• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 10 Dec 17

Analyst

Location: New York, NY, USA

Responsibilities:
  • Lead the assignment of new credit ratings of Auto Asset-backed Securities (ABS).
  • Analyze newly issued transactions for the Primary ratings team, present to rating committees, communicate analysis internally and externally, and prepare presale reports. Responsibilities include evaluating credit risk, structures, and quantitative modeling used during the ratings processes.
  • Lead meetings with issuer and investors; conduct operational reviews of servicers and originators
  • Write press release, pre-sale report, industry research and special comments
  • Contribute to methodology projects


Department / Team: SFG

Qualifications:

  • MBA or Master's degree in Finance, Economics or a related field with at least 3 years of experience as Structured Finance analyst or in a related position in financial services industry.
  • Will also accept a Bachelor's degree in above stated or related fields and at least 5 years of progressive, post-baccalaureate experience in structured finance or a related field.
  • Solid knowledge of the financial market and securitizations
  • Excellent communication skills - able to verbally communicate clearly and succinctly
  • Experience in cash flow modeling, Monte Carlo simulations preferred
  • Proficient in MS Office, proficiency in Access, SQL, VBA preferred
  • Strong quantitative aptitude and proven analytical skills
  • Highly organized and efficient, with ability to multi-task and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple competing priorities within deadlines while also complying with internal procedures and best practices as well as existing regulations
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently


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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