Associate Director, Structured Finance, Sydney

Lakemba, New South Wales, au
Company: Fitch Solutions
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-06-12 06:09:09


  • To rate structured finance transactions, as a lead analyst, in an accurate and timely manner;
  • Strong credit focus, ability to think broadly and apply solid credit principles as well as Fitch criteria to existing and new issuers/asset classes;
  • Ability to run, interpret and amend excel models, check other analyst’s model runs for accuracy and reasonableness;
  • Interpret legal documentation;
  • Manage the operational aspects of the team and coordinate the work of other analysts and drive the meeting of deadlines;
  • Write research – both transaction-specific and market-wide;
  • Manage queries and communicate effectively with external transaction parties;
  • Manage completion of adhoc projects and issues and ensure timely completion;
  • Mentor junior analysts;
  • Speak at external/internal conferences.
  • Experience:

  •  Experienced structured finance professional with 6- 8 years’ experience.
  • Previous credit experience a plus.
  • Previous mentoring experience - to mentor junior analysts.
  • Qualifications & Skills:

  • Business/finance/commerce/mathematics degree qualified
  • Strong quantitative and excel skills
  • Must be a critical thinker and an effective communicator, both verbally and in writing
  • Ability to present, explain ideas and analysis succinctly and effectively and to explain complex concepts simply
  • Attention to detail is a must as well as being able to view the big picture
  • Organisation, time management and project management skills - ability to juggle and prioritise many competing deadlines – both internal and external
  • Initiate and drive deadlines with minimum supervision
  • Enjoy working as part of a team as well as individually
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