Intern- Global Infrastructure Group at Fitch Inc in New York, New York

Posted in General Business 7 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

At Fitch, we have an open culture where employees are able to exchange ideas and perspectives, throughout the organization, irrespective of their seniority. Your voice will be heard allowing you to have a real impact. We embrace diversity and appreciate authenticity, employees work in an environment where they can be their true selves. Our inclusive and progressive approach helps us to keep a balanced perspective.

With our expertise, we are not only creating data and information, but also producing timely insights from every angle to influence decision making in this ever changing and highly competitive market. We have a relentless hunger to innovate and unlock the power of human insights and to drive value for our customers. There has never been a better time to make an impact and we invite you to join us on this journey.

Fitch Ratings is a leading provider of credit ratings, commentary and research. Dedicated to providing value beyond the rating through independent and prospective credit opinions, Fitch Ratings offers global perspectives shaped by strong local market experience and credit market expertise. The additional context, perspective and insights we provide have helped fund a century of growth and enables you to make important credit judgments with confidence.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Fitch Ratings is seeking a graduate student to work within the Global Infrastructure Group (GIG). The position will provide exposure to the transportation and energy components of the GIG team. This role is expected to work approx. 20 hours per week and Fitch is willing to work around course schedules for current students. i

Key areas of focus will be:


  • Collecting, analyzing and comparing operating and market data impacting our portfolio of rated credits
  • Consolidating data for peer tables, sector analysis, special reports, etc.
  • Inputting historical data into Fitch's internal database
  • Migrating memos into new templates before analytical review takes place

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:


  • Current student within a Master's degree program in Finance, Business or Public Administration is preferred;
  • 0-2 years of experience in finance, engineering or related fields
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced and dynamic environment;
  • Strong organizational and presentation skills;
  • Thorough familiarity with spreadsheet-based financial models.

Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Wholly owned by the Hearst Corporation, we are comprised of three main businesses: Fitch Ratings | Fitch Solutions | Fitch Learning.

For more information please visit our websites: www.fitchratings.com | www.fitchsolutions.com | www.fitchlearning.com

Fitch is committed to providing global securities markets with objective, timely, independent and forward-looking credit opinions. To protect Fitch's credibility and reputation, our employees must take every precaution to avoid conflicts of interests or any appearance of a conflict of interest. Should you be successful in the recruitment process at Fitch Ratings you will be asked to declare any securities holdings and other potential conflicts prior to commencing employment. If you, or your immediate family, have any holdings that may conflict with your work responsibilities, you may be asked to divest yourself of them before beginning work.

Fitch is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.