About this role
Business Unit Overview:
BlackRock’s Global Fixed Income (GFI) group manages more than $1.9 trillion in global fixed income assets across index, ETFs, active long-only, alternative, and liability driven strategies. The platform offers fixed income investors one of the industry's broadest array of investment choices across index, model-based and fundamental investment styles.
BlackRock’s Fixed Income London-based Fundamental Fixed Income (FFI) group is hiring a senior economist who will be responsible for a wide array of economic and data analysis responsibilities in support of portfolio managers (PMs) in FFI on the multi-sector mutual funds. The analyst will help drive the internal view on the Eurozone economic outlook, monetary policy and sovereign rates. The economist will develop and implement new analytical tools, consolidate Eurozone data analysis and its delivery to FFI PMs, build economic models, and support the forward-looking assessment of the economy and the corresponding outlook for policy rates and inflation. The outlook in turn then supports revenue generation by assisting alpha-creation and the analysis that underlies client outreach by the PMs. The successful candidate will work closely with FFI PMs and other stakeholders across GFI.
Skills & Qualifications:
BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of June 30, 2019, the firm managed approximately $6.84 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com/corporate | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock.
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