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Municipal Bond Research Analyst
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Municipal Bond Research Analyst


Join Macquarie Asset Management as a Municipal Credit Analyst on our Fixed Income Team in our Philadelphia office.  In this role, you will evaluate the credit quality of potential purchases and conduct thorough credit surveillance of existing holdings. You will retrieve disclosure information and connect with state and local issuers regarding questions on financials, audits, and operating statistics on existing municipal business within Macquarie.  You will actively participate as part of the team in client meetings.   

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Collecting and evaluating information from investor conference calls, internet road shows, and site visits
  • Compiling initial internal credit reports, assigning credit ratings, and conducting ongoing surveillance updates
  • Communicating timely summary updates to the municipal trading desk
  • Coordinating with the trading staff on the flow of credit related information with the trading desk
  • Preparing sector-specific spreadsheets on new and existing holdings. 

To be successful in the role, you will have approximately 5 years of experience in municipal credit or fixed income with a desire to pursue a career as a municipal credit analyst. You will also possess the ability to multi-task and build relationships within a global organization.   Having your CFA or progress towards the CFA along with experience in municipal credit research and/or ESG factors within Municipal Credit research is a plus. 

If this sounds like you, apply today.

About Macquarie Asset Management

Macquarie Asset Management is a large scale, global asset manager, providing clients with access to a diverse range of capabilities and products across infrastructure, real estate, natural resources, private credit, fixed income, equities, multi-asset and liquid alternatives. 

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.