Ratings Analyst, Cross Analytic Practice Expertise - U.S. Public Finance
Location: Centennial, Colorado
Internal Number: 272259
The Role: Ratings Analyst, Cross Analytic Practice Expertise - U.S. Public Finance
The Team: The CAPE team is a fun group of smart and engaging analysts. We view work as a chance to be challenged and excited while balancing the broader needs of US Public Finance. We have a strong culture of analytical excellence, engagement, curiosity, and customer service in a supportive and collegial environment. You will work collaboratively with a national team of analysts on multiple sectors. You will join a professional team of analysts that maintains a strong culture of analytical excellence and customer service in a supportive and collegial environment.
The Impact : US Public Finance is an important sector of the capital markets and is a key funding source and growth driver for many areas of the economy. If you are interested in helping to facilitate this growth while challenging yourself in a fast-paced environment, this is the right position for you. This position will give a successful candidate the opportunity to contribute to a strong talent development culture that values integrated and high-impact analysis, service excellence, diversity, and empowerment. What's in it for you: This position is an entry level position with expectations for upward mobility. It offers the opportunity to work in a collegial culture with great potential for professional development and career growth. Advancement will be available to those who show a strong aptitude and embrace the municipal sector. While overall career development will depend on individual performance and company need, this is an opportunity for your skills and hard work to move you forward.
Responsibilities: This position is key to maintaining our market relevance and meeting our transaction requirements. Responsibilities include: * Conducting research and preparing documents and presentations for rating committees; * Attending ratings committee meetings with senior analysts as assigned; * Demonstrating strong knowledge of ratings criteria and financial statement analysis; * Assisting in the collection and analysis of data on special projects; * Managing and processing large data sets; and * Working with analysts to publish periodic thought leadership articles.
What We're Looking For: Basic Qualifications: * BS, BA in finance, accounting, economics, government/public policy, or similar field required * One to two years of work experience * A demonstrated interest in municipal enterprises and how they work * Strong work ethic and ability to work well both independently and as part a team * Strong ability to work with financial models and data, including cash flow and credit models. * Strong communication skills and ability to interact confidently with clients * Strong proficiency with MS Word, Excel and PowerPoint; knowledge of programming languages and data analytics a plus * Ability to learn in both formal training and on-the-job settings * Ability to thrive in a deadline-driven environment * Ability to be highly organized, detail-oriented, and juggle multiple priorities at once
US Location: Chicago, IL / Dallas, TX / Centennial, CO | Boston, MA Canadian Location: Toronto, ON This role is limited to persons with indefinite right to work in the United States or Canada.
(This role is not open to remote only)
Grade/Level ( relevant for internal applicants only ): 9
Compensation/Benefits Information (US Applicants Only):
S&P Global states that the anticipated base salary range for this position is $45,000 to $80,000. Base salary ranges may vary by geographic location.
About Company Statement: S&P Global delivers essential intelligence that powers decision making. We provide the world's leading organizations with the right data, connected technologies and expertise they need to move ahead. As part of our team, you'll help solve complex challenges that equip businesses, governments, and individuals with the knowledge to adapt to a changing economic landscape.
S&P Global Ratings offers critical insights for credit, risk and sustainable finance solutions that are essential to translating complexity into clarity, so market participants can uncover opportunities.
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
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