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Analyst/ Associate- Credit Research, HG Consumer & Retail

New York, New York

Job Description:

The Global Credit Research organization supports BofA Securities’ institutional sales and trading teams and their clients by providing insightful, objective, action-oriented analysis and recommendations designed to enable more informed investment decisions. Research Analysts are responsible for financial modeling/analysis, conducting primary research, writing detailed company & industry outlooks, engaging with corporate management teams and capital markets personnel, and servicing institutional clients. We are looking for a motivated and hardworking analyst/associate with strong attention to detail and writing skills to support the Consumer & Retail team covering investment grade and crossover credits (corporate bonds and credit default swaps).

Sample responsibilities include:

  • Assembling historical financial models using SEC filings, press releases, and company conference calls
  • Conducting financial & qualitative analysis on companies and their industry to support the investment thesis
  • Learning fundamentals of industries and covered companies, staying on top of news flow and researching sector trends that may impact company/sector recommendations
  • Writing short notes and lengthy reports on industries, company events & earnings, and/or trading and capital markets activity; written component may be as frequent as daily
  • Initiating and building relationships with internal and external clients, communicating frequently with trading counterparts, and developing a network of contacts among companies and industries covered

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required, progress toward or CFA charterholder a plus
  • Finance, accounting and valuation coursework and/or work experience
  • Strong financial modeling skills - ability to create and maintain financial models
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills; ability to exercise strong quality control over their own and the team's deliverables
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment and to prioritize competing demands
  • Candidates must demonstrate a combination of academic aptitude, quantitative skills, professionalism, strategic and creative thinking, and distinguished written and verbal communications skills
  • Client service-oriented; outgoing with strong personal presence
  • Strong team and collaboration skills; able to operate effectively remotely when necessary
  • A passion and interest in the capital markets, and ability to learn and use a wide range of market data sources
  • Intellectual curiosity required for success in research
  • Highly motivated with a drive to succeed
  • Good judgment, common and business sense

Job Band:

H6

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

The Global Credit Research organization supports BofA Securities’ institutional sales and trading teams and their clients by providing insightful, objective, action-oriented analysis and recommendations designed to enable more informed investment decisions. Research Analysts are responsible for financial modeling/analysis, conducting primary research, writing detailed company & industry outlooks, engaging with corporate management teams and capital markets personnel, and servicing institutional clients. We are looking for a motivated and hardworking analyst/associate with strong attention to detail and writing skills to support the Consumer & Retail team covering investment grade and crossover credits (corporate bonds and credit default swaps).

Sample responsibilities include:

  • Assembling historical financial models using SEC filings, press releases, and company conference calls
  • Conducting financial & qualitative analysis on companies and their industry to support the investment thesis
  • Learning fundamentals of industries and covered companies, staying on top of news flow and researching sector trends that may impact company/sector recommendations
  • Writing short notes and lengthy reports on industries, company events & earnings, and/or trading and capital markets activity; written component may be as frequent as daily
  • Initiating and building relationships with internal and external clients, communicating frequently with trading counterparts, and developing a network of contacts among companies and industries covered

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required, progress toward or CFA charterholder a plus
  • Finance, accounting and valuation coursework and/or work experience
  • Strong financial modeling skills - ability to create and maintain financial models
  • Strong attention to detail and organization skills; ability to exercise strong quality control over their own and the team's deliverables
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, time-sensitive environment and to prioritize competing demands
  • Candidates must demonstrate a combination of academic aptitude, quantitative skills, professionalism, strategic and creative thinking, and distinguished written and verbal communications skills
  • Client service-oriented; outgoing with strong personal presence
  • Strong team and collaboration skills; able to operate effectively remotely when necessary
  • A passion and interest in the capital markets, and ability to learn and use a wide range of market data sources
  • Intellectual curiosity required for success in research
  • Highly motivated with a drive to succeed
  • Good judgment, common and business sense

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21041129

Band: H6

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jessica Jonas

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
ONE BRYANT PARK, NY, New York, 10036