JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2022 - July 31, 2022

Congressional Budget Office

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Macroeconomic Analysis Division
Deputy Director of Macroeconomic Analysis

JOE ID Number: 2022-01_111469285
Date Posted: 04/21/2022
Date Inactive: 07/31/2022
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Deputy Director of Macroeconomic Analysis
Section: Full-Time Nonacademic
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
E6 -- Macroeconomic Policy, Macroeconomic Aspects of Public Finance, and General Outlook
E2 -- Consumption, Saving, Production, Investment, Labor Markets, and Informal Economy
Labor markets
International Trade
Inflation and prices
Interest rates
Financial markets
Personal consumption
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Congressional Budget Office seeks a Deputy Director of Macroeconomic Analysis to assist in leading a division that monitors economic conditions, prepares CBO’s economic forecast, conducts analyses of the effects of fiscal policy on the economy and on the federal budget, and works closely with CBO’s Panel of Economic Advisers.

The Deputy Director works closely with the director to manage the portfolio and operations. The primary responsibility is working closely with about 15 analysts to develop sound analytical approaches and methods that result in clear, concise, and well-structured reports. The position requires an advanced degree, and at least 7 years of experience in macroeconomic analysis.

The salary will be competitive with those of Senior Executive Service positions and commensurate with experience, education, and other qualifications. CBO offers excellent benefits and an appealing work environment.

This position will require the employee to come to the office several days a week; on other work days, the employee will be able to telecommute. Employees should live within a commutable distance to attend meetings and for team collaboration.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application URL and Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2022
Application Instructions:
Please submit a cover letter, a résumé, a brief writing sample as a sole author, and contact information for three references online at ensure consideration, you must submit your application by May 13, 2022.

This management position is not covered by the Veterans Employment Opportunities Act, as made applicable by the Congressional Accountability Act, as amended.