Junior Funds Analyst

Kroll Bond Rating Agency, LLC

London, England, United Kingdom, ENG

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
London, England, United Kingdom, ENG, UK
LOCATION
London, England, United Kingdom, ENG
POSTED
30+ days ago

Position Title: Analyst/Senior Analyst
Department: Funds
Location: London

Key Job Requirements:
• Assist with credit research on a variety of funds, closed-end funds, and other investment vehicles.
• Assist with the development of rating and analytical tools such as cash flow and asset coverage models used to evaluate
fund debt structures.
• Assist in the quantitative and qualitative preparation and presentation of internal credit memos and publications.
• Participate in diligence meetings with fund management teams to assess their investment acumen, risk management skills,
and overall ability to develop and successfully execute strategies.
• Develop and maintain complex spreadsheets and databases.
• Ability to leverage and seamlessly collaborate with KBRA experts in other sectors such as project finance, corporate finance,
financial institutions, and structured finance.
• Assist in research for internal and publication purposes.

Key Skills/Experience:
• Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, or Math related fields or any subject that results in strong analytical skills.
• 0-3 years of work experience as a credit analyst with experience in fund lending, investing, or structured finance a
significant plus.
• Ability to work as an integral part of a highly collaborative team and across disciplines in a challenging and dynamic
environment.
• Ability to manage time and resources in a fast-growing company.
• Effective oral and written communications skills.
• Proficiency in Advanced Excel, ability to cash flow model is a significant plus.
• Extremely high attention to detail.
• Proficiency in SQL and VBA for querying databases a strong advantage.
• Successful progression towards CFA a plus.
• Comfortable in a multinational environment.
• Willing and able to travel freely around the EU and UK.
• Flexible with regards to participating in meetings at non-standard hours to meet deliverables.
• Ability to speak multiple languages a plus.

About Us

KBRA is a full service global rating agency whose mission is to set a standard of excellence by providing users of our ratings with
transparent, responsive and timely analysis. KBRA offers market participants an alternative solution by delivering in-depth research
as well as the tools needed to make informed investment decisions. With 400+ employees globally across the United States and
Europe, KBRA is headquartered in New York with additional offices in Pennsylvania, Maryland, London and Dublin. KBRA’s ratings
span the Structured Finance, Public Finance, Financial Institutions, Project Finance, Insurance and Corporate markets, with over
50,000 ratings issued to date

About the Company

Kroll Bond Rating Agency, LLC