Research Officer

Recruiter
Caribbean Association of Banks
Location
Saint Lucia, LC
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
09 Oct 2019
Closes
03 Nov 2019
Ref
108550
Job role
Accountant
Career Opportunity awaits you...
COMPANY DESCRIPTION
Caribbean Association of Banks Inc (CAB) is a community of banks and other financial institutions in the Caribbean, established in 1974. The CAB's Mission is to proactively influence issues impacting the financial services sector through advocacy, education and networking.
The CAB invites applicants from suitably qualified CARICOM member countries to fill the post of Research Officer at its Saint Lucia Secretariat Office.
Research Officer - CAB (Secretariat Office, Saint Lucia)
Responsibilities
* Undertake research and analysis on a range of banking, economic and other financial matters.
* Produce quarterly newsletters, concept notes, white papers etc.
* Develop presentations and speeches to support the advocacy efforts of the association
* Develop press releases in relation to advocacy, public education and awareness
* Produce weekly news items on major developments in the banking and financial industry.
* Carry out surveys and produce data to support the work of the association.
* Develop and publish the results of research projects.
* Respond to research enquiries from members and stakeholders.
* Assist with the development of Strategic Plan, MOUs, Business proposals, Operational Policies and Procedures as necessary.
* Maintain Committee work plans and monitor key performance indicators of the association.
* Prepare presentations and reports on the activities of the association, to be presented to members at AGM and conferences.
Candidate Requirements:
* BSc/ MSc Degree in Economics, Finance, or related discipline.
* Minimum two (2) years relevant experience in qualitative and quantative research methods.
* Highly IT literate especially in the use of MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher.
* Strong analytical skills.
* Excellent interpersonal and networking skills.
* Excellent writing, editing and formatting skills.
* Excellent presentation skills
* Good time management skills.
* Must have a strong understanding of the issues impacting the regional and international banking and financial services industry.
* Must be able to demonstrate honesty, integrity and confidentiality.
* Must possess excellent teamwork skills.
* Must be flexible with work schedule
Deadline date for applications is October 31st, 2019.
Only suitable applications will be acknowledged.

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