Manager, Macro Economics

KPMG

London, UK

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As a Manager in the Economics team there will be opportunities to work on a variety of engagements covering the spectrum of services that we provide including:

  • Providing macroeconomic advice to internal and external clients
  • Building bespoke economic models to assess the impact of macroeconomic factors on the client’s business
  • Developing quantitative tools to forecast a variety of macroeconomic variables
  • Draft Audit memo’s for IFRS9 clients summarizing plausibility and benchmarking testing performed.
  • Secondments to clients to assist with specific projects
  • Delivering specific advisory projects in Stress testing, IFRS9, Deal Advisory, Infrastructure and cost forecasting.
  • Business development for the Economics team

Responsibilities

  • Conducting meetings with clients to explain specialist audit findings and drafting and reviewing reports
  • Reporting to partners/directors all salient points arising from engagements
  • Producing thought leadership pieces for clients related to economic environment
  • Setting budgets for engagement and monitoring delivery against the budget
  • Ensuring work in progress is monitored and controlled with fees being raised promptly
  • Identifying and exploiting additional fee billing possibilities
  • Planning and allocating staff resources to fulfil business requirements
  • Setting objectives with the team, and providing support and feeding back on performance
  • Providing coaching and training to KPMG staff on econometrics and macroeconomic modelling
  • Identifying and developing new opportunities for KPMG to work with clients and targets
  • Writing tender documents and presenting at proposals
  • Assisting partners in general business development

Skills, qualifications and experience required

  • A 2.1 or First class undergraduate degree in Economics
  • A 2.1 or First class Masters’ degree in economics
  • No less than 5 years of experience working with another professional services firm, Financial Institution, Central Bank or Think Tank in a macroeconomics team/unit.
  • Experience developing macroeconomic models and other econometrics models including dynamic factor models, Vector Autoregressive models, Bayesian models and other macroeconometric models.
  • Experience mapping and tracking economic trends globally
  • Understanding of DGSE models and other general equilibrium models.
  • Experience of coding in R, Matlab, Stata and E-views.

Closing date: 25th of August, 2019


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