Moody's Investors Services Inc. Associate Lead Analyst 2 - 19617BR in Chicago, Illinois
This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/7776197 DescriptionJob DescriptionThe Associate Analyst 2 will be a key member of Moody's US Public Finance Ratings team, responsible for analyzing a wide variety of local government credits. Responsibilities include analyzing credit quality using quantitative methods and qualitative judgment, accumulating in-depth knowledge of economic trends and debt practices within the local government sector, and collaborating with teammates and other Public Finance Group associates. This individual should demonstrate strong time management skills and the ability to write high quality credit research. A demonstrated ability to institute analytical and process enhancements is desirable.Requirements Undergraduate degree Minimum of two to three years relevant experience in credit analysis, financial markets, local governments, higher education, housing finance or healthcare finance Fundamental credit skills including both qualitative and quantitative aptitude Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and oral) and research skills Ability to manage multiple priority tasks simultaneously and consistently meet deadlines Strong proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPointPreferred Qualifications: MBA, MPA, MPP or similar degree Background in corporate accounting (preferred), municipal finance, public sector accounting, economics and statistics #L1-RD1Working at Moody'sMoody's (NYSE: MCO) is a global integrated risk assessment firm that empowers organizations to make better decisions. Our data, analytical solutions and insights help decision-makers identify opportunities and manage the risks of doing business with others. We believe that greater transparency, more informed decisions, and fair access to information open the door to shared progress. With over 11,000 employees in more than 40 countries, Moody's combines international presence with local expertise and over a century of experience in financial markets. Learn more at moodys.com.EntityMoody's Investors Service is among the world's most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings and research. Our opinions and analysis on a broad range of credit obligors and obligations are valued around the world for their insight and rigor.EEO PolicyMoody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody's also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.For San Francisco positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. For New York City positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the New York City Fair Chance Act. For all other applicants, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of applicable law.Click here to view our full EEO policy statement. Click here for more information on your EEO rights under the law. Click here to view o ur Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination statement.Securities Trading Policy (STP)Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.