Financial Specialist/Municipal Advisor

Reference: JOB260510
Location: Denver, CO, United States
Employer: Ehlers and Associates
Application deadline: 2 weeks 2 days 22 hours 24 minutes
Contact: Jarrin

As a Municipal Advisor, you will partner with clients and our internal team of experts to facilitate financial planning solutions for our clients.

Key Result Areas and Functions:
• Develop public finance solutions for consideration by local, county, state, school district or other government bodies that address the needs of the community. This includes but is not limited to researching sources and types of financing, analyzing financial and economic data, preparing computer planning models and understanding the implications of applying alternatives. Organize and present information in such a manner that it is understood by a variety of audiences.
• Structure bond issues to meet the capital finance needs of clients. This includes understanding statutory criteria governing the structuring and issuance of debt, federal regulations affecting tax-exempt and taxable municipal debt and market and rating considerations for issuing bonds.
• Address economic development and redevelopment needs for communities. Prepare and deliver presentations at seminars, conferences and other meetings
• Market/Sell Ehlers services and products to current and prospective clients by calling, networking and or meeting with them.
• Prepare and deliver presentations at client meetings, seminars, conferences and etc.
• Performs other duties as required to fulfill the mission of the company.

Minimum Education and Experience:
• Associates Degree in related Public Finance or equivalent.
• 2+ years previous applicable work experience preferred.
• Series 50 Certification or the ability to obtain in a timely manner.
• Will be required to become registered and licensed with MSRB and SEC and certified by National Association of Municipal Advisors.

Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
• Thoroughly understands the field of municipal financing and tax systems.
• Knowledge of Colorado public finance preferred.
• Highly skilled at analysis of technical data and able to develop creative solutions for clients.
• Demonstrates well developed interpersonal skills that create and maintain positive relationships with employees and clients.
• Uses clear and concise written and oral communication skills to exchange information in person and on the phone. Ability to explain complex concepts and modify communication style to fit the needs of the audience.
• Able to work, actively contribute and share ideas in a team environment to achieve individual, team and company goals.
• Ability to understand relationships between budgets and actual performance.
• Must be proficient in MS-Office products.
• Demonstrates exceptional attention to detail and accuracy while managing multiple work activities.
• Prioritizes tasks and organizes work so that deadlines are met and essential work is completed.
• Able to proactively ask questions and request guidance or assistance.
• Able to plan and implement work requirements independently.

Physical Demands of the Position

• Must maintain a valid driver’s license and be able to drive to client meetings.
• May need to operate and transport presentation equipment such as overhead projectors, flip charts, etc. and lift and carry up to 25 pounds on a regular basis.

Ehlers & Associates is an Employee Owned company that offers an excellent salary, rich benefit plan and a great working environment!

Ehlers & Associates is an AAP/Equal Opportunity Employer