Bloomberg Intelligence Tax Policy Analyst - DC or New York - Contract

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jun 21, 2017 - Requisition No. 59104

Bloomberg Intelligence 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.
We're looking for someone to be based out of either our New York or DC office.

We'll trust you to:

  • 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 Intelligence, 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

What we'd love to see:

  • 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.
  • Willingness to travel to regional offices as needed.
  • Knowledge of the Bloomberg Terminal a plus

If this sounds like you:

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.

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