City : Ottawa
Category : Other
Industry : Banking/Financial
Employer : Bank of Canada[:fr]Banque du Canada
Research Assistant (Bachelor's Degree, Recent Graduates)
Take a central role
Each year, the Bank of Canada hires undergraduates as Research Assistants to support the important work undertaken at the Bank. Working at the Bank offers the unique opportunity to work with leading-edge tools at the centre of Canada’s economic and financial system. Research Assistants are employed across the economic and financial research departments of the Bank, all of which contribute to the execution of the Bank’s core functions. This is a great opportunity to gain valuable work experience before pursuing your graduate studies.
The Bank of Canada has a vision to be “a leading central bank—dynamic, engaged and trusted—committed to a better Canada.” 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.
Most Research Assistant positions are located at the Head Office in Ottawa. Positions could also be available in some of the regional offices across Canada.
About the position
As a Research Assistant you will participate in several projects concurrently and collaborate closely with peers and senior staff. By organizing your work and setting priorities, you will ensure that projects are completed in a timely manner. You’ll have access to the latest tools, such as Excel, Stata, R, SAS, MATLAB, RATS, Eviews, VBA, SQL, C++, C, Java, Python and Bloomberg, to assist you in collecting, organizing, manipulating and analyzing economic and financial data. You will also be involved in communicating the analysis of economic and financial data.
Your role could also include:
For your candidacy to be considered, the completion date of your degree must be between January 1, 2017, and December 31, 2020.
A Bachelor’s degree in one of the following:
English or French essential
All applicants must submit a completed online application including the following MANDATORY documents:
Interviews will be scheduled as early as:
What you can expect from us
This is a great opportunity to join a leading organization and be part of a high-performing team. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package designed to meet your needs at every stage of your life and career.
For more information on key benefits, please visit www.bankofcanada.ca/careers/working-here.
We encourage applications from women, Indigenous peoples, veterans, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
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