Banco de Espana, Eurosistema, Madrid, Spain
Ph.D.s in Economics

The Banco de Espana, the Spanish central bank, is interested in hiring experienced or newly qualified Ph.D.s in economics or related fields for its headquarters in Madrid. The areas of interest include monetary policy, international economics and macro finance, banking and finance, industrial organisation, and applied micro- and macroeconomics.

JOB DESCRIPTION: The main tasks of the potential candidates would be to conduct high-quality policy-oriented research, to produce reports for the Bank's senior management and to write for the Bank's publications. Applicants would be expected to travel and participate in meetings organised by international institutions.

Permanents or fixed-term full-time contracts could be offered. A sound command of written and spoken Spanish will be highly valued. The Banco de Espana provides an excellent working and research environment. Salary and benefits are competitive.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Applicants should e-mail a CV, a sample of recent research and at least three references to the Head of the Training and Recruitment Division by 28 November 2012. The actual letters of reference may be posted by ordinary mail. Contact:

Banco de Espana
Training and Recruitment Division
Alcala, 48
E - 28014 Madrid (Spain)
Tel: +34-913.388.860/+34-913.386.842
Fax: +34-913.386.882

Posted 10/16/12