|Job ID #: 9099||Location: Taiwan - Taipei|
|Job Category: Analyst||Department: Financial institutions|
|Employment Type: Permanent||Education Required: Masters Degree|
|Travel Percentage 0|
Fitch Ratings is a leading global rating agency committed to providing the world's credit markets with independent, timely and prospective credit opinions. Built on a foundation of organic growth and strategic acquisitions, Fitch Ratings has grown rapidly during the past decade, gaining market presence throughout the world and across all fixed income markets.
Fitch Ratings is dual-headquartered in New York and London, operating offices and joint ventures in more than 47 locations and covering entities in more than 90 countries. Fitch Ratings is a majority-owned subsidiary of Fimalac, S.A., an international business support services group headquartered in Paris, France.
Fitch Ratings rates more financial institutions worldwide than any other rating agency and consistently delivers broad coverage and insightful analysis on issues including systematic risk, default and failure, and support from third parties. The firm's coverage includes not only banks, but also finance and leasing companies, securities firms, and asset management organisations. In addition, the group supports dedicated teams for rating specialised securities such as covered bonds.
This is a Director level position. The role will have the main analytical responsibility for Fitch's coverage of Financial Institutions (other than insurance) in Taiwan i.e. banks, finance companies, financial holding companies and securities companies. It will involve interaction with Taiwan financial institutions at the highest levels and writing research reports on specific Financial Institutions and on the financial system. Experience in analyzing Financial Institutions is preferred but analysts with experience of other sectors will be considered.
The position is based in Taiwan and regular travel in Asia Pacific may be required.
The ideal candidate will have relevant experiences to assume the credit analyst role focusing on Financial Institutions, and the following:
- Proficiency in written and spoken English & Mandarin
- Master degree in financials or economics preferred
- Minimum of 6 years of professional experience in credit analysis
- Strong quantitative and analytical skills
- Strong Excel skills
- Strong communication, organizational, and time-management skills
- The ability to work well on a team is critical