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JobDescription :

The Role: S&P Global Ratings 2018 CREDit Graduate Programme is a three-year training & development programme commencing in August 2018.

The Location: Frankfurt

The Team/The Business:  You will be part of a global team of analysts in one of our ratings analytical practices. We are looking for high achievers from a diverse pool of undergraduate & postgraduate institutions that are passionate about analytics and want to develop their career in a dynamic, high performing and multicultural team. We are looking for graduates who are able to work well within a team and can demonstrate exceptional learning agility, creativity and problem solving ability.

The Impact:  

You will be responsible for conducting credit and recovery analysis related to a range of services provided to corporate, institutional and governmental clients. 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:

You will be offered the opportunity to 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.

You will get a comprehensive training programme in New York focusing on a variety of areas, including: Accounting, Ratings Methodology, Risk & Compliance and Capital Markets. Upon completion of the initial training, you will be placed into rotations within our key Ratings teams. You will also be required to successfully complete required certification exams during the program and pass a rigorous evaluation process.


  • Provide timely and accurate quarterly financial statistics and data analysis

  • Assist in reporting, research, presentation on research & analysts and modelling

  • Support the team on improvement in execution and ad-hoc writing projects

  • Support the team in conducting credit analysis and evaluating the overall credit worthiness of our clients

What we’re looking for:

  • Completion of a minimum 2.1 or equivalent BA/BSc undergraduate degree by August 2018. Postgraduate students are also encouraged to apply.

  • Learning agility, Creativity, and Problem-solving ability

  • Strong verbal & written communication skills

  • Fluent command of English & German Language is essential and another European language is desirable.
  • The ability and the desire to learn to conduct your own analysis and research

  • The ability to work in a deal-driven, collaborative work environment is required

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

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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