CITY OF NEW YORKOFFICE OF THE COMPTROLLERSCOTT M. STRINGERNew York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer seeks an individual with an exceptional record of accomplishment to serve as the Deputy Comptroller for the Bureau of Public Finance. The Deputy Comptroller will oversee the debt issuance, administration, and policy, of the City’s borrowing while at all times ensuring its integrity, prudence and cost-effectiveness. Clearly demonstrated senior-level experience of ten years or more in public finance expected. To apply and view full position description, please visit www.comptroller.nyc.gov/jobs/apply.
The Long Island Power Authority (“LIPA”) is seeking a candidate for the position of Financial Analyst.This role provides financial analysis and support to the Chief Financial Officer and the Manager of Finance, and others as necessary, on a variety of matters including issues related to utility rates, risk management and financial oversight of the Long Island Power Authority’s service provider PSEG Long Island.Experience Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance/Economics; 3-5 years proven working experience as a finance analyst;Strong analytical (quantitative as well as qualitative) skills including building models, data mining and online research;and Strong financial analysis foundation creating forecasts and models.See: https://www.lipower.org/about-us/employment/Applying: Submit cover letter and resume toBarbara Ann Dillon, Director of Human Resources and Administration, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MUNICIPAL RESEARCH ANALYSTPOSITION/DUTIESPrime Advisors, Inc. is seeking a municipal research analyst to work in its Redmond, WA office. This position will be a key member of the investment team which deals with municipal, corporate, structured, and equity assets, with a primary focus on the municipal market.COMPANY DESCRIPTIONPrime Advisors, Inc. manages investment portfolios for institutional and high net worth clients. Founded in 1988, Prime has developed a disciplined approach to working with our clients to establish investment strategies that are linked to their unique financial goals and objectives. On June 30, 2015, Prime Advisors, Inc. entered into an agreement with Sun Life Financial Inc. in which Prime now operates as a standalone subsidiary under the Sun Life Financial umbrella.RESPONSIBILITIES• Research and perform fundamental credit analysis of municipal issuers to assess financial and operational strength, bond structure, and suitability for Prime’s clients• Document research and investment recommendations for a variety of audiences - internal use by traders and portfolio managers, inclusion in our research database, client presentations or reports, etc.• Prepare reports or presentations relating to the municipal market in response to client questions or requests• Give presentations to clients on the municipal market, portfolio holdings, sector outlooks, etc.• Monitor economic, demographic, regulatory, legal, and political changes to determine the impact on municipal issuers, sectors and investment strategy• Work across the organization with traders, portfolio managers, accountants, and actuaries to respond to client requests• Support growth by working on prospective client portfolio reviews, finals presentations, etc.SKILLS• Self-motivated and self-directed, effectively manage and coordinate multiple projects and tasks under strict deadlines• Strong attention to detail given the importance of client reporting and bond structure in the municipal market• Strong presentation skills• Communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing• A collaborative work style and positive attitude• Advanced computer skills, including experience with Bloomberg and Microsoft Office products• Ability to remain calm and objective in the face of periods of excessive optimism or extreme pessimism in the capital markets.QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS• 5+ years of municipal research experience• Undergraduate degree• MBA and/or CFA or CFA candidacy a plus• Ability to pass a background check• Must be able to respond negatively to a Disciplinary History Questionnaire as required by securities regulationsSalary: Commensurate with experienceHours: 5:30 AM to 3:00 PM Pacific Standard TimeWebsite: www.primeadvisors.com e-mail: TradingJobs@primeadvisors.com
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