PIF is seeking a candidate to support the expansion of PIF’s economic toolkit and the delivery of the Domestic Desk’s products/services. The toolkit includes structural and forecasting models, economic impact assessment frameworks, and databases levering internal and external sources. The products and services include macroeconomic reports (e.g., outlooks, forecasts, scenarios to enable “what if” analyses), economic impact assessments at the project/investment pool/fund-levels, sectoral attractiveness reports, and economic bulletins. In addition, the role will also involve providing economic advisory services to internal and relevant external stakeholders..
The role requires experience in economic impact analysis, the application of econometrics and statistical techniques, and familiarity with advanced economic modeling techniques (e.g., forecasting models, input-output models, computable general equilibrium models, macroeconomic and fiscal models, etc.). In addition, the role requires the ability to structure issues and use analytical skills to solve complex economic questions, communicate complex concepts to a non-technical audience using presentations/reports and in oral and written format, work effectively within teams and lead projects. Moreover, it requires a clear willingness to work in a multicultural environment and evolve in a large institution with a strong entrepreneurial mindset and to support the technical/professional growth of a number of less senior economists through proactive knowledge transfer.
General Focus Area
- Expand and support the further development of PIF’s economic toolkit: structural and forecasting models, economic impact assessment frameworks, and databases leveraging internal and external data sources.
- Expand the Domestic Desk’s products and services, which include macroeconomic reports (e.g., outlooks, forecasts, scenarios to enable “what if” analyses), economic impact assessments at the project/investment pool/fund-levels, sectoral attractiveness reports, and economic bulletins.
- Provide economic insights and advisory services for decision support.
- Proactive knowledge sharing and supporting the growth of a number of less senior economists.
Works as ‘One’:
To cooperate and work collaboratively as ‘one team’ to achieve efficient and quality solutions; displaying ability to communicate clearly, internally as well as externally, and proactively shares knowledge and information to achieve common objectives and drive synergy across the organization.
Aspires for Excellence:
To show constant and regular concern for achieving or surpassing outcomes against internal or external standards of excellence and deals with problems creatively, while placing importance on continuous learning and maintaining professionalism and integrity in business relationships.
To display initiative, drive and commitment to meeting and exceeding individual as well as collective performance goals while ensuring adherence with business ethics and company values. Is proactive in taking responsibility in efficiency of work, resilient to pressure and displays accountability for results.
Adapts to Change:
To respond and adapt to change with positive attitude; showing resilience in dealing with challenges and ambiguity. To embrace changes arising from digitization.