Fixed Income Analyst

Full time
usa 07/05/2018   Full time

Citi Investment Management (CIM) manages investments across many asset classes for high and ultra- high net worth clients of Citi Private Bank, with approximately $48 billion in assets under management. CIM manages a broad suite of investment strategies within single and multi-asset class products.

The US Fixed Income Team is looking for an experienced Fixed Income Analyst with excellent analytical skills, who is comfortable with both detailed issuer specific credit research and overall strategy analysis. Broad familiarity with the municipal bond market and specialized expertise in its credit related aspects are essential.

Primary responsibilities would focus upon credit research for investment grade municipal across all municipal credit sectors. Additional responsibilities may include some corporate bonds.

Position Responsibilities:
- Conduct fundamental research and analysis on issuers within the US municipal bond market (primary) and investment grade corporate debt market (secondary).
- Review proposed securities purchases and monitor existing managed holdings; communicate conclusions & recommendations orally and in writing.
- Stay abreast of, maintain pro-active views & communicate conclusions/recommendations concerning pertinent securities markets and macroeconomics trends and developments.
- Establish and maintain credit research files; augment computerized credit database system.

Qualifications:
- Excellent analytic skills & practice of independent thinking are crucial:
- Demonstrated capacity to identify and evaluate key aspects and crucial details of a research subject before reaching a conclusion;
- Drive to explore circumstances, events, and people as they may affect either the fixed income markets broadly or specific investment opportunities;
- Experience in analyzing variable rate demand notes (VRDNs);
- Excellent written and oral communication skills, clear, concise expository style, as well as strong interpersonal relations skills.
- Ability to work cooperatively, prioritize and multi-task within in a team- oriented, sometimes fast-paced environment.
- Solid personal computer applications and systems skills.
- 3-5 years fixed income markets credit research experience.

Location: United States,Connecticut,Stamford
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Investment Management
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job ID: 18000675

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