VP, Credit Analysis
- Career Level
- Not Specified
This position offers the unique opportunity to align yourself with a Fortune 500 organization that has a passion for excellence, executes with urgency, and embraces change.
The Credit Analyst works within our Fixed Income Asset Management group and will be responsible for underwriting new leveraged loan and high yield investments and monitoring existing portfolio holdings across a number of industries. Experience within the cable, media and telecommunications sectors is a plus. The analyst should possess a deep understanding of their coverage universe and will work closely with the portfolio management team to identify potential investment opportunities.
Components of this analysis will include: identifying industry trends and their respective impact on existing investments, analyzing the companys financial statements, review of earnings and news releases, capital structure analysis, credit agreement and bond indenture document analysis, and meeting with companys senior management at conferences, bank meetings and road shows. The credit analyst will be responsible for providing written and verbal updates and recommendations on all new and existing portfolio holdings.
Recommending investments for inclusion in the investment portfolio
Assessment of a securitys relative value
Providing industry expertise across a number of different sectors
Reviewing existing portfolio for appropriateness of credit exposures
Communicating credit views
Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience, including experience analyzing high yield and/or leveraged loan investment opportunities and a strong understanding of credit, fixed income, and capital markets
Formal credit training at a buy side or sell side firm
Ability to manage multiple assignments
Excellent communication skills Self-motivation and drive
Ability to work in both a team and autonomous environment
Organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple demands and changing priorities