IFAC seeks to recruit a Research Assistant

Research Assistant

The Fiscal Council is seeking to recruit for the role of Research Assistant. This position will be attractive to persons with a keen interest in policy and eager to further a career in economics. The position provides an opportunity to work as part of a dynamic team supporting the Council in fulfilling its mandate.

The successful candidate will work mainly with economists in the Secretariat but also directly with highly experienced Council members drawn from academia, think-tanks and international organisations. Dedicated supervision and additional training will be provided. Skills acquired on completion of the term could be applied to PhD research or to roles in the private or public sectors.

A detailed job description and application form can be downloaded here:

Research Assistant Position

Application Form

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter indicating their suitability for the post, together with a completed application form and a detailed CV by email to jobs@fiscalcouncil.ie by no later than Friday 21st April 2017. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.