisely synthesize key views and high-level takeaways for a senior audience;
Strong project and team management skills, including good judgment, influencing and problem solving capabilities, excellent organiztional skills and the ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously;
Effective interpersonal and diplomatic skills including the ability to develop and maintain a broad range of internal and external contact networks;
Experience working in a team environment where collaboration across functions/stakeholders was essential for success.
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