Last Date: 15th December, 2017
Canada’s central bank
As Canada’s central bank, the Bank of Canada’s vision is to be “A leading central bank-dynamic, engaged and trusted-committed to a better Canada.” No other employer in the country offers you the unique opportunity to work at the very centre of Canada’s economy, in an organization with significant impact on the economic and financial well-being of all Canadians. You will be challenged, energized and motivated to excel in an environment where we are reinventing central banking, renewing ways of doing business and reinforcing a culture of innovation.
About the position:
The timing of the internship is flexible. You will spend two to four months pursuing your dissertation as well as presenting and promoting your research. As part of this environment, you will find a wealth of opportunities to grow and build your professional expertise and network with fellow researchers who work at the Bank as well as external leading academics who regularly visit. During your internship, you may also have an opportunity to access the Bank’s data sets.
Position Type:Short term
Position Length:2 to 4 months
Number of Positions:2
Salary:$5,374 per month.
Education and Experience:
Candidates must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents and should have recently passed their core and field examination and expect to complete their PhD thesis by 2019.
Your application will be evaluated against the key requirements listed below. You must submit a cover letter which demonstrates how your research interests are relevant to the Bank, your curriculum vitae, an extended abstract or an early draft of at least one paper or chapter from your thesis and a letter of recommendation from your advisor supporting your application. Your thesis advisor must submit their letter of recommendation by email to [email protected]
knowledge and skills:
- writing skills: the ability to produce effective written documents
- research skills: ability to analyze complex economic and financial information, using empirical and/or modelling skills
- Research interest in one or more of the following areas:
- Salary:The internship offers a compensation of $5,374 per month.
Expect from US:
This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. As one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, the Bank offers you a superior work environment that allows you to reach your full potential both professionally and personally. We make career growth and professional development a priority and offer a total compensation package that is designed to meet your needs at every stage of your life and career.
Note:The Bank of Canada is an equal opportunity employer. In addition, we are also committed to developing inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes, and work environments that support a diverse workforce. If contacted in relation to a job opportunity, please indicate if you require accommodation measures during any aspect of the recruitment process, and we will work with you to address your needs. Information relating to accommodation measures will be treated as confidential.
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