Portfolios Data Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Nov 28, 2017 - Requisition No. 63585

You love the pace of the financial markets. You're the type of person who has a passion for taking raw numbers and turning them into actionable insights for the world's business and financial decision makers. You live for the detail and understand the importance of the underlying data that inspires news and analysis. You enjoy working with clients and you're that person who knows what customer service really means. You enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems. You're just the sort of person we are looking for to join Global Data.

The Team

Bloomberg runs on data. Our team is responsible for the accuracy of positions within investment portfolios held by funds and individual investors across Europe, Middle East and Africa. Whether you are sourcing relevant market data from new or existing providers, processing complex financial data or implementing technology solutions to enhance our processes and software, your work will ensure that we deliver accurate market data to the financial world first!

What you can expect from this opportunity?

You will take part in the Global Data Training Programme which will help you build the foundation for your entire career at Bloomberg. Joining the Global Data department 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 enhance your financial 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 in the team grows, you will be expected to have greater influence on developing and expanding the scope of Bloomberg's Portfolios product. The role involves liaising directly with Fund managers, to procure and on-board investment portfolios to Bloomberg Terminal. Demonstrating knowledge and passion for the fund industry is necessary.

We'll trust you to:

  • Develop and maintain relationships with key decision makers
  • Source new portfolio data and add it to the database
  • Maintain the existing proprietary database
  • Liaise closely with the sales teams
  • You will also be required to develop workflow processes, support product development and work closely with Engineering and Business teams
  • Provide a platinum level of service to Bloomberg customers

We need you to have:

  • A degree in Finance/Economics/Business preferred, or equivalent work experience
  • Relevant work experience or previous internships in a client service, sales support or analysis role in the Fund Management industry
  • A strong desire to build up a network within the Fund Management industry
  • Proven ability to build and maintain client relationships, including cold calling
  • Effective research and analysis skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Aspiration to develop technical skills
  • Availability to start before February 2018

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!

In the meantime feel free to have a look at this:

https://www.bloomberg.com/careers/global-data/

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.Does this sound like you?

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