Fathom Financial Consulting
28 February 2024
London, UK


Job description Economist Full time Mid-level Fathom is a world-leading, independent consultancy based in London. We specialise in macroeconomics, geopolitics and financial market research. We make it our business to challenge conventional thinking and to convey rigorous analysis in plain English. Our team of economists and data analysts produce global research and undertake bespoke consultancy projects to address topical issues. Our diverse client base includes governments, global asset managers, hedge funds and major corporates. Our world-leading research can be highly non-consensus; consistently challenging conventional thinking. We are proud to stand out. We are currently looking to hire an outstanding individual with at least two years of experience working as a professional macro economist. The ideal candidate would be a good all-rounder, able to think globally while adapting their skills to the analysis of any country or region as required. A particular interest in the economics of climate change and the energy transition would be ideal for this role. Proven quantitative skills would also be an advantage. The successful candidate would be based at our London office (and will have the opportunity to work some of the time from home under a hybrid model of work). Desired skills A good working knowledge of R and/or EViews Microsoft Excel at an intermediate to expert level The ability to write clearly and succinctly for both economist and non-economist audiences Experience of presenting to a diverse audience Experience and qualifications 2-5 years of previous relevant work experience A degree in a relevant field, such as economics, finance, politics, international affairs, statistics (or other quantitative degrees) Any other relevant professional qualification Further information Fathom is an equal opportunities employer. Please let us know if you require reasonable adjustments to be made throughout the recruitment process. Fathom currently employs a hybrid model of working, with approximately 50% of our time spent in the office and 50% working from home. Successful candidates will be contacted by email or telephone to arrange a first-round interview. Second-round interviews will involve a skills-based test. If you would like to be considered, please submit one document that contains your cv together with a cover letter explaining your interest in this role.