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Commercial Graduate Program, Fitch Solutions New York-September 2024-1

Requisition ID:  46343
Business Unit:  Fitch Solutions
Category:  Early Talent

New York, NY, US

Date Posted:  Jan 26, 2024

Fitch Solutions Commercial Associate

Fitch Solutions is currently seeking a Commercial Associate based out of our New York office.

Fitch Solutions provides data, research and analytics that help clients excel at managing their credit risk, offer deep insight into the debt investment market, and provide comprehensive intelligence about the macroeconomic environment. All available on our platform, Fitch Connect, designed and built using our credit, macro and industry expertise to help you make more informed decisions


What We Offer:

  • 12-month program including 2-3 weeks of initial training and in-depth, ongoing training, mentoring, and assessment.
  • The program offers an ideal experience for recent graduates who are interested in pursuing a financial technology career and wish to work in a dynamic client-facing role.
  • Selected participants can expect to receive exceptional in-depth training in a diverse peer environment built on inclusiveness, experiential learning, and development in the Customer Success, Client Services and Sales.
  • In addition, participants can also look forward to networking events, exploration of Fitch’s commitment to community service, direct one-to-one mentorship, and further educational and professional development.


We’ll Count on You To:

  • Embody an integral part of the support structure for Fitch Solutions - North America accounts
  • Learn to drive value and adoption of the Fitch Connect platform across a subset of key clients within our book of business
  • Communicate through verbal and written format about the Fitch Connect platform to optimize the experience of clients
  • Develop a keen and comprehensive understanding of the Fintech landscape as it applies to Fitch Solutions’ product offerings and market positionality


What You Need to Have:

  • Be a December 2023 – August 2024 graduate
  • Resourceful and detail-oriented with a team-player attitude
  • Able to deal with difficult situations professionally and calmly
  • Strong, clear, and concise communication, both verbal and written
  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with great organizational skills
  • Committed to integrity and objectivity – two core Fitch values


What Would Make You Stand Out:

  • Intellectual curiosity and a genuine willingness to learn about Fitch Solutions and its product offerings
  • A multifaceted academic background with a passion for Fintech and Customer Success
  • A penchant for client-facing roles and the ability to build long-term professional relationships


Why Fitch?

At Fitch Group, the combined power of our global perspectives is what differentiates us. Our global network of colleagues comes together to accomplish things greater than they ever could alone.


Every team member is essential to our business and each perspective is critical to our success. We embrace a diverse culture that encourages a free exchange of ideas, guaranteeing your voice will be heard and your work will have an impact, regardless of seniority.


We are building incredible things at Fitch and we invite you to join us on our journey.


Fitch Solutions is a leading provider of insights, data and analytics. It informs investment strategies, strengthens risk management capabilities and helps identify strategic opportunities.  Its analysts, lawyers, journalists and economists offer in-depth views on credit markets, credit risk, ESG, developed and emerging markets, industry sectors and individual credits. 

Fitch Group is a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Wholly owned by the Hearst Corporation, we are comprised of three main businesses: Fitch Ratings | Fitch Solutions | Fitch Learning.


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Fitch is committed to providing global securities markets with objective, timely, independent and forward-looking credit opinions. To protect Fitch’s credibility and reputation, our employees must take every precaution to avoid conflicts of interests or any appearance of a conflict of interest. Should you be successful in the recruitment process at Fitch Ratings you will be asked to declare any securities holdings and other potential conflicts prior to commencing employment. If you, or your immediate family, have any holdings that may conflict with your work responsibilities, you may be asked to divest yourself of them before beginning work.


Fitch Group is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.


FOR NEW YORK ROLES ONLY: Expected base pay rates for the role will be $75,000. Actual salaries will be determined on an individualized basis and may vary based on factors including but not limited to education, training, experience, past performance, and other job-related factors.  Base pay is one part of Fitch’s total compensation package, which, depending on the position, may also include commission earnings, discretionary bonuses, long-term incentives, and other benefits sponsored by Fitch. 

Nearest Major Market: Manhattan
Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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