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BMI Research, a leading emerging markets analysis firm, is recruiting a high-calibre graduate to join its reputable Research team in New York.
We are looking for a Country Risk Analyst, who will focus on the Americas.
You will be contributing to our market intelligence service, providing analytical research for senior decision makers in banks, consultancies, multinational corporations, investment funds and government agencies.
You will receive extensive training in all areas of country risk analysis and forecasting with the help of our BMI University training material and regular training seminars hosted by senior members of the Research team, in combination with rigorous hands-on guidance from your line manager and team members. BMI also encourages external training by subsidising external courses, such as the CFA and relevant language classes.
Areas of focus include:
We are looking for candidates with a strong academic background and a passion for the subject matter, with prior understanding of basic macroeconomic principles and a familiarity with world affairs. A trainee analyst will need to demonstrate ambition and a desire to learn and continue to develop as an analyst from day one.
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