The AVP-Analyst will be responsible for assigning and maintaining credit ratings and conducting fundamental research on a portfolio of companies in the healthcare sector. The candidate will analyze all aspects of a company’s credit risk in order to recommend initial rating assignments as well as changes to ratings and outlooks to the Rating Committee, as appropriate. The analyst will publish credit opinions on individual companies and industry outlooks on the covered sectors. In addition, the analyst will be expected to publish high quality research on key developments that can impact credit ratings of the sectors. As part of the duties, the analyst will maintain professional relationships with intermediaries, issuers, and investors, including conducting outreach activities with investors. The responsibilities also include public speaking presentations when requested, as well as engaging with the business media when required.
Corporate Finance Group
Bachelor’s degreerequired and Master’s degreepreferred. Ten (10) years + experience in credit analysis, with preference for the healthcare sector. Desired skills include: Extensive knowledge of credit analysis; Experience in assessing complex corporate and capital structures; Demonstrated ability to understand complex legal documents; Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with senior level executives (Treasurer, CFO, CEO) and to manage relationships with issuers, investors and intermediaries; Strong writing skills in order to prepare publication quality analysis that supports analytical judgment. Strong presentation and public speaking skills are desirable.