Corporate Ratings Analyst, Senior Director
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH101029
Location: Hong Kong
Sector: Finance, Invest Banking & Corporate Finance (M&A / IPOs), Utilities
Date posted: 01/02/2017
An excellent opportunity to be an integral member of a growing team in Hong Kong.
This analytical position will be a primary rating analyst role with a focus on corporate within the Rating Department.
The Senior Director will be a lead rating analyst within the Rating/Research Department, one of the leading SFC-licensed international credit rating agencies, based in Hong Kong. Reporting to the Chief Rating Officer of the agency, this newly-created position is to lead corporate rating methodology development and generate quality credit rating report related to a portfolio of corporate issuers with primary responsibility for the issuance, monitoring and quality of their credit ratings. Other responsibilities include participating in the credit rating committee to ensure that rating process complies with regulatory requirement and developing the firm's credit rating franchise through speaking engagements in conferences, investor briefings, teleconferences, webinars and other events as well as building and maintaining relationship with executives/stakeholders in the credit market, which includes issuers, investors, and intermediaries.
An ideal candidate will possess at least 8 year of experience in credit ratings/research with a focus on corporate at a reputable financial institution or a rating agency, and strong knowledge of China's political and financial systems, preferably with MBA, MS in Finance, CFA/CAIA/FRM, excellent command of Mandarin.
For more information about this role please contact our Hong Kong office