Merritt Staffing

Senior Municipal Data Analyst

Stamford, Connecticut
$75,000 / year
Sep 20, 2016
Nov 19, 2016
Employer Type
Employment Type
Full Time

Growing Stamford financial technology company is looking for a municipal data analyst to join their team.

Job Description:

Review municipal bond offering documents, continuing disclosure agreements and disclosure filings in order to conduct detailed 15c2-12 Continuing Disclosure reviews of municipal borrowers:

•           Advanced analysis for determining critical parties to bond deals along with pertinent details regarding specific disclosure obligations

•           Research relationships between various municipal legal entities and obligors to ensure that all debt has been identified, across possible issuing vehicles

•           Research and analyze financial reports and other disclosure filings for their content as well as for inaccuracies in borrower submissions to regulators

•           Review and interpret system generated analyses, challenge those analyses, and improve upon them

•           Communicate with clients, prospects, issuers, data vendors and government agencies (including presenting analyses, answering questions, etc.)

•           Opportunity to participate in the specification of enhancements to our various software applications

•           Conduct ad hoc municipal research and data querying, gathering and validation projects

•           Review work performed by junior analysts

•           Responsible for accurate and on-time delivery of designated client work


•           Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Finance, Public Policy, or other related field

•           Prior experience analyzing bond or other offering documents required

•           Knowledge of Municipal Industry required

•           Self-starter with high degree of initiative

•           Process-oriented, with focus on effectiveness and efficiency; highly organized; strong attention to detail and thoroughness

•           Exercise good judgment

•           Must have clear written and oral communication skills

•           Dedicated to quality and continuous improvement

•           Willingness to learn new things constantly by own initiative

•           Team member and works well independently

•           Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

•           Google docs a plus

•           MySQL query writing skills a plus

Please understand due to the high volume of responses we can only contact those most qualified for the position.
Thank you for applying and we will be happy to contact you if any other appropriate jobs become available