Bloomberg Intelligence Tax Policy Analyst - Contract

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Apr 3, 2017 - Requisition No. 57882

Bloomberg Intelligence (formerly known as Bloomberg Industries) provides a comprehensive view of an industry and its key constituents and, combined with the power of the Bloomberg Professional service, gives you unsurpassed depth and breadth at the sector, industry and company levels. Bloomberg Intelligence also offers valuable written analysis, industry data and interactive charting and functions from a team of independent experts, giving trading and investment professionals deep insight into where crucial industries stand today and where they may be heading next. You would be part of this expanding team responsible for determining the impact of government legislation, contracts, regulations, and litigation on industry, companies and financial markets.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Identify, prioritize, research, and track key legislation and regulation for the Treasury/Tax industry, particularly for issues relating to domestic and international corporate tax rates and reform.
  • Help build and maintain legislative and regulatory watch lists.
  • Facilitate research and analysis between all relevant Bloomberg analysts, including those at Bloomberg Industries, Bloomberg Government and Bloomberg BNA.
  • Author and co-author research on cross-industry and industry-specific legislation/regulation for use in the BI function and other functions on the Bloomberg terminal.
  • Engage in primary research, including regular dialogue with Congressional and agency staffers, companies and associations, and related participants.
  • Write research on a regular basis and communicate it to relevant Bloomberg terminal clients via phone calls, in-person meetings, and online chat.
  • Identify, support and maintain critical policy-related data and functionality on the Bloomberg terminal.

Qualifications

  • 4+ years of progressively responsible experience in federal government policy analysis, specializing in the Treasury/Tax sector
  • General knowledge of the Financial Services industry.
  • Exceptional primary research and writing skills.
  • Experience interpreting financial statements and performing quantitative financial analysis.
  • Knowledge of advanced concepts, practices, and procedures of finance and accounting.
  • Self-starter, independent thinker and collaborative team player.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Political Science or a related field, or equivalent experience.
  • CFA certification or MBA degree preferred.
  • Must be willing to travel to regional offices as needed.
  • Knowledge of the Bloomberg Terminal a plus

The Company

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 accurately - is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 315,000 subscribers globally. Bloomberg's enterprise solutions build on the company's core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively.

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