Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is comprised of: Fitch Ratings, a global leader in credit ratings and research; Fitch Solutions, an industry-leading provider of credit risk products and services; and Fitch Learning, a preeminent training and professional development firm. With dual headquarters in London and New York, Fitch Group is owned by Hearst.
Fitch complies with all laws governing employment in each jurisdiction in which it operates, and provides equal opportunity to all applicants and employees. All applications will be considered without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, and other status protected by applicable laws.
Fitch Ratings is seeking a Senior Marketing Research Associate for our Structured Credit Business Development group. The position will primarily support the activities of the growing Structured Credit business which resides within Corporate Finance Business Relationship Management team. The position will work closely with the Structured Credit business head in supporting the marketing effort both in new business and existing relationship for that business (internally and externally).
Responsibilities will include fee letters creations, updating market research and data, creating and updating presentations and other marketing materials, coordinating the group's electronic marketing efforts for investors, and ensuring that prospect lists are updated and accurate. The marketing associate will also be responsible to liaise internally with finance and accounting. He/she will support and prepare monthly and quarterly business/investor development reports to highlight the group's activities by obtaining information from both a marketing database and direct feedback from senior members of the team. He/She will liaise with Structured Credit Business/Credit head to ensure we are up to date with prospects/structures/and feedback to clients. The candidate will attend some external outreach/business development meetings upon request.
The successful candidate must possess strong verbal and written communications skills, be extremely organized and detail oriented, and highly proficient in PowerPoint, Excel and Word. In addition, the high-energy, team player must be able to work well independently and meet deadlines in a time-sensitive environment. Knowledge of CLO or structured finance is a plus. Travel will be required depending on business need (10-25%)
Bachelor's degree required, preferably with a degree in business, finance or economics
Self-starter who can understand objectives, work independently and is highly motived.
Ability to analyze and evaluate data demonstrated through strong excel modeling
Great presentation/PowerPoint skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills along with analytical aptitude.
Team oriented, with an ability to effectively build relationships both externally and internally.
High level of focus on work quality and attention to detail.
2-4 years of relevant work experience
Fitch is committed to providing global securities markets with objective, timely, independent and forward-looking credit opinions. To protect Fitch's credibility and reputation, our employees must take every precaution to avoid conflicts of interests or any appearance of a conflict of interest. Should you be successful in the recruitment process at Fitch Ratings you will asked to declare any securities holdings and other potential conflicts for you and your Family Members prior to commencing employment. If you, or your Family Members, have any holdings that may conflict with your work responsibilities, they must be sold before beginning work. In certain roles, employees and their Family Members may be limited to investments in diversified mutual funds only.
For more information about this policy, please visit the code of ethics and conduct page - http://www.fitchratings.com/web/en/dynamic/about-us/code-of-ethics-and-conduct.jsp
Internal Number: 6131189
About Fitch Ratings
eFinancialCareers is a career site specializing in financial services.