Senior Analyst, HY Credit/Lev Fin

Newport Beach, USA
Jan 20, 2021
Feb 13, 2021
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
About Us:

We are PIMCO, a leading global asset management firm. We manage investments and develop solutions across the full spectrum of asset classes, strategies and vehicles: fixed income, equities, commodities, asset allocation, ETFs, hedge funds and private equity. PIMCO is one of the largest investment managers, actively managing more than $1.91 trillion in assets for clients around the world. PIMCO has over 2,800 employees in 17 offices globally. PIMCO is recognized as an innovator, industry thought leader and trusted advisor to our clients.

PIMCO is one of the world's premier fixed income investment managers with thousands of professionals around the world united in a single purpose: creating opportunities for our clients in every environment. Since 1971, we have brought innovation and expertise to our partnership with the institutions, financial advisors and millions of individual investors who entrust us with their assets. We aspire to cultivate performance and leadership through empowering our people, diversity of thought, and a commitment to an inclusive culture that engages in our global communities.

Position Description:

Senior Research Analyst, Opportunistic and Distressed Corporate Credit (Public Markets)

We are seeking a Senior Research Analyst focused on scalable public markets, opportunistic credit (long ideas generally) in the bank loan and high yield space, generating and working through ideas that will fit a variety of vehicles. This individual will work with Portfolio Managers across the firm across Credit, GCOF, BRAVO. We need a flexible thinker, and someone who is able to roll up one's sleeves and engage with companies/advisors/other debtholders.
● Source differentiated investment ideas in leverage loan and high yield bond space, including both secondary trades and proprietary primary transactions.
● Analyze and underwrite complex corporate credit investments with meaningful total return opportunity that derives from structural issues and/or fundamental industry issues
● Drive negotiation and documentation of customized new issue and light restructurings
● Interact extensively across the public desk with portfolio managers/traders to implement strategies

Position Requirements:

● Minimum of 8 years experience investing in U.S. leveraged finance / corporate credit in public markets
● Prior established relationships with restructuring community (both advisory firms and other buy-side firms) to drive idea flow as well as ease execution of ideas where collaboration with other debt holders is required or desirable
● Must have comfort with legal and structural elements of leveraged corporate capital structures, including key elements of loan documentation and bond indentures


PIMCO is committed to offering a comprehensive portfolio of employee benefits designed to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Benefits vary by location but may include:
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Life insurance and travel coverage
  • 401(k) (defined contribution) retirement savings, retirement plan, pension contribution from your first day of employment
  • Work/life programs such as flexible work arrangements, parental leave and support, employee assistance plan, commuter benefits, health club discounts, and educational/CFA certification reimbursement programs
  • Community involvement opportunities with The PIMCO Foundation in each PIMCO office
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