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Analyst/Associate- Credit Research Strategist, Global Loans

New York, New York

Job Description:

Description:

The loan strategy group is responsible for generating forecasts and trade ideas for corporate loans globally based on macroeconomic dynamics and bottom-up analysis. The platform is relatively new and fast growing, and offers the rare opportunity to be entrepreneurial within the context of sell-side research. The role requires a mix of traditional research skills such as analytical thinking, attention to detail, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, along with an entrepreneurial mindset of creating new products to set market standards. The candidate should be comfortable with a variety of technical skills such as querying databases, coding and modeling big data. Good communication and presentation skills are a must, as the role involves both internal and external client dialog. In addition, since this is a publishing role, the ability to articulate concepts into short written summaries is required.

Tasks:

  • Publish daily, weekly and monthly research reports on loan corporate credit markets as well as periodic larger thematic pieces.
  • Query, insert and manipulate large amounts of data using SQL.
  • In depth knowledge of Bloomberg, SQL, and Excel is required. Prior experience in handling and modeling big data in Python, Matlab or equivalent languages is a big plus.
  • Regularly interact with internal and external clients to articulate the team’s views and respond to client and sales/trading requests.
  • Follow market news and current events, and display an ability to integrate relevant information into published work on a timely basis.
  • Update files, run models and develop trade ideas based on market dislocations.
  • Present ideas to clients via written work, phone calls and in-person visits/presentations.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline such as Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or Financial Engineering. Masters/MBA/CFA a plus.
  • 0-4 Years of experience preferred
  • SQL, Excel, VBA skills, or prior experience with similar data processing languages is required. Ability to work with big data modeling platforms is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail, and exercising strong quality control over own work.
  • Thrive in a fast paced environment while handling multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Prior experience in fixed income a strong plus.

Job Band:

H6

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Description:

The loan strategy group is responsible for generating forecasts and trade ideas for corporate loans globally based on macroeconomic dynamics and bottom-up analysis. The platform is relatively new and fast growing, and offers the rare opportunity to be entrepreneurial within the context of sell-side research. The role requires a mix of traditional research skills such as analytical thinking, attention to detail, and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, along with an entrepreneurial mindset of creating new products to set market standards. The candidate should be comfortable with a variety of technical skills such as querying databases, coding and modeling big data. Good communication and presentation skills are a must, as the role involves both internal and external client dialog. In addition, since this is a publishing role, the ability to articulate concepts into short written summaries is required.

Tasks:

  • Publish daily, weekly and monthly research reports on loan corporate credit markets as well as periodic larger thematic pieces.
  • Query, insert and manipulate large amounts of data using SQL.
  • In depth knowledge of Bloomberg, SQL, and Excel is required. Prior experience in handling and modeling big data in Python, Matlab or equivalent languages is a big plus.
  • Regularly interact with internal and external clients to articulate the team’s views and respond to client and sales/trading requests.
  • Follow market news and current events, and display an ability to integrate relevant information into published work on a timely basis.
  • Update files, run models and develop trade ideas based on market dislocations.
  • Present ideas to clients via written work, phone calls and in-person visits/presentations.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline such as Finance, Computer Science, Engineering, Statistics, or Financial Engineering. Masters/MBA/CFA a plus.
  • 0-4 Years of experience preferred
  • SQL, Excel, VBA skills, or prior experience with similar data processing languages is required. Ability to work with big data modeling platforms is preferred.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic, attention to detail, and exercising strong quality control over own work.
  • Thrive in a fast paced environment while handling multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Prior experience in fixed income a strong plus.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21046617

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