Intern – Financial Markets and Institutions Unit

Centre for European Policy Studies
  • Location
    Brussels, Belgium
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Internship
  • Apply by
    Sep-08-2019
  • Posted
    Aug 12

Position description

The ‘Financial Markets and Institutions’ unit of CEPS consists of a small research team which specialises in financial services and their providers. The unit has recently been awarded a number of research contracts which it carries out in cooperation with universities, research institutes and consultancies. In these projects the CEPS team is using a combination of both quantitative and qualitative research methods. It is this substantive focus which is central to the profile of INTERN – Financial Markets and Institutions unit.

Main tasks

  • You will become a member of the CEPS team and contribute to the work of the ‘Financial Markets and Institutions’ unit under the supervision of the head of unit;
  • You will participate in international research teams that carry out projects for the European Commission and other funding organisations;
  • You will assist in data collection and manipulation;
  • You will assist in the acquisition of new research projects.

Your background and qualifications

  • You are a registered student for the full period October 2019-March 2020, doing a Master in Finance, Econometrics or equivalent;
  • You have a strong affiliation with data collection and analysis;
  • You are able to critically read and comment on research reports and academic publications;
  • You have an excellent command of English, both orally and in writing.

Your profile

  • You are able to work in a research team comprising junior and senior colleagues and work under the supervision of a senior colleague;
  • You enjoy teamwork and are open to giving and receiving feedback;
  • You have, or are willing to develop insights into ongoing legislative and policy debates in the field.

Application instructions

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