Global Data Researcher (1 year contract), Hong Kong

Careers at Bloomberg

Hong Kong

Posted Mar 1, 2017 - Requisition No. 57246

Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The company's strength - delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and correctly - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally.

What's the role?

Bloomberg is seeking an enthusiastic and bold individual to join the Global Data team in Hong Kong. Global Data makes Bloomberg the most sought-after data source in the world. We collect, analyze, and present data that informs clients' decisions and move markets.
As a Global Data researcher, your main responsibilities will be to assist analysts on analyzing, updating and maintaining various financial products on the terminal as well as researching and procuring data sources in multiple forms. There is the possibility that your role may be extended or converted to permanent should you perform well.

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Proficiency in Microsoft, Excel, Powerpoint
  • Strong project management and organizational Skills
  • Ability to be deliver meticulous and quality product while multi-tasking and having agility to meet tight deadlines
  • Work in a rapidly changing environment whilst being agile to rapidly adjust to changing workflows and demands
  • Tenacious and creative analytical skills
  • Proficient in both English and Simplified Chinese (both verbally, written and typing), as you will be working on projects involving Mainland companies.
  • Availability to start ASAP
  • Legally authorized to work full-time in Hong Kong and will not require visa sponsorship

We'd love to see:

  • Prior internship or < 2 years of working experiences in relevant field
  • Strong aptitude for change and problem solving, plus the dedication to think creatively
  • Exposure to computer programming (e.g. Python, VBA) or knowledge in data management related disciplines such as data modelling and database management will be advantageous
  • Never settle. Be passionate to take things to the next level and lead the end results by delivering quality on time, both directly and through others

Does this sound like you?

If so, apply today. If we believe you're a match, we'll get in touch with you soon about next steps.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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