2023 Global Data Analytics - Beijing

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Posted Sep 9, 2022 - Requisition No. 108403

Bloomberg runs on data, and data drives the market. Our Data team acquires and supplies this data to our clients. Teams work collaboratively to collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal - the data ultimately feeding and moving the financial markets.

The Role:

You will be on the Global Data Analytics (GDA) team, a fast-paced, high-energy group of specialists and analysts that support Bloomberg clients such as Portfolio Managers, Financial Analysts, and Traders, in the interpretation of both our proprietary and contributed data. Client interaction is therefore key to the role. You’ll also analyse data in order to gain insight into the needs of our clients and contribute to strategic business plans and product development. Aside from working with clients, your data analysis and technology skills will be put to use to add efficiencies to our workflows and processes.

Where can the role take me?

After working in GDA, you will have the opportunity to move to a product-based team within the larger Global Data department either as a Data Analyst or a Data Specialist. Data Analysts possess a unique combination of technical skills and business insight, as well as strong communication and ability to build relationships. They use these skills to extract, transform and load timely, accurate and comprehensive data accessible to our clients across various Bloomberg platforms. Data Specialists play a critical role in ingesting and analysing data, handling workflow processes to solve client problems, and providing superior customer service. This may include monitoring industry events and executing upon a variety of projects aimed at improving the timeliness, accuracy, and quality of our data.

This is an entry level role where you’ll need to have:

  • A bachelor's degree preferably in Finance, Economics, Computer Science or Business 
  • Strong passion for data, technology and finance 
  • Fluency in English and Chinese 
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Interest and/or experience in client and stakeholder management 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Applications, particularly Excel  and in Python programming language 
  • Familiarity with data processing paradigms and associated tools and technologies 
  • Solid attention to detail and strong evidence of decision-making and problem solving skills 
  • Eagerness to learn and collaborate 
  • Interest in and aptitude for technology 
  • Adaptability in a frequently changing environment

We’d love to see:

  • Exposure to Bloomberg products such as the Professional Service 
  • A master’s degree in Finance or Economics 
  • Project management skills and/or experience 
  • Working knowledge of VBA and/or SQL

Does this sound like you?

Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this: https://www.bloombergchina.com/company/

Please note this is a two stage application process, following the submission of your candidate details you will receive an email with directions to complete an online assessment. Your application will not be complete until you have submitted the assessment. 
Bloomberg is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, sexual and other reproductive health decisions, parental or caring status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or maternity/parental leave, protected veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Bloomberg is a disability inclusive employer. Please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments to be made for the recruitment process. If you would prefer to discuss this confidentially, please email apac_recruit@bloomberg.net. 

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