VP, Banks / NBFI Rating Analyst
Our client is a Leading International Credit Rating Agency with an established presence in Asia. As part of continued growth, an excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Credit Analyst to join their FIG Team covering Greater China, based in Hong Kong.
Reporting to the Team Head, you will be an experienced team member in the Greater China region, with key focuses on Hong Kong and China across either Banks or NBFI sector. Depending on segment specialization, you will be assigned under Banks or NBFI team, providing in-depth analytical research on public debt issuers in the relevant sectors in Greater China, including analytical reviews on rated issuers as well as publishing high quality research on the market and sector trends. The role will require solid presentation and communication skills as you will present analysis, recommendations, views, rationales and market trends to rating committees, investors, issuers, bankers and media. Working together with the regional teams, you will contribute in raising the company's profile within the credit rating and debt capital markets space.
To qualify, individuals must possess:
- A university degree with minimum 8 years relevant experience in financial analysis and credit analysis / ratings
- Relevant experienced from Equity Research, Fixed Income Analysis, Capital Markets Research, DCM, Corporate Banking, Investment Banking, Regulators and / or Credit Rating Agencies would also be considered
- Strong experience in covering Banks or NBFI; qualified candidates will be shortlisted in accordance to relevant specialization
- Solid skills in financial modelling and report writing
- Familiar with business environment in the Greater China market
- Excellent communication skills with fluency in written and spoken English and Mandarin