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Investment Analyst (High Yield)

New York, New York
Asset Management

Job Description

Company Description: Alcentra is a global asset management firm owned by BNY Mellon and has become one of the leading sub-investment grade debt managers over the past decade, having spun out of Barclays Capital Asset Management in 2002. Headquartered in London, with offices in New York, Boston and a local presence in Singapore, the firm employs 92 people, including 48 investment professionals, who work in a culture where integrity, high intellect, collaboration and the pursuit of excellence characterize the team. The investment track record dates back to 1998 with strategies that include senior loans, high yield bonds, stressed/distressed debt, direct lending and mezzanine capital, as well as structured credit. The firm manages approximately $22 billion of capital for global investors, including institutions, family offices and high net worth individuals. Please visit our website at for more information. Position Summary: The Junior Investment Analyst will be responsible for assisting more senior credit analysts and portfolio managers in assembling and reviewing financial statements and other data on specific issuers and industries in the Leveraged Loans and High Yield markets. In this role, the analyst performs intensive fundamental credit analysis and formulates and effectively communicates investment recommendations that add value to client portfolios.


Candidate Profile The successful candidate will possess the following: Solid quantitative and qualitative analytical skills, attention to detail and strong excel modelling skills; 2 to 3 years of previous credit experience in leverage finance, banking or credit research; Strong analytical and communication skills (both written and oral); Proven interpersonal skills with ability to work with a fair degree of autonomy and demonstrate initiative and a sense of personal accountability, but remain a team player and enjoy contributing in a cooperative and entrepreneurial environment; ability to work well in a small, collaborative team; Strong understanding of financial statements and accounting; Unimpeachable integrity and an uncompromised reputation. Opportunity: This role offers the successful candidate the rare opportunity to join an incredibly well-regarded and top performing investment firm, working with a dynamic group of people who are experts in their field. This is an opportunity to be part of the firms continued growth and be an instrumental part of the firms ongoing success.
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Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 32917
Job: Asset Management
Organization: Alcentra Group-HR13364
Requisition Number: 1815520