Credit Analyst - Investment Grade
Job Details
Los Angeles, CA - Los Angeles, CA
Full Time

The Investment Grade Credit Analyst will perform fundamental credit analysis. The analyst will support the investment decision-making process of the Investment Grade portfolio managers within the Global Developed Credit Group through the analysis, recommendation and monitoring of investment grade bonds.


Job Functions

  • Perform detailed fundamental credit analysis and assess relative value within assigned industries to identify attractive primary and secondary investments.
  • Develop investment recommendations and proactively communicate investment ideas by initiating discussions with portfolio managers and participating in group meetings.
  • Create and maintain financial models and credit memos, actively engage with sell-side and buy-side market participants, and conduct diligence calls with management teams and expert consultants.
  • Regularly present research and investments recommendations to the Credit Committee and communicate credit updates to investment team.
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • MBA and/or CFA designation preferred
  • 5+ years of experience analyzing investment grade corporate bonds
  • Existing relationship network with both sell-side and buy-side
  • Sound accounting knowledge and strong financial modeling skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team orientation
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong integrity and professionalism