Overview

Position Title: Summer Intern

Department: Transportation and Commercial Finance

Location: New York

Covid-19 Hiring Update: We’ve transitioned to a temporary work-from-home model and we’re continuing to interview and hire during this time. This role is expected to begin as a remote position.

A hybrid work schedule will be part of KBRA’s formal return to the office starting in the Fall of 2021. 

All KBRA employees, including all new KBRA employees, must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 as a condition of employment with KBRA and all new employees must provide sufficient written documentation to KBRA of such vaccination, unless the employee is unable to be vaccinated against Covid-19 because of a sincerely-held religious belief or a documented medical condition.

Summary

Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) is seeking talented individuals to join our 10-week summer internship program, hosted from June 13th through August 19th 2022. This internship will provide you with the opportunity to gain firsthand experience into the life of a credit rating agency analyst and to learn valuable skills coveted in any corporate setting. This internship will be based out of our New York office. The application deadline is January 31, 2022.

As an intern, you will:

  • Provide general analytical support for KBRA’s credit analysts.
  • Prepare internal and external presentations and reports in Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Develop spreadsheets and analytical materials to support the ratings process.
  • Evaluate financial statements to forecast future company performance.
  • Contribute to project and research support.
  • Participate in an intern group project.
  • Be exposed to senior level industry experts.
  • Have fun!

In addition to the work you will be completing within your assigned department, there will be either an individual or group capstone project to be completed and presented to senior staff at the end of the internship. This project is meant to be an opportunity to apply existing skills and knowledge as well as what has been learned throughout the summer. There will also be opportunities to meet and interact with your fellow interns through Lunch and Learns, social events, and other enrichment workshops.

About You

You excel in a fast-paced, intellectual, and friendly environment. You have a natural analytical aptitude towards problem solving and don’t mind rolling up your sleeves to get the work done.

Required Key Skills/Expertise:

  • Undergraduate concentration in any area.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Strong appetite for knowledge, especially in data and finance.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Ability to take initiative and work independently, as well as work closely with partners in a collaborative environment.

About Us

KBRA is a global full-service rating agency on a mission to set a standard of excellence and integrity. Established in 2010 as a challenger brand, KBRA remains dedicated to the restoration of trust in credit ratings. We accomplish this through the creation of new standards for assessing risk and by offering accurate and transparent ratings. KBRA provides market participants with an alternative solution through our timely and in-depth research across various sectors. Since the company was founded, we have published over 40,000 ratings. KBRA has over 400 employees located across the United States (in New York, Pennsylvania and Maryland) and in Dublin, Ireland and London, England.

KBRA encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.