ESG Data Analyst
New York, NY
Posted Jul 22, 2021 - Requisition No. 92648
Bloomberg runs on data and data drives the market. At Bloomberg, 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 Global Data, we’re responsible for delivering this data, news and analytics through innovative technology - quickly and accurately.
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) data is increasingly crucial for our clients – providing deeper intelligence than conventional financial analysis alone. Climate change, regulatory pressures, the importance of human capital, and diversity are just a few critical factors global investors consider to best identify emerging risks and opportunities. At Bloomberg, ESG data is displayed alongside fundamental data, backed by news for context, and used to power a growing suite of Sustainable Finance products.
As a team, we are responsible for reporting and enhancing ESG-related content for the Bloomberg Terminal and Enterprise products, including company-reported and normalized metrics, key analytical ratios, industry-specific metrics, and proprietary scores. We apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiencies and we implement technology solutions to enhance our systems, products and processes- and all this while providing platinum customer support to our clients. You will enhance your product knowledge, learn about our clients and their needs, and build relationships throughout the company, all while helping our clients integrate ESG risk and opportunity analysis into their workflows.
Data Analysts possess a unique combination of technical skills and business acumen, as well as strong communication and interpersonal skills. They use these skills to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders to provide timely, accurate, and comprehensive data to our clients. As demand for ESG data increases from our clients, and therefore the amount of companies and data fields we cover, there is a need to implement business and quality rules for programmatic data validation. At Bloomberg, we are building priority ESG performance scores where will need you to help set standards and implement changes for automating workflow processes and quality control. You will need to know your customer and their challenges and workflows, and with this insight, you will bring creative ideas to the table on how we can make our data integration seamless and more efficient. Come see how you can empower smarter and more sustainable business.
We’ll trust you to:
Acquire, update and maintain high-quality financial data using various internal systems and proprietary company software
Maintain and support the ETL ESG third party delivery pipeline
Perform quality control to ensure data accuracy by comparing Bloomberg data to source documentation
Analyze internal processes to identify opportunities for improvement, as well as devise and implement innovative solutions
Design and manage workflow configurations for critical functions such as acquisition, worklist management, and quality control
Establish and maintain relationships with internal departments throughout Bloomberg as well as external clients
Provide customer support for internal users of Bloomberg data across Product and Data teams.
Build ESG subject matter expertise and technical skills to generate premium content
You’ll need to have:
Legal authorization to work full-time in the United States (U.S. citizenship or permanent residency), and will not require visa sponsorship now or in the future
A bachelor's degree, preferably with combined studies Information Systems and Finance, or related business and technology fields
Strong passion for data, technology and finance
Demonstrated project or work experience using one more programming language such as Python or SQL
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to recognize opportunities for process improvement, as well as devise and implement innovative solutions
Strong attention to detail and high degree of demonstrated decision-making and problem-solving skills
Ability to work under pressure and in a frequently changing environment
We’d love to see:
Prior work experience in ESG, information technology, finance, data analysis or research
Established presence in virtual development communities such as GitHub, Stack Overflow and HackerRank
Experience using data visualization tools such as Tableau or QlikSense
ESG-related education such as CFA ESG examination, FSA SASB examination
Does this sound like you?
Apply! If we think you’re a good match we'll get in touch to let you know the next steps.
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