Ratings Analyst, Infrastructure Ratings

Employer
S&P Global
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
May 13, 2021
Closes
May 27, 2021
Ref
10982304
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Rating Analyst, Infrastructure Ratings

The Role: You will act as a subject matter expertise in the corporate sectors. You will actively participate in rating committees and assure the integrity of the rating process. This role will undertake credit analysis on companies and assume sector responsibility for the South East Asia region. You will not only perform analytical work and write reports, but also demonstrate your analytical insight to internal and external audiences in an international working environment.

The Impact: You will analyze original, non-routine and complex situations in a timely, orderly and insightful manner. Developing and maintaining a deep understanding of industry trends and issues.

The Career Opportunity: This is a great opportunity for experienced professionals within the financial industry to lead criteria and analytical projects, participating in determining department strategies and priorities.

The Team / The Business: You will be part of a global and multicultural team.

Your Skills: Bachelor degree is required, or CFA is preferable. You must have a good understanding of financial markets, business environment and relevant regulations in South East Asia.

Our Hiring Manager says: "I'm looking for the kind of person who has significant experience within the financial industry. You will play a key role within the Analytical team assisting resolving client's needs and assess client's quarterly financial projections and business plan."

Responsibilities:
  • Take direct responsibility as primary analyst to manage a portfolio of credits
  • Attend meetings and interact with senior management of corporations to obtain information upon which to base credit rating decisions
  • Actively participate and be engaged in rating committees. Present findings and your rationale to the rating committee
  • Support business growth and franchise - as a spokesman (via media, seminars or our own media platform) for corporate and infrastructure analytics and will need to work with the Commercial team in explaining analytics for outreach activities
  • External communication and outreach and develop effective relationships with issuers, intermediaries and investors
  • Actively participate in regional and global analytical work groups to maintain and enhance our analytical industry expertise
  • Share knowledge/ participate in initiatives to improve group operations (through sharing analytical expertise, coaching to more junior staff, project work)
  • Cooperate with non-analytical staff to ensure that the process dimension of the analytical process is properly executed
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree holder of Finance, Economics, Accounting or a related subject
  • Holder of CFA Designation is preferable
  • Relevant work experience in the financial services industry as a credit analyst, equity research or a relevant industry sector
  • Has good knowledge of the overall global fixed income market and deep understanding of the corporate industry (natural resources, property, commodities or TMT sector)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin
  • Solid analytical capability, team player and has good time management skills
  • Able to multi-task and meet projects with a tight time frame
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines in a fast-changing, global and regulated environment
  • Willingness to travel, sometimes at short notice
S&P Global Ratings
S&P Global Ratings is the world's leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our
ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate
market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1
million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and
structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market
built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our
opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent
information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.
S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential
intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with
confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/ratings.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military
veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law.

Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.
If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please
send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded
to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only:
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Last Updated April 2021

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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), RATNGS202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 261694
Posted On: 2021-05-10
Location: Singapore, Singapore
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