We are seeking a Research Assistant

The Fiscal Council is seeking to recruit a Research Assistant. The position will be attractive to those interested in policy and eager to pursue a career in economics.

The successful candidate will primarily work as part of a dynamic team, mainly Economists, supporting the Council. They will also work directly with highly experienced Council members who are drawn from academia, think-tanks and international bodies.

Dedicated supervision and training will be provided. Skills acquired on completion of the term could be applied to PhD research or public or private sector roles.

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 admin@fiscalcouncil.ie by no later than Sunday 3rd November 2019. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.