Asst Dir - Business Development - New York - 16768BR

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 $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at
Moody’s Analytics provides financial intelligence and analytical tools supporting our clients’ growth, efficiency and risk management objectives. The combination of our unparalleled expertise in risk, expansive information resources, and innovative application of technology, helps today’s business leaders confidently navigate an evolving marketplace.


Moody’s Analytics Accelerator (MAA)

Job Description

Moody’s Analytics Accelerator (MAA) is looking for an entrepreneurial team player to help develop a machine learning focused line of products. MAA is an innovation focused team at Moody’s Analytics working on fostering an entrepreneurial culture at Moody’s, adoption of new technologies and tools and working with the Fintech community to bring new products and concepts to the Moody’s Analytics product portfolio. The QUIQ initiative is organized as a multifunctional team working together to test machine learning concepts and develop new products working with several Moody’s Analytics business lines and Fintech partners. Our team is looking for a business development expert that will take our ideas and early stage products to new and existing Moody’s Analytics customers. We are looking to collect market feedback on concepts, test products and sell into early adopters. The team will work closely with Sales, Sales Operations and Customer Success to establish our products in Moody’s Analytics. Working with our customers we seek to learn, iterate rapidly and successfully deliver new products and solutions to make Moody’s Analytics a name in financial technology.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited, to:
  • Drive business development initiatives for new products.
  • Identify key opportunities for institutions that have automation needs, and drive engagement with those institutions.
  • Execute the strategic business development plans while working with key internal stakeholders (e.g. sales teams, partners, marketing, support, etc.).
  • Prepare and give business reviews to the product management and engineering team regarding progress and roadblocks to establishing new client engagements.
  • Serve as the primary eyes and ears to the commercial banking community on behalf of the Moody’s Analytics Accelerator.
  • Handle a high volume of engagements and the fast pace of customer demand.
  • Conduct client facing workshops globally both in person and virtually as needed.
  • Speak and represent the Moody’s Analytics Accelerator Products at industry events and conferences.
  • 25%-50% Travel


  • 3+ years of experience in the financial technology industry
  • Relevant business level technical knowledge is required, such as: Cloud/AWS, API, and micro service based products, commercial lending and loan origination familiarity.
  • Business acumen, with a demonstrated track record of driving emerging/disruptive technologies
  • Presentation and writing skills with the ability to articulate complex concepts to cross-functional audiences.
  • Must be results-oriented and have a proven ability to get things done through people, including those not under direct management.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a collaborative team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to track multiple programs concurrently and to report progress in an executive level dashboard to senior management
  • Strong analytical skills, and demonstrated ability to turn detailed data analysis into useful strategic insight in order to drive customer adoption and make appropriate recommendations to the business
  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree. MBA, nice to have.
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