Municipal Fixed Income Impact Credit Analyst

Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Salary dependent on experience and negotiable
Feb 22, 2018
Mar 24, 2018
CFA Charterholder
Employment Type
Full Time

What You’ll Do

  • Responsible for fundamental research and identification of demonstrably positive impact financings of investment grade municipal issuers.
  • Source mission-focussed investment recommendations to enhance value for customized SMA mandates and funds.
  • Monitor and evaluate market, sector and issuer-specific developments to support investment recommendations.
  • Interpret economic, market and policy developments and their impact on existing and potential holdings.
  • Proactive presentation, both verbally and written, of ongoing sector or credit developments.
  • Responsible for the creation and maintenance of fundamental and Impact driven internal ratings for each credit.
  • Form and maintain strong relationships with Portfolio Managers, Traders, Data Scientist, and Engineers to automate front office activity, and all stages of the investment process.


  • At least 5 years as a credit analyst, preferably in municipal credit. Broad sector experience preferred.
  • Undergraduate degree in business administration, engineering, economics, finance or similar. Master’s degree a plus.
  • CFA and/or FRM a plus.
  • Flexible, adaptable, creative in a fast-paced work environment.
  • Differentiated skill in understanding and leveraging technology in the research process.
  • Ability to communicate concisely clients ranging from high net worth and institutional.
  • Experience with asset management and understanding of valuation and portfolio construction.
  • Experience implementing ESG factors into the investment process.  Deep understanding of the merits of Impact investing a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral with willingness and ability to communicate and publish content.
  • Skills in reviewing, monitoring, and developing internal governing procedures and policies.
  • A broad and deep network of public finance industry contacts.
  • Experienced enough to know how the municipal industry operates today, but with a strong desire to make it more efficient and transparent in the future.
  • Humble, hungry, and curious to the core.