DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.


DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named “Asia’s Best Bank” by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and “Best Bank in Asia-Pacific” by Global Finance. The bank has also been named “Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for seven consecutive years from 2009 to 2015.

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Assistant Vice President Economist, Group Research - 160001U6

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DBS. Living, Breathing Asia.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named “Asia’s Best Bank” by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and “Best Bank in Asia-Pacific” by Global Finance. The bank has also been named “Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for seven consecutive years from 2009 to 2015.

Responsibilities
* Cover HK economy comprehensively
* Assist the Senior Economist to cover China macroeconomics
* Prepare numerous presentations materials to senior management and client events
* Maintain HK/China economics data spreadsheets
* Facilitate inter-departmental collaborative projects

Requirements
* Degree holder in Economics, Political Science or International Relations
* 3-5 years of relevant experience in research/finance institutions
* Eloquent in English and Mandarin to present confidently verbally and in written English
* Quantitatively proficient in managing spreadsheets and simple econometric modeling
* Able to write independent economic reports timely

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Apply Now

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.

Apply online at www.dbs.com/careers

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Personal data provided will be used for recruitment and related purposes, strictly in accordance with our Personal Data Policy for Applicants for Employment, a copy of which is available on request. Applicants who are not contacted within 6 weeks may consider your applications unsuccessful. However, you may be considered for other suitable positions within DBS and its related companies over a 2-year period, after which your personal data will be destroyed.