Associate Analyst 3 - New York - 9448BR

Individual will provide support to oil and gas industry analysts and be based in New York

As an Associate Analyst 3, your responsibilities will include:

• Independently prepares for Rating Committees and Portfolio Reviews by gathering data, preparing charts and financial models and applying Moody’s methodologies

• Prepares rating recommendations and formulates appropriate solutions to credit issues

• Prepares presentations for issuer meetings.

• Works with a team of analysts on various analytical and statistical projects. In addition, is able to develop complex financial models, as applicable to each line of business

• Responsible for discussions with investors / intermediaries for credits, where assigned as the shadow analyst

• Builds and maintains relationships with key contacts from various departments in the firm (e.g., press desk, production, financial writers and editors, etc.)

• Serves as a "go to" person for managers regarding involvement in special projects while concurrently maintaining high performance in core responsibilities


• BA required in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Business Administration, Actuarial Science, Public Policy, Public Affairs, Engineering, Statistics, or Finance

• Prefer 1-2 years of relevant work/ internship experience

• Progress towards completion of CFA Level I or other certificate in accounting finance preferred.

• Experience working with complex financial instruments and/or accounting principles e.g., accounting for derivatives financial instruments

• Ability to lead complex financial discussions in front of a sophisticated audience

• Working knowledge of MS Excel and PowerPoint

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

• Solid verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills a must

* This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship by Moody’s

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 $3.3 billion in 2014, employs approximately 9,900 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 33 countries. Further information is available at
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 or any other characteristic protected by law. For San Francisco positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and, for all other applicants, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of applicable law.
MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.