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Graduate Employment Opportunities

Reserve Bank of Australia Internships

The Reserve Bank of Australia seeks applications annually from PhD students who wish to gain valuable experience in a central banking environment.

They are offering three-month internships starting mid 2013: the exact timing is flexible in order to accommodate other commitments. Interns will undertake a research project in the Economic Research Department, Financial Stability Department or Financial Markets Group on an issue of relevance to the RBA.

Salary and Benefits

They will provide:

  • a salary of approximately $A6700 per month;
  • superannuation at a rate of 9% of salary;
  • one return economy airfare from/to your current place of study; and
  • assistance in finding (but not paying for) suitable accommodation for the period of the internship.

To apply you must be an Australian or New Zealand citizen; or have existing residency status in Australia. You must also currently be enrolled and completing the thesis component of a PhD in an internationally recognised academic institution in Australia or overseas. All applicants must have an academic background with a strong focus on macroeconomics or finance. The internships suit people with strong analytical capabilities who are resourceful and creative, and wish to relate their research to practical policy applications.

How to Apply

Applications must be made online and should include a letter of introduction, your CV and a proposal (maximum 250 words) outlining your research project. The project you propose can be directly related to your ongoing thesis work or may be on a separate topic relevant to the RBA.

Applications will open 20 November 2012 and close 20 January 2013.

Further Information and Application Detail
Robert McLean, Graduate Recruitment Coordinator
+61 2 9551 9641

Teach English with a well-established organisation in China, Taiwan or Korea!

Employer: Hess Educational Development Co., Ltd. - English Human Resources Dept
Position title: Teach English with a well-established organisation in China, Taiwan or Korea!
Application close: 21-Dec-2012 Friday
Commences: Various start dates available
Employment type: Full-time
Remuneration/ Pay rate: Competitive monthly salary with bonus and monthly
Location: WuXi City (near Shanghai)

Please view the company's website for a full in-depth job description

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