Internship – Economic Research Analyst - Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Duration of Internship: 4 months, extension possible
Weekly Work Schedule: Part-time, 3 to 4 days per week (8 hours a day)
Location: Mississauga, Ontario - remote work until health conditions permit in-office gatherings

The successful candidate would support the Director and rest of Canada Economics team in producing macroeconomic research and forecasts, monitoring Canada overall and the provinces, building model training/on-boarding products and developing briefing material/chartbooks. The intern’s role would include maintaining and creating data files/graphs, analyzing data, putting together presentations, and undertaking research as requested by Director.

Specific Requirements and Responsibilities:
  • Strong academic credentials in economics. The ideal candidate would be a student pursuing a Master’s degree or in the final year of a Bachelor’s degree in economics.
  • Create and maintain detailed financial and economic tables/charts in EViews and Excel
  • Create and maintain econometric equations in EViews
  • Provide research assistance for reports focused on the Canadian economy, Bank of Canada monetary policy, fiscal policy, financial markets, and other ad-hoc projects
  • Demonstrate consistent ability to work with minimum supervision, as well as the ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines/maintain maximum effectiveness
  • Ability to use PowerPoint; experience utilizing Excel and EViews for tables/charts-graphs, reporting and presentations
  • Financial market, monetary policy, and fiscal policy knowledge a strong plus
  • Familiarity with Power BI and Bloomberg a plus
  • Right to work in Canada

 

About Oxford Economics

Oxford Economics was founded in 1981 as a commercial venture with Oxford University’s business college to provide economic forecasting and modelling to UK companies and financial institutions expanding abroad. Since then, we have become one of the world’s foremost independent global advisory firms, providing reports, forecasts and analytical tools on 200 countries, 120 industrial sectors and over 6,000 cities. Our best-of-class global economic and industry models and analytical tools give us an unparalleled ability to forecast external market trends and assess their economic, social and business impact.

Headquartered in Oxford, England, with regional centres in London, New York, and Singapore, Oxford Economics has offices across the globe. We employ over 450 full-time people, including more than 250 professional economists, industry experts and business editors—one of the largest teams of macroeconomists and thought leadership specialists. Our global team is highly skilled in a full range of research techniques and thought leadership capabilities, from econometric modelling, scenario framing, and economic impact analysis to market surveys, case studies, expert panels, and web analytics.

Oxford Economics is a key adviser to corporate, financial and government decision-makers and thought leaders. Our worldwide client base now comprises over 1200 international organisations, including leading multinational companies and financial institutions; key government bodies and trade associations; and top universities, consultancies, and think tanks.

Oxford Economics is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, colour, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, provincial, or local laws.

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