Market Analyst - 12 Month Maternity Cover

Europe, Research
Debtwire, part of Acuris and the leading global fixed income news and data specialist, is looking for a Market Analyst to provide 12 months’ maternity cover (fixed term) in its Primary Issuance Data Group.
 
The position will primarily focus on maintaining data integrity such as fact-checking, running daily audits, coordinating coverage between regional data groups and deal reconciliation. The private nature of the industry means uncovering and interpreting the information can be a challenge, so the candidate should have good interpersonal and communication skills, an acute attention to detail as well as a creative flair to circumvent roadblocks.
 
The candidate will also need to stay on top of upcoming deadlines so they are not missed, be able to grasp the main concepts of leveraged, high-yield, middle and emerging markets finance, run regular league tables & trend reports, assisting with data projects, quality control, support our CRM team with client/production requests.
 
Training will be provided.
 
The London-based position will be part of the larger data team, which focuses on league tables, data collection and data analysis, offering opportunities to collaborate across the wider Acuris group.
 
The ideal candidate will have the following skills:
 
  • Financial degree or relevant experience
  • A keen interest in Fixed Income and wider macro economics
  • Good problem solving and analytics skills
  • Good communication, networking and interpersonal skills
  • Organizational skills and a track record of meeting deadlines
  • A good working knowledge of MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Access
  • A keen attention to detail
  • Self-motivating
  • Team player

If you are interested in this position, please click ‘Apply Here’. Please ensure your CV and cover letter are attached.
 
 Acuris powers business growth for financial and professional services firms worldwide. Through events and subscription-based digital services, we provide unique, high-value content that helps our customers to make the best decisions based on the strongest evidence.
 
 Our sector specialists and expert analysts interpret data and intelligence to extract new insights that create business opportunities for our customers. We’re trusted by many of the world’s principal advisory firms, investment banks, law firms, hedge funds, private equity firms and corporates, who rely on our brands to help them understand specialist markets and find ideas for business development.
 
 Founded in 2000, we’re a growing family of information brands united by common characteristics: sector expertise, analytical skill, proprietary data and solutions that are packaged for maximum value. You’ll find our 1,000 staff, including 600 specialist journalists and analysts, in 67 locations around the world.
 
Acuris is fully committed to a policy of non-discrimination and to promoting equality of opportunity in employment on grounds of merit, experience, skills and aptitude in order to maximise the full potential of both existing and prospective employees.