Global Data - Contributions Project Manager

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Apr 30, 2018 - Requisition No. 66800

Bloomberg runs on data. In our Global Data business, we're responsible for supplying it. The Content Acquisition and Business Management (CABM) department is responsible for managing, acquiring, and integrating contributed pricing across all OTC asset classes, to drive the value of the Bloomberg Terminal and downstream data products. The department is comprised of several teams focusing on different aspects to the business: Pricing, Research, Exchanges, Product Development, Contracts, and Market Structure.

What’s the role?

We are searching for highly motivated and enterprising individuals to join the Pricing team as a Project Manager, working out of Bloomberg’s London office. In this role you will work with various internal partners, as well as financial institutions across European markets to manage the design, building and troubleshooting of site-to-site technology that links data providers to Bloomberg. In order to do this you will need to build strong and lasting relationships with these institutions, have a deep understanding of the technology they use, and ultimately offer outstanding support to them.

We’ll trust you to:

  • Manage and support a client base of existing data contributors; helping them to maintain and expand their contributed content on Bloomberg
  • On-board and build relationships with new data contributors
  • Work closely with our Content Specialists and Terminal Sales teams to understand local markets, and implement projects which help Bloomberg develop in these areas
  • Find technical solutions to help automate our clients’ workflows and make our internal processes more efficient

What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunities to work closely with key players in the financial industry, including traders and market data managers
  • Work with a global team of motivated data analysts and technical specialists
  • Partner with business managers and our Engineering teams to enhance our products and exceed our customers' expectations
  • Autonomy to develop your own ideas and strategies for the local markets.
  • Real potential for exciting and varied career-progression in our global organisation

You’ll need to have:

  • Keen interest in the financial markets (although past experience is not required)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Deep understanding of technical and operational infrastructure
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a desire to work directly with customers
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Advanced MS Excel Skills to work with large amounts of data and support clients on a proprietary publishing app
  • Business-level fluency in English and one other European Language

We’d loved to see:

  • Working knowledge of Business Intelligence tools
  • Working knowledge of VBA, SQL, Python
  • Fluency in Russian

If this sounds 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: http://www.bloomberg.com/professional

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.

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 access2@bloomberg.net. Alternatively, you can get support from our disability partner EmployAbility, please contact +44 7852 764 684 or info@employ-ability.org.uk.

Salary: Competitive + Benefits

Opening Date: 1st May 2018
Closing Date: 29th May 2018

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