Financial publisher seeks a seasoned fixed income analyst to produce research under contract for a monthly newsletter aimed at individual investors. The main tasks consist of monitoring a sizable list of outstanding recommendations, generating approximately five new or updated recommendations each month, and writing 200-word rationales for the recommendations. Additional tasks include reporting the performance of model portfolios and updating databases of new issues, rating changes, and key interest rates.
Analytical work requires an estimated 40 hours per month. The work schedule is entirely at the analyst-contractor’s discretion.
Knowledge and Skills Required
Experience with preferred securities and an understanding of the varieties (preferred stocks, trust preferreds, convertible preferreds, etc.).
Ability to generate recommendations on:
- Corporate bonds
- Convertible bond
- Dividend-paying stocks
- Master Limited Partnerships
Ability to write clearly and succinctly.
Send resume and cover letter to FIASI at