Posted Aug 19, 2016 - Requisition No. 53629
You enjoy finding opportunities within the financial markets driven by market or company events. You are always listening to the pulse of the financial markets for the latest news and movements.
You dig deeply into companies to understand the actions they take and why. You look beyond the headlines to understand the importance of the underlying data and how events are related across companies and industries.
You enjoy solving various problems and creating efficiencies. You’re just the sort of person we are looking for to join our Corporate Events team in Global Data.
Bloomberg runs on data. We are responsible for managing, interpreting, enhancing and reporting corporate events content for equity markets and other asset classes including funds. With market complexity increasing, managing our corporate events in the timeliest and most accurate manner while delivering key insights to our clients stands as a top priority. Leveraging deep product knowledge, strong client relationships and interactions, and innovative thinking we are constantly striving to develop the best-in-class Corporate Events product.
Our team covers all equity-related corporate events including: distributions, M&A activity, IPOs, equity changes, and meetings.
You will take part in the Global Data Training Programme for two-weeks which will help you build the foundation for your entire career at Bloomberg. Joining the Global Data Departments means that you are a part of one of the world's leading sources of data, providing accurate, up-to-the-second insights for financial market professionals. You will develop the product knowledge, learn about our clients and their needs and build relationships throughout the company. The training will teach you financial concepts, data and the functions of our state-of-the-art Bloomberg Terminal.
As your experience grows, you will be expected to have greater influence on Bloomberg's coverage of the Corporate Events product, whether that is through technical or market expertise, project management or leadership.
Develop and increase knowledge across all Corporate Events
Maintain, improve and deliver accurate, high quality information for the Bloomberg Terminal
Assist our world-renowned client support help desk with escalated client inquiries
Apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative work-flow efficiencies and implement technology solutions to enhance our processes and software
Liaise with other departments, such as Product, Sales, News and Research & Development to enhance relevant product databases
Manage large and complex data projects related to Corporate Events
Take ownership and be active with key areas of responsibility.
BA/BS in Business, Finance, Accounting, Computer Science, Economics or equivalent work experience
Fluency in English, French, and Arabic
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, particularly client management
Prior experience or strong knowledge and understanding of corporate finance
Keen interest in information management and technology and product development
Ability to adapt in a fast paced changing environment
A background in equity markets with additional knowledge of corporate events (M&A, IPO, distributions, etc.)
Prior leadership experience
Knowledge in information technology and statistical analysis or computer programming (for example VBA, SQL, MATLAB, Python, Regex)
Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are!
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