Credit Research - Energy Vice President

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 15 Dec 18

Credit Research - Energy Vice President

Description
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

Research
Morgan Stanley Investment Research is uniquely committed to being an essential part of our clients' investment process. We strive to be the sell-side research provider that best understands the buy side. Through relevant and timely conversations with leading investors, we focus resources on risk-reward essentials: identifying the investor debates, assessing the potential outcomes, and uncovering the evidence our clients need to validate their investment decisions. Our equity analysts cover some 2,900 stocks; our economists, strategists and fixed income analysts cover all major regions and other asset classes around the globe.

The firm is searching for an experienced Vice President to join our single name Credit Research team covering the Energy sector.

The primary responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Creating and maintaining credit models including analysis of financials, capital and organizational structures, etc.
- Publishing comprehensive coverage launch, including specific Investment Grade and High Yield Credit trade recommendations for the most relevant and topical companies in the sector.
- Keeping abreast of industry-related news and analyzing the implications of news/industry developments to companies under coverage.
- Interacting with institutional investor clients as Morgan Stanley IG, HY and Private Wealth Management salesforces.
- Developing and maintaining relationships with investor relations and management team of companies under coverage.
- Conducting industry due diligence and primary research through surveys, expert conference calls, and channel checks.
- Assisting internal sales and trading teams in the timely analysis of breaking news in the sector.

Qualifications:

Skills Required:
- 5 years of credit sector-specific experience.
- Knowledge of and experience with the energy industry.
- Desire and passion to build a credit research franchise.
- Advanced Excel proficiency - building and maintaining financial models, etc.
- Professional writing experience - crafting equity research notes, developing industry reports, etc.
- Communicate clearly and concisely with clients and effectively deliver presentations.
- Candidates are expected to be adaptable, work well under pressure, and show persistence and resilience.