Student Intern – 4-6 months - Moscow - 15195BR

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 $4.2 billion in 2017, employs approximately 11,900 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 41 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
The Ratings & Research Support department is responsible for producing analytical inputs in support of Moody’s Ratings and Research (R&R) function. In addition, this department will provide support for surveillance requirements and partner with R&R to provide the necessary support for issuer and investor interactions.

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Moody’s are offering a student (either undergraduate or postgraduate) currently enrolled in a relevant course of study to spend 6 months learning from the specialist Corporate Finance team supporting the CIS/CEE region. The Student Intern will have the opportunity to apply theoretical learning acquired from their academic study, practically in the workplace and to develop skills that will support the a future career in financial analysis.

At Moody’s you will work in an environment that provides immediate challenges, encourages curiosity and initiative, and gives you the opportunity to get an in-depth insight into the workings of a ratings agency. You will have the opportunity to support Analysts in the rating process, including formulating ratios, preparing spreadsheets, comparative statistics and working on special projects as and when needed.

In addition to on the job training and mentoring, Moody’s provides formal credit training. This will give you the opportunity to further hone your critical thinking and increase your analytical capabilities. You will not only find a collegial work environment but also an emphasis on diligence and independent judgment. Moody’s offers a challenging but friendly working environment where professionalism and integrity are considered key values.

Qualifications

Required

Qualifications:

  • Currently studying towards an undergraduate or postgraduate degree (or equivalent) in Banking, Finance & Accounting, Economics or Maths
  • Quantitative aptitude and analytical skills
  • Good communication skills – able to communicate clearly and succinctly, both verbally and in writing

  • Well developed IT skills including advanced Microsoft Office, especially Excel knowledge

  • Able to work to tight deadlines and manage own workflow/priorities accordingly

  • Sound judgment – able to form and present findings

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Able to question received information

  • Able to work using own initiative

  • Fluency in English and the local language is essential.

Preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

Financial research capabilities
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, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.