Sr. High Yield Credit Analyst – Buy Side

New York, NY

Position Description


Reporting to the Managing Director – North American Leveraged Finance, the Senior High Yield Credit Analyst will play an important role in credit investing with a particular focus on helping to develop the group’s growing high yield book. The Senior HY Analyst will help lead the evaluation of potential high yield investments for a broad amount of sectors and assume significant responsibility for building out the high yield credit platform in support of the Senior Principal. This will include but is not limited to idea generation, primary research and due diligence, developing investment recommendations, executing transactions, and assisting with monitoring portfolio investments.



Position Requirements


  • 3-7 years of buy side credit experience required
  • Strong High Yield Research experience out of a buy side credit shop
  • Strong research, financial modeling, analytical and valuation skills
  • Significant high yield deal execution (running credit diligence end-end) and experience of taking recommendations to investment committee
  • Experience in evaluating high yield bond term sheets and indentures
  • Significant relationship management experience including primary responsibility for managing relationships with external stakeholders (banks, law firms, other co-investors, management / owners of companies).
  • Proven ability to lead and motivate teams.
  • Has an international perspective and instinctive “nose” for investments, including where the next trends and opportunities lie for exceptional returns.


Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 6/22/2018
Salary $300,000 - $500,000

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