Asset Management - Newark (NJ), NJ PGIM Fixed Income - Investment Analyst, Credit Research
About the position
PGIM Fixed Income is a global asset manager offering active solutions across all fixed income markets. As of September 30, 2018, the firm has $729 billion of assets under management including $314 billion in institutional assets, $130 billion in retail assets, and $285 billion in proprietary assets.
Investment Analysts in PGIM Fixed Income are members of a cohort that supports corporate bond and leveraged finance portfolios for both the insurance company and external clients. After a formal training program, an Investment Analyst is assigned to work with a senior member of the research group covering companies in related industry sectors. The analyst works closely with his or her senior analyst to perform fundamental investment analysis, define value within issuer capital structures, and across industry sectors, as well as communicate investment recommendations to portfolio managers. Fundamental investment research analysts are an integral component of the portfolio construction process.
Day-to-day Analyst responsibilities include industry data collection & trend analysis, financial statement analysis, financial modeling & forecasting, assessment of business and financial strategy, and monitoring market movements through daily meetings with portfolio managers, economists, and strategists.
The Investment Analyst role involves regular interaction with the management of issuing companies, industry consultants, and Wall Street counterparts. Analysts benefit from our comprehensive investment capabilities across the Fixed Income universe, including interest rates, currencies, domestic and foreign government bond, and global corporate bonds. The Investment Analyst role offers growing responsibility as the Analyst’s experience and confidence grows.
- Bachelor’s Degree Required: Majors include Finance, Accounting, and/or Economics
- Strong written, oral communication, and interpersonal skills
- Proficient in MS Office applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
- CFA Preferred
Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services.
We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand.
Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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