McGraw Hill Financial Associate Director, Infrastructure Ratings in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Position Description

The Role:Associate Director/Associate, Global Infrastructure Ratings

The Location:Hong Kong

The Team:S&P Global Ratings is looking for a highly skilled individual to join our Global Infrastructure Ratings group as an Associate Director based in Hong Kong. The Associate Director will lead a portfolio of Infrastructure credits, including corporate entities and project finance.

The Impact:You will be able to demonstrate analytical excellence, and good presentation skills in front of internal and external audiences, and maintain and enhance the quality and timeliness of our analysis. Moreover, you must demonstrate an ability to represent S&P Global Ratings in a highly professional manner to global issuers and investors. You will be required to prepare meetings with senior management teams to extract and assess information relating to credit quality. Strong organizational skills are also required to support senior analysts and work on multiple assignments.

What’s in it for you:This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a high performing global analytical team, covering a sector undergoing important changes and with good potential for professional development.

Responsibilities:

Conduct analysis on complex infrastructure assets, make recommendations and present to rating committees

Be a subject-matter expert to provide analytical input to credits covered by other analysts

Act as a senior member of rating committees and be responsible for convening and conducting rating committee deliberations in area of expertise

Effectively communicate to clients Standard & Poor's methodology and procedures

Be a senior representative in meetings with issuers and investors on analytical matters and assist in resolving clients' analytical needs

Contribute to Standard & Poor's global and regional analytical forums, and publish related commentaries

What we’re looking for:

Bachelor's degree. Advanced degree, or CFA charter is a plus

Minimum seven to ten years of experience in an analytical position. Working experience in the infrastructure industry is a plus

Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and Mandarin

A demonstrated ability to give effective presentations to senior executives

Strong financial statement analysis skills and accounting knowledge

Strong interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills

A highly motivated team player who can work autonomously in a global, multi-cultural and fast-paced environment

Ability to lead rigorous analytical work and lead the publication of timely commentaries

Candidates with less experience will be considered as Associate

About S&P Global Ratings

S&P Global Ratings is the world’s leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1 million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.

S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE:

SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com - ratings