Employment and grants

Grants, research studies and funding from the Banco de España

The Banco de España, as a centre for internships and the promotion of economic research, has started a number of programmes to encourage the presence and participation of researchers at the Bank.

The offers aimed at graduates include both aid for conducting research projects and internships as "Research Assistants" for young graduates in support of the economic research undertaken at Banco de España, working under the leadership of other researchers responsible for the research.

In addition, for specialists with vast experience in the world of academics and research, there are both programmes for conducting research work for the Bank and collaboration opportunities for experts and specialists in support of the research underway in the different Bank Departments.

This section also includes the grants that Banco de España offers further studies abroad and in Spain, aimed at university graduates and students in the final year of their degree.

Recruitment processes of the Banco de España are conducted in Spanish.

With submission deadline open

Economic policy researchers

    Economic analysis and research are essential functions of the Bank of Spain to enhance its role as a national central bank and as a member of the Eurosystem.   The researchers´ team from the Bank of Spain is made up of high international prestige economists and offers a unique space where to develop cutting-edge research of quality and impact on society, oriented towards policies, the production of reports and publications in top quality journals.   Therefore, we seek to hire experienced or recent graduates, Ph.D.s in economics, finance or related fields, for our headquarters in Madrid. The required profiles must have skills or knowledge with special focus in macroeconomics, applied finance, monetary policy, macroprudencial policy, environmental economics, applied econometrics, household finance and international trade. Good command of written and spoken Spanish will be highly valued. The Bank of Spain offers an excellent work and research environment, an attractive benefits package and the opportunity to collaborate with a team of committed and highly qualified professionals, as well as participate in international work teams. (https://www.bde.es/investigador/en/)   Applicants must send CV, a sample of a recent research and, at least, three recommendation letters through the offer of the Bank of Spain on:       -Econjobmarket: https://econjobmarket.org/positions/5958     before November 15th, 2019.     For further information applicants could contact with Bank of Spain through rho.investigacion-becas@bde.es      The temporary employment relationship would begin when the selected candidates have the necessary permits to reside and work in Spain. For this purpose, before taking possession, they must solve on their own all those procedures that, in each circumstance and in accordance with the particular conditions that concur in the interested parties, are necessary for the performance in the Spanish territory of the professional tasks that are the object of this process. Candidates who are pursuing the doctorate may be admitted to the process, however, the selected candidates must be in possession of the PhD degree on the date of their incorporation, this being an essential condition for formalizing the contract.   (Announcement de 20 de septiembre)

Deadline: 15 November 2019

With submission deadline closed

Economic policy researchers

The Banco de España, the Spanish central bank, is interested in hiring experienced or newly qualified Ph.D.s in economics or related fields for its headquarters in Madrid. The Bank is interested in individuals with strong modeling and empirical skills with special interest in the areas of applied finance, applied macroeconomics and international trade. The main tasks of the potential candidates would be to conduct high-quality policy-oriented research, to produce reports for the Bank’s senior management and to write for the Bank’s publications. Applicants would be expected to travel and participate in meetings organised by international institutions.   Fixed-term full-time contracts could be offered depending on the project. A sound command of written and spoken Spanish will be highly valued. The Banco de España provides an excellent working and research environment. Salary and benefits are competitive.   Applicants should e-mail a CV to rho.investigacion-becas@bde.es , a sample of recent research and at least three references to the Recruitment Division by 27 November 2017. Alternatively, the letters of reference may be sent by ordinary mail to the following address:  (Divisón de Selección. Calle Alcalá 48, 28014 – Madrid).

Deadline: 21 November 2018

Economic policy researchers

The Banco de España, the Spanish central bank, is interested in hiring experienced or newly qualified Ph.D.s in economics or related fields for its headquarters in Madrid. The Bank is interested in individuals with strong modeling and empirical skills with special interest in the areas of applied finance, applied macroeconomics and international trade. The main tasks of the potential candidates would be to conduct high-quality policy-oriented research, to produce reports for the Bank’s senior management and to write for the Bank’s publications. Applicants would be expected to travel and participate in meetings organised by international institutions.   Fixed-term full-time contracts could be offered depending on the project. A sound command of written and spoken Spanish will be highly valued. The Banco de España provides an excellent working and research environment. Salary and benefits are competitive.   Applicants should e-mail a CV to rho.investigacion-becas@bde.es , a sample of recent research and at least three references to the Recruitment Division by 27 November 2017. Alternatively, the letters of reference may be sent by ordinary mail to the following address:  (Divisón de Selección. Calle Alcalá 48, 28014 – Madrid).

Deadline: 27 November 2017

Ayudantes de investigación 2019

PROCESO SELECTIVO PARA LA CREACIÓN DE UNA BOLSA DE EMPLEO TEMPORAL PARA LA COBERTURA DE PLAZAS DE AYUDANTE DE INVESTIGACIÓN, MEDIANTE CONTRATO EN PRÁCTICAS 2019 (Announcement de 18 de enero)

Actualizado a 25/04/2019

Fecha límite: 28 de febrero de 2019

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2019-2020

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2019-2020                                 El formulario una vez cumplimentado debe de enviarse a la dirección: fomulario.temporal@bde.es      (Anuncio 2019B02, de 9 de enero)

Actualizado a 05/04/2019

Fecha límite: 21 de febrero de 2019

Ayudantes de investigación

Proceso selectivo para la creación de una bolsa de empleo temporal para la cobertura de plazas de ayudante de investigación, mediante contrato en prácticas 2018 (Anuncio 2018T01, de 19 de enero)

Actualizado a 19/06/2018

Fecha límite: 28 de febrero de 2018

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2018-2019

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2018-2019                                 El formulario una vez cumplimentado debe de enviarse a la dirección: fomulario.temporal@bde.es      (Anuncio 2017B51, de 22 de diciembre)

Actualizado a 22/05/2018

Fecha límite: 21 de febrero de 2018

Trabajos de investigación

(Announcement 2017A04, de 25 January)

Actualizado a 31/05/2017

Deadline: 7 March 2017

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2017-2018

Convocatoria de cinco becas para la ampliación de estudios. Curso 2017-2018.    (Anuncio 2016B44, de 13 de diciembre)

Actualizado a 16/03/2017

Fecha límite: 15 de febrero de 2017

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