Associate Analyst 3

Toronto, Canada
Oct 28, 2017
Oct 31, 2017
Job Function
Credit Analysis
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time

As an Associate Analyst 3, your responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting the lead analyst to prepare for Rating Committees and Portfolio Reviews by gathering data, preparing charts and financial models and applying Moody's methodologies
  • Assists in portfolio monitoring including updating performance spread sheets and helping with credit reports and other surveillance publications.
  • Works with a team of analysts on various analytical and statistical projects. In addition, is able to analyze/interpret financial models, as applicable to each line of business.
  • Assists in discussions with issuers/ investors / intermediaries.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with key contacts from various departments in the firm (e.g., press desk, production, financial writers and editors, etc.)


  • Bachelor's degree required in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Business Administration, Actuarial Science, Public Policy, Public Affairs, Engineering, Statistics, or Finance
  • Prefer 1-2 years of relevant work/ internship experience
  • Progress towards completion of CFA Level I or other certificate in accounting finance preferred
  • Experience/interest in working with financial instruments and/or accounting principles e.g., balance sheet, income and cashflow statements, financial modelling
  • Working knowledge of MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and prioritize tasks accordingly
  • Solid verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills a must

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.