Credit Ratings Summer Internship Program 2023

Employer
S&P Global
Location
Singapore, Singapore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11 Jan 2023
Closes
10 Feb 2023
Ref
18414874
Job Function
Risk Management
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
The Role: S&P Global Ratings 2023 Summer Internship Program is a 8-week summer internship program commencing in early July 2023

We are looking for penultimate year university students who are passionate about analytics, and wanted to develop their careers in a dynamic, high performing team.

The Location: Hong Kong/ Singapore

The Team: When you join S&P Global Ratings, you join one of the world's leading providers of independent credit risk research and benchmarks. You are part of a team that produces high quality fundamental research based on established criteria, you have the opportunity to ask probing questions to senior corporate executives, and interact with the global investor community.

With offices in 26 countries, rating $47.5 trillion in debt, and with nearly 1,400 credit analysts, S&P Global Ratings is an important part of the world's financial infrastructure and has played a leading role for more than 150 years in providing investors and financers the information they need to more easily, quickly and efficiently provide capital to businesses and governments.

The Business Practice Groups include: Corporates, Public Finance, Financial Institutions, Structured Finance, Sovereign and International Public Finance, and Infrastructure.

The Impact:
You will be part of a team that evaluates the overall credit worthiness of organizations and their ability to meet their financial obligations for traditional credit-based products as well as a variety of structured banking transactions. You will also support teams that evaluate collateral pools, credit risk, structural considerations, legal considerations, and the ability of securitization issuers to meet their obligations to pay timely interest and repay principal for a wide variety of structured finance asset types.

What's in it for you:
This will provide you an opportunity to understand the role of credit ratings in this financial market by gaining additional exposure towards assist S&P Global in achieving its mission of being one of the leading providers of the highest quality risk evaluations and analytical information to the world's financial markets.

Summer interns will work with junior and senior analysts within S&P Global and senior management of issuing entities through the ratings process (including ratings committees and management meetings).

You will also complete a group mock ratings committee project for the duration of the summer program. Interns will be provided with an unrated company or entity and will be responsible for all due diligence and research, in order to develop a suggested credit rating for the assigned entity. Interns will present their final recommendation at the end of the internship to a Ratings Committee, comprised of senior business leaders.

Responsibilities:
  • Learn and understand ratings criteria and methodology
  • Assist with preparing required documents for rating committee and issuer management meetings
  • Work with assigned summer intern project teams to successfully complete and present during mock ratings committee
  • Provide timely and accurate quarterly financial statistics and data analysis
  • Assist in reporting, research and presentation and modelling
  • Support the team on execution improvement and ad-hoc writing project
What We're Looking For:
  • Able to join a batch of new summer internship in early July 2023
  • You are a undergraduate university student in your penultimate year of study with strong academic standing within Finance, Economics, Accounting, Engineering, Mathematics or a related business/quantitative discipline
  • GPA equivalent of 3.2 or above
  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • You have strong analytical skills and strong learning agility
  • You have the ability to work in a deal-driven, collaborative work environment
  • Proficiency in Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese for Hong Kong based applicants) and English (for both Hong Kong and Singapore based applicants) to interpret financial statements and to write reports
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.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions on the basis of merit, capability and equality of opportunity, and without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law, or any other characteristic that has no bearing on a person's ability to perform his or her job.

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Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

US Candidates Only: The EEO is the Law Poster http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf describes discrimination protections under federal law.

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Job ID: 280248
Posted On: 2023-01-09
Location: Central, Hong Kong

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