Technical Portfolios Data Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

London

Posted Dec 28, 2017 - Requisition No. 64154

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 workflows, 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 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.

We'll trust you to:

  • Acquire, update and maintain holdings data using various internal systems and proprietary company software
  • Come up with innovative ways to enhance our systems and to make our data-related processes more efficient, accurate and timely
  • Participate in time-sensitive projects, and collaborate with your global colleagues to deliver new initiatives
  • Develop expertise in fast-moving market sector information
  • Liaise with technology teams to enhance relevant product workflows
  • Provide a platinum level of service to Bloomberg customers

We need you to have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in mathematics, statistics, finance, economics, engineering, computer science or related field
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Knowledge in information technology and statistical analysis or computer programming (for example VBA, SQL, Python)
  • Keen interest in information management and technology and product development
  • Exemplary verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to adapt in a fast paced changing environment
  • Availability to start by February 2018

It would be great if you had:

  • Fluency in second European language
  • Effective project management skills and ability to prioritise tasks accordingly
  • Experience in customer support and/or finance is beneficial

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!

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.

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