Fixed Income Credit Analyst, Green Bonds, London

  • £competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Non-disclosed
  • 11 Jan 18 2018-01-11

Our Client, a boutique Fixed income manager with a specialism in impact investing, is looking for a credit analyst to join their growing team. They want a strong candidate with a broad sector coverage which will include both Investment Grade and some non-investment grade.


  •  The analyst will review and make short reports on weekly and monthly sector and issuer bond performance.
  • Evaluate company-specific and industry level data, and synthesize this information into actionable investment ideas.
  • Evaluate and integrate industry trends
  • Maintain a high quality and consistent work product with respect to financial modelling, analysis of credit / industry trends, written credit reports and credit review presentations to Portfolio Managers.  
  • Face-off to portfolio managers and investment team.


Qualifications & Requirements

  • Minimum 3-5 years experience as a Credit Analyst 
  • Strong interest in Sustainability/Ethical Investing/ESG
  • Ideally an understanding of how ESG factors impact credit analysis 
  • Broad sector exposure - ability to analyse a wide range of issuers and identify the key factors in both corporates and local government institutions
  • Knowledge of cash flow in different sectors
  • Ability to analyse both Financial & Non-Financial Institutions
  • Ability to work under time pressure and provide accurate assessments of creditworthiness to Portfolio Managers  
  • Self-starter and driven
  • Strong Excel skills (for financial modelling, forecasting, data analysis and charting) are necessary.
  • Excellent spoken & written communication skills
  • Degree Educated