• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Temporary, Part time
  • Moody's
  • 19 Sep 17

Credit Analysis & Research Internships

Location: New York, NY, USA

Credit Analysis & Research Interns will have the opportunity to apply theoretical learning acquired from their academic study, practically in the workplace and to develop skills that will support a future career in financial analytics.

In Moody's Investors Service, you will work in an environment that provides immediate challenges, encourages curiosity and initiative, and gives you the opportunity to get an in-depth insight into the workings of a ratings agency. You will have the opportunity to support Associates and Analysts in the rating process, including formulating ratios, preparing spreadsheets, comparative statistics and working on special projects as and when needed.

In Moody's Analytics' Economics, intern projects will include research and forecasting for state and metropolitan economies, international economies, and city economies globally. The work will also require general spreadsheet analysis, collecting and interpreting data for clients, working with the senior staff on larger research and consulting projects, and contributing to our live commentary website (www.economy.com/dismal).

In Financial Engineering and Quantitative Research, interns will apply their quantitative skills to modeling and computational exercises that help financial institutions around the world accurately monitor and measure the risk of their credit decisions and related business activities.

Successful candidates may be placed in one of the following areas:

Moody's Analytics:
  • Economics & Structured Analytics
  • Quantitative Research
  • Financial Engineering

Moody's Investors Service:
  • Ratings & Research Support
  • Credit Strategy & Standards


Qualifications:
  • Working toward a Bachelor's or Master's degree. Majors in Business, Marketing, or Finance preferred, but not required
  • Excellent listening, verbal and English communication skills
  • Proficient in the MS office suite including MS PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Word
  • Positive, self-starter attitude and the drive to exceed expectations at every opportunity
  • Attention to detail and focus on quality of work
  • Have a desire to understand the bigger picture and how your work contributes to it
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.2 or higher


Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

Moody's is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody's also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email accommodations@moodys.com.. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

For San Francisco positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. For New York City positions, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of the New York City Fair Chance Act. For all other applicants, qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment consistent with the requirements of applicable law.

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MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.