As a Barclays Credit Strategy Research Analyst, you will be focused on the synthesis, development, and expression of the firm's view on the US Investment Grade Markets. You will have a genuine interest in macroeconomic and microeconomic data and trends and their impact on the credit markets. The US Credit Strategy team provides in-depth and broad-based analysis of the investment grade, high yield, leveraged loan, and securitized markets within the US.
The minimum and maximum salary/rate information above include only base salary or base hourly rate. It does not include any another type of compensation or benefits that may be available.
Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality, and innovation behind us. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.
We are currently in the early stages of implementing a hybrid working environment, which means that many colleagues spend part of their working hours at home and part in the office, depending on the nature of the role they are in. Please discuss the detail of the working pattern options for the role with the hiring manager.
What will you be doing?
• Collaborating with senior members of research to determine the content of the weekly Barclays Tuesday Credit Call • You will be responsible for identifying/ researching relevant topics of discussion from both a macroeconomic and credit perspective • Being able to leverage the firm's research from other disciplines (including economics, equities, interest rates, and FX) • Managing the end-to-end process of producing and publishing the Tuesday Credit Call on a weekly basis • Interacting with leadership across credit research and credit trading as well as research analysts across credit, rates, and economics • Working with large data sets and analyzing data to substantiate market views or discover salient and market-moving drivers
What we're looking for:
• Bachelor's degree and relevant financial services industry experience • A solid understanding of the credit market is helpful • Fantastic verbal and written communicator who enjoys collaborating with others with exemplary interpersonal skills • Solid financial experience including financial modeling, financial statement analysis and supporting large data sets will help you excel in this role
Skills that will help you in the role:
• This role requires FINRA licensing: SIE, S63, S7, however, if you are not registered, we will offer sponsorship that will allow you to achieve this • Your analytical and problem-solving skills and a resourceful, entrepreneurial spirit will help you work effectively in our team environment • Demonstrated ability to multi-task in a time sensitive environment whilst maintaining a high level of attention to detail
Where will you be working?
You will be working at our Americas Headquarters at 745 Seventh Avenue. This 32-story office tower is located in Times Square in the heart of Manhattan and features a cafeteria, fitness center and state-of-the-art LED signage on the facade of the building.