JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2024 - July 31, 2024

American Bankers Association

Senior Director, Banking & Economic Research

JOE ID Number: 2024-01_111473795
Date Posted: 03/13/2024
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Senior Director, Banking & Economic Research
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
G -- Financial Economics
H -- Public Economics
Economic Research
Full Text of JOE Listing:

Position Overview: The Senior Director is responsible for conducting quantitative economic analysis on legislation and regulation related to the banking and financial services industry, identifying the impact to the industry and the broader U.S. economy. The senior director will act as an advisor to develop policy positions, write papers, op-eds, blogs, testimonies, and comments to support ABA’s member banks and the industry as a whole. A competitive candidate will have experience working in practices, policies and regulations affecting the banking/financial services industries.

This position has high visibility and will work directly with members, policy makers and the media. As an expert in banking and financial services, the incumbent will regularly present at conferences, meetings and in academic settings.

Position Requirements:
• Masters OR Ph.D. in economics, finance, or a related field
• Experience in economics, financial services practice, research or policy
• Effective communication and presentation skills
• Advanced analytical experience
• Strategic thinker, able to envisage impact of economic developments across businesses and policy sector and work with stakeholders to develop a strategy of actionable deliverables
• Ability to explain economic concepts to non-expert audiences

American Bankers Association is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
Application deadline: 07/31/2024