State Bank of Pakistan (SBP), the Central Bank, regulates the monetary and credit system of country and fosters its growth in the best national interest with a view to securing monetary stability and optimum utilization of the country’s productive resources. Consistent strengthening of its regulatory and supervisory regime is reflected in the performance and resilience of the banking sector in the face of recent challenging macro financial environment.
SBP is looking for high caliber and dynamic professionals for the following position in Monetary Policy Department, based at Karachi.
Lead Economist (OG-6)
Key responsibilities of the incumbent will include, but not limited to, the following:
Manage work related to Policy Support, Inflation Forecasting and Communication; Supervise work related to short and medium term inflation projections based on econometric and structural models, counter factual experiments and simulation exercises, trends & developments in domestic and international prices, technical assessment of output gap, liquidity conditions of financial markets, communication related activities and the presentation of the same to the senior management; Provide input/support in IMF review meetings, perform secretarial work of the Forecasting Group, Forecasting Committee, Monetary Operations Committee and provide input for Monetary Policy Committee meetings. Also supervise development of web page and dissemination of monetary policy statements; Participate in development projects, analytical notes and working papers on emerging policy issues and develop road map for changes/improvements in monetary policy framework for adopting flexible inflation targeting.
Must have a Master’s or Bachelor’s degree with 16 years of education in Economics. PhD in Economics will be preferred. Maximum 50 years, as of the date of submission of application (as per CNIC). Relaxation maybe allowed in case of additional relevant experience. At least 15 years’ relevant post qualification experience with at least 8 years in a middle management position..
Company: State Bank of Pakistan
Expiry Date: 2021-1-18 8:59 PM
Job Type: Government Job
Job Location: Joint Director, Resource Management, HRD, State Bank of Pakistan, 10th Floor, SBP Main Building, I.I. Chundrigar Road,Karachi,Sindh,74000