Trainee / Junior Performance Analyst

  • Up to £25,000 dependant upon experience
  • Maidstone, Kent
  • Arc Ratings

ARC Ratings, S.A. is an international credit rating agency (CRA) based in Europe, headquartered in London and registered with the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA). Amalgamating the know-how and background of five experienced partner agencies on four continents, ARC Ratings takes advantage of its global reach, local expertise and network-based approach to best serve issuers and investors by assigning stable credit ratings that optimally identify credit risk. ARC Ratings addresses the need of global capital markets for a stronger competitive environment in the credit rating business.

ARC is currently looking for a trainee / junior performance analyst to join its fast growing Structured Finance team based in Maidstone, Kent.

Job Description:

• No experience necessary this is a trainee / junior level role with great prospects to progress for right candidate

• Ability to interpret data from client reports and chart for website using Excel

• Monitor trends in data and performance triggers - Monitoring and surveillance of existing transactions and respective performance triggers

• Ability to read and understand documentation in respect of transaction performance with guidance

• Participation in, and ideally initiate, ad-hoc sector commentaries and topical research.

• Liaising and following up reporting deadlines with senior management of client companies.

• Interaction with internal analysts and senior management.

• Ability to proof read reports.


• High level of ability with Excel (ability to produce graphs, charts and run calculations)

• Interest in financial markets and willingness to learn

• Good written and verbal communications skills in English

• Ability to communicate well with senior management

• Pro-active, self-motivated professional, who works well in a team environment, as well as on an individual basis

• Ability to handle numerous projects simultaneously and work under pressure

• Ability to prioritise and to work to deadlines

Please send C.V.s and cover email Ref: Performance Analyst to Alexandra Tolnai by email using the apply online button:

Closing date 26th February 2019

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