Municipal Research Analyst

Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Salary based upon experience
Jun 06, 2019
Jul 06, 2019
Job Function
Credit Analysis
Industry Sector
Asset Management
Employment Type
Full Time


The Municipal Research Analyst will be responsible for comprehensive credit analysis in all sectors of the investment grade municipal market. 


  • Review primary and secondary market offerings to determine credit quality with accompanying detailed written and spreadsheet analysis.
  • Perform ongoing surveillance on current holdings.
  • Monitor credit and sector trends for existing holdings.
  • Make relative value decisions based on knowledge of the market.
  • Improve municipal strategy total return by making effective investment recommendations.
  • Clear oral and written presentation skills
  • Discuss credit risk and attributes with portfolio managers.
  • Work with traders to optimize execution of trades.
  • Participate in team special projects and contribute to enhancements of the research process and proprietary database


  • 4-8 years municipal bond credit analysis
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • CFA preferred
  • Experience with healthcare, transportation and state credits preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and Bloomberg
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Strong communication skills
  • Capable of working in self-directed manner as well as a team player