Fitch Ratings

Financial Services

Credit Analyst - Insurance Sector

Fitch Ratings is looking for an Associate Director level Credit Analyst for our growing North American Bank Group, focused on providing analysis of U.S. and Canadian commercial banks. In this role you lead the ratings process for a variety of commercial banks, directing analysts throughout the ratings process, leading credit ratings committee meetings, and execute on a variety of management responsibilities. In addition, you are responsible for: 

Lead coverage on a portfolio of banks
Interact with management of commercial banks
Prepare and present rating committee packages
Lead in rating committees
Conduct industry research
Provide direction and participate  in analytical projects
Back-up coverage on selected bank



Position Requirements
-    Bachelor's degree;
-    Eight or more years of direct experience covering banking or similar financial institutions;
-    Self motivated professional;

-    Experience leading a team of junior professionals
-    Capital markets and/or credit analysis experience a plus;
-    Expertise in Excel, Powerpoint and Word;
-    Strong analytical, quantitative, and organizational skills;
-    Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
-    Ability to shift fluidly between multiple projects as priorities change;
-    Ability to excel in a team oriented environment.

Chicago, IL, USA Chicago IL US