Analyst - Restructuring and Debt Solutions (R&DS)

M&G Investments

We are not your average financial services firm and our unique culture is just one aspect that makes us stand out from the crowd. We offer a supportive environment that encourages innovation and creativity whilst maintaining a healthy lifestyle balance. You will be joining one of Europe's leading Investment Management firms where you can expect real responsibility and recognition from day one. We are large enough to offer a wide variety of career opportunities, whilst small enough to treat you as an individual and tailor training and development to your specific needs.

Purpose

To provide support on the team's activities in originating and executing deals for funds.

Key Responsibilities

* Providing written and financial analysis and models to support (a) the restructuring of fixed income investments; and (b) investments in private and public debt situations:
- Working with in-house credit analysts and / or external financial and legal advisors to provide analysis.
- Contributing to the analysis, development and implementation of the strategy for managing the restructuring of fixed income investments and / or enforcement of related security.
- Working with in-house credit analysts to develop investment proposals.
* Providing written updates to both internal clients (portfolio managers, credit analysts and management) and external clients.
* Contributing to formal internal credit processes including regular reporting to the Problem Credit Committee.
* Build and maintain relationships with other professionals (both internal and external).
* Working both as a member of a multi-disciplinary team on larger, more complex situations, and independently, with limited supervision on more straight forward situations.

Requirements

  • Strong quantitative and qualitative skills, including significant financial modelling experience.
  • Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail, ability to prioritise, meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Disciplined approach to complying with internal protocols, processes and reporting lines.
  • Team focused person who is looking for experience in the distressed debt market, and who is willing to be flexible about the type and amount of work they are asked to do, to suit the requirements of the team.
  • Admits the limitations of their skills and experience, works within them, and seeks assistance when necessary.

M&G is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our role as an employer is very simple - to provide the right environment for talented people to do their best work, by respecting, understanding and valuing individual differences.

We welcome applications from individuals who have taken an extended career break, and we are willing to consider flexible working arrangements for all of our roles.