Team Leader - APAC Localization, Hong Kong

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Hong Kong

Posted Jan 24, 2024 - Requisition No. 122794

Bloomberg runs on data. Our products are fueled by powerful information. We combine data and context to paint the whole picture for our clients, around the clock – from around the world. In Data, we are responsible for delivering this data, news and analytics through innovative technology - quickly and accurately. We apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies, and we implement technology solutions to enhance our systems, products and processes - all while providing platinum customer support to our clients.

Our Team:

The Localization Team is responsible for providing translations from English to 11 target languages. We work with partners in Marketing, Sales, Engineering, News, Bloomberg Intelligence and Data. We not only deliver localized content to our partners, but we also assist them in building workflows that make the management of language assets more efficient. We deliver content on the terminal as well as the website, PDF documents and multi-media formats including subtitling and voice-over for video content.

What’s the role?

We are looking for a highly motivated and driven team leader to cover the translation, collaboration and data processes that cater to our Asian Language speaking clients - Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean or Japanese. You will be directly responsible for leading, motivating, and developing a team with strong subject matter expertise, technical skills and strategic development. You will also be working with our business partners across Bloomberg to develop new opportunities for collaboration.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Attract, mentor, develop and retain a team of data analysts and data management professionals who are experts in their field, through processing time-sensitive, high-quality data, data analysis, data management, and project management
  • Mobilize the team to design and implement proactive data quality management supported by client-focused metrics and process observability (i.e. business intelligence)
  • Develop data modeling and ETL skills within the team and collaborate with Engineering teams to develop a robust data product that can deliver value across multiple client-facing products
  • Ensure consistency and quality while delivering excellent customer service to internal and external customers
  • Identify and implement improvements to workflow and operational efficiencies
  • Collaborate with Sales and Engineering staff to support the development of our Localization product

You’ll need to have:

  • Fluency in Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Korean or Japanese as well as English
  • A minimum of 3+ years of relevant leadership experience or strong relevant experience as an individual contributor
  • Strong demonstrated experience in content localization
  • Demonstrable experience with data analysis using tools such as Python, SQL, and/or Qlik Sense
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and capable of balancing multiple projects and driving them to completion
  • Ability to deliver clear and concise documentation that supports business requirements, use cases, and process improvement flow charts

If this sounds like you:

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Why Bloomberg?

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