Associate Credit Analyst

Job Description


BNY Mellon Investment Management is one of the world's leading investment management organizations and one of the top U.S. wealth managers. Our business encompasses BNY Mellon's affiliated investment management firms, wealth management organization, and global distribution companies.  Our goal is to build and deliver investment and wealth management strategies and solutions to meet our clients’ needs.


BNY Mellon Cash Investment Strategies (CIS) is one of the industry's leading institutional managers of money market strategies. We provide institutional investors and intermediaries access to a broad array of domestic and offshore money market funds and cash investment solutions to help meet any cash management need.


CIS offers money funds in all major asset categories, including prime, treasury, U.S. government, national and state-specific municipals and AMT-free municipals. Each money market fund combines the strength of their tenured investment management team with their fundamental credit research and market risk oversight. CIS draws on the expertise of their tenured investment professionals who utilize an interactive, team-based decision-making approach. The portfolio management team, along with a dedicated credit research staff that evaluates credits to maintain portfolio credit safety, and most importantly, consumer confidence, strive to deliver sound results in various market cycles.


BNY Mellon is seeking an Associate Credit Analyst.  Responsibilities include:

  • Assist one or more Senior Credit Analysts in reviewing financial statements and other data on specific issuers and industries in the high grade short-term debt market.

  • Perform intensive fundamental credit analysis and formulate and effectively communicate investment recommendations that add value to covered short-term cash strategies. 

  • Ad hoc responsibilities such as reporting and database management

  • Over time, s/he will be expected to assume responsibility for conducting credit analysis for a small portfolio of high grade debt issuers within the financial and/or corporate sectors under the guidance of a senior analyst. 




  • Bachelors’ Degree  or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required; work towards CFA/MBA will be encouraged.

  • 3 - 5 years’ experience; 2 - 3 years of previous credit experience in investment management, banking or credit research preferred.

  • Solid quantitative and qualitative analytical skills preferred, attention to detail and strong excel skills.

  • Strong understanding of financial statements and accounting preferred.

  • Strong analytical and communication skills preferred. (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 environment;  ability to work well in a small, collaborative team.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 80026
Job: Asset Management
Organization: Other Boutiques-HR17645
Requisition Number: 1914130