• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 22 Sep 17

Assistant Director-China Financial Programs(Limited Duration)

Location: New York, NY, USA

The Role / Responsibilities:
  • Create and nurture an effective and expanding network of US expert contacts and finance executives within the US finance industry to ensure client programs can fulfill the evolving training needs of the clients.
  • Design, develop and deliver executive training programs for client delegations of 20-30 executives, predominantly from China, on a variety of topics including wealth management, asset management, FinTech, insurance, investment banking, risk management, and financial innovation etc. Typical training programs for incoming delegations run from 1 - 2 weeks.
  • Drive and manage academic expertise within the training group for U.S market delivery, including sourcing, and recruiting both instructors to teach, and financial institution executives to host our clients in the United States, particularly in New York but also including San Francisco, Boston, Washington DC, Los Angeles and Chicago etc.
  • Work closely with Moody's corporate delegates to ensure that the academic delivery of each program meets client needs and that feedback is incorporated into future programs.
  • Assist in academic delivery expansion for more cutting-edge financial topics.


Moody's Analytics is a premier global educator in financial services teaching financial institutions and regulators in over 33 countries worldwide. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO), founded in 1909, was one of the founding institutions to help develop Wall Street through detailed financial analysis and the invention of modern bond and credit rating. Subsequently Moody's expanded into training, consulting, software and other needs required by the world's financial institutions. Those businesses are consolidated under subsidiary Moody's Analytics (MA), while our original ratings core is housed within subsidiary Moody's Investors Service (MIS). Moody's, with over 10,000 employees worldwide and $3.3B in revenue, is truly an integrated global corporation. Our headquarters are located in New York at 7 World Trade Centre, and we have offices and training locations in all major financial services markets.

Qualifications:
  • University degree in a related field, such as finance or business, is preferred
  • Experience and passion for managing the design, development and delivery of executive training programs
  • 5+ years of work experience, preferably working in the financial services industry.
  • 5+ years of experience managing personnel
  • Fluent in Mandarin - verbal and written
  • Knowledge of financial services industry terminology and in dealing with financial services professionals
  • Strong knowledge of financial industry trends and regulatory environment
  • Familiarity with Chinese business culture and practices is an asset but not required
  • Master degrees and financial designations will be considered an asset


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 $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

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