Credit Rating Intern (6-month contract) - Tokyo - 18540BR

Moody's (NYSE: MCO) is a global integrated risk assessment firm that empowers organizations to make better decisions. Our data, analytical solutions and insights help decision-makers identify opportunities and manage the risks of doing business with others. We believe that greater transparency, more informed decisions, and fair access to information open the door to shared progress. With over 11,000 employees in more than 40 countries, Moody's combines international presence with local expertise and over a century of experience in financial markets. Learn more at moodys.com.
Moody’s Investors Service is among the world’s most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings and research. Our opinions and analysis on a broad range of credit obligors and obligations are valued around the world for their insight and rigor. At MIS, our workplace culture supports our mission to be the Agency of Choice for our customers, employees and future employees. Our Culture focuses on Excellence and embodies behavioral qualities such as Integrity, Responsiveness, Collaboration, Respect and Passion. Our people are our core asset and we look beyond outcomes to ensure that behaviors and interactions matter.

Department

Ratings and Research Support

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Job Description

  • Assists with the delivery of various ratings projects through such tasks as gathering and collating data, preparation of data series and creative charting

  • Works on various analytical and statistical assignments including preparing financial spreadsheets and undertaking financial modelling, which leads to first drafts of analytical summaries of quantitative and qualitative information

  • Responsible for drafting meeting minutes as required, tags and prepares items for follow-up and proactively coordinates internally for resolution of outstanding issues. Schedules follow-up meetings and tracks completeness

  • Attends project and other relevant meetings as an observer

  • Monitors relevant news and appropriately flags relevant items / developments

  • Proactively completes administrative tasks such as but not limited to preparation of materials for project meetings, other internal and/or external meetings

  • Japanese translation and review translation of English reports

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree / MBA student. Ideally has started or completed CFA Level 1

  • Good accounting background (e.g., coursework and / or relevant work experience in accounting)

  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of MS Excel, PowerPoint, Bloomberg

  • Solid verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills a must

  • Ability to adapt to a changing environment and prioritize tasks accordingly

  • Fluent in Japanese and English

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.