Director / Leveraged Finance - Frankfurt or Paris

Employer
PDJ Search
Location
Paris, France
Salary
90-100
Posted
Apr 11, 2018
Closes
Apr 21, 2018
Job Function
Credit Analysis
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing insightful credit analysis, ensuring ratings accuracy and responding to investor inquiries. This opportunity involves developing an in-depth knowledge of the assigned companies and sectors and writing thought-leading research. As part of the rating process you will manage effective interaction with investors and issuers alike.  

Responsibilities:

  • Perform and present at commitees in-depth fundamental credit analysis effectively and comprehensively on a regular basis on issuers in a portfolio of corporate entities 
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the assigned sector 
  • Build and maintain high quality relationships with the Senior Management at some of the rated companies 
  • Write in-depth, high quality, insightful and focused research 
  • Develop the company franchise through intermediary visibility initiatives (e.g. investor one on one discussions, conference participation, media interviews)

Requirements:

  • Relevant credit/risk assessment experience including financial analysis experience, cash flow analysis and cash flow based lending techniques gained from a financial institution or audit firm
  • Strong knowledge and experience of corporate investment grade and high yield debt markets and an understanding of the key issues affecting these markets/the main players and key industry drivers
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Strong understanding of loan/bond and other associated documentation
  • Strong quantitative aptitude including a robust understanding of accounting standards and proven analytical skills
  • Strong academic background at least equivalent to MSc in relevant areas 
  • CIMA/ACCA/CFA professional qualification would be highly beneficial
  • Highly organised and efficient, with ability to multi-task and able to meet tight deadlines
  • Fluency in English and German (Frankfurt) OR French (Paris) is essential
  • Willingness to travel across the EMEA region

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