Financial Data Analyst

Role/Responsibilities :

The Financial Data Analyst (FDA) will primarily support Financial Institutions Group, and is responsible for creating and compiling financial documents within a Service Level Agreement, reviewing financial statement data and performing account adjustments as required by the methodology. FDAs work as a team to ensure timeliness of data, and perform ongoing monitoring of data quality. FDAs regularly interact with Moody's Analysts with regards to financial data needed for analysis and publications.

The role requires strong financial knowledge and for some lines of businesses, a good accounting background, and additional languages are a particular plus. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate the ability to work effectively within a team. The ideal candidate for this role will be organized, have attention to detail and strong customer service abilities. The FDA will liaise with accounting specialists, outsourcers and analysts in order to fully understand the companies in the portfolio they support.
The FDA position provides a unique opportunity to foster skills that are valuable to any future career in the financial services industry.

Department/Team : Financial Analytics

Qualifications :

•B.A. or B.S. degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics.
•Knowledge of Microsoft Office products and particularly Excel.
•Knowledge or prior experience analyzing financial statements is strongly preferred.
•Individual must be organized, dependable, able to multi-task and manage priorities, display initiative and the ability to work independently.
•Strong organizational, communication (verbal & written) and interpersonal skills are required to work as a team and for daily interaction with Moody's Analysts.
•Candidate must display maturity and have the ability to quickly transition as priorities change to meet demands.

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.5 billion in 2015, employs approximately 10,400 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at

Moody's 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 or any other characteristic protected by law.

MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody's Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.