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JP Morgan – Asset Management – Fixed Income- Investment Grade Corporate Research Analyst- Associate/Vice President – Columbus, Ohio

Asset Management – Fixed Income- Investment Grade Corporate Research Analyst- Associate/Vice President

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Responsibilities

The analyst will conduct fundamental research on assigned industries and companies in those industries in support of and under the guidance of one or more senior analysts.  The analysis will include both fundamental credit analysis and relative value across issuers, maturities, and currencies within a total return investment process.  The candidate should have strong excel modeling skills coupled with strong written and verbal skills and be able to communicate views to senior analysts on the team as well as to portfolio managers.  The analyst may be responsible for more than one industry and may have cross- currency responsibilities.

  • Perform fundamental sector analysis and be conversant in factors driving performance of the industry and constituents
  • Monitor industry and company performance
  • Perform detailed financial and strategic analysis on covered companies
  • Develop relative value opinions on covered credits and be able to discuss and articulate views in discussions with senior analysts as well as portfolio managers
  • Recommend fundamental ranking and relative value ranking for each issuer to senior analysts
  • Interact with company managements, sell side analysts (debt & equity), and rating agency analysts on target companies
  • Attend industry conferences and other investor meetings

Qualifications/Skills

  • BA/BS/MBA or equivalent
  • CFA
  • Strong Excel financial modeling skills with experience in analyzing industry trends and company financial statements being a plus
  • Strong communication (written and verbal), analytical and quantitative skills required
  • Word, Power Point and Bloomberg skills
  • Team player

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