• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 21 Aug 17

Associate Analyst 2

Location: New York, NY, USA

The key function of the role is to provide analytical, statistical, research and logistical assistance to credit rating analysts covering healthcare entities.
  • Provide analytical support throughout the rating process by collecting and presenting data and comparative statistics, participating in rating related calls, preparing committee materials and drafting research reports
  • Monitor sector wide industry, fiscal and policy developments as well as credit specific developments and report to the team and designated lead analysts
  • Prepare economic and financial spreadsheets
  • Develop, monitor and maintain analytical and informational databases
  • Participate in internal credit discussions and meetings with external parties, including debt issuers and investors
  • Assist in preparing presentations and in broader sector-wide research commentary
  • Assist managers and rating analysts with ongoing and ad hoc projects
  • Adhere to all applicable codes of conduct, policies, procedures and best practices


Ratings Research and Support

  • Strong academic background - graduate degree or equivalent preferred, although progress toward degree considered
  • Relevant credit research experience is desirable
  • Relevant experience in the financial sector, healthcare , government, banking or consulting would be an advantage
  • Knowledge of accounting and finance principles
  • Excellent quantitative skills
  • Strong MS Office skills: principally Excel (including use of pivot tables, macros), Word, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of Eidos Methode also helpful
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized and efficient
  • Ability to prioritize and to consistently meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to be proactive and exercise initiative
  • Ability to work effectively with and contribute to a large and diverse team

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

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