Data Contributions Analyst (Contractor)

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jan 5, 2017 - Requisition No. 56354

Bloomberg runs on data. In the Global Data team, we're responsible for supplying it - which also means we solve problems. On any given day, we identify ways we can make the company's processes and software more efficient. And help Bloomberg's prestigious help desk answer complex client questions. And isolate, collect, and process billions of data points, too.

The team:

We enjoy collaborating with others to ensure that content is not only brought onto the Bloomberg Terminal quickly but securely and efficiently!

Content Acquisition & Business Management (CABM) is comprised of several teams: Pricing, Research, Exchanges, Product Development, Contracts, and Market Structure. We onboard an incredible amount of content so it's imperative that it's discoverable, compliant, done in an efficient manner, and compliments other Bloomberg products.

We provide top level and front line technical support to our clients. We work to troubleshoot issues from inception to resolution. Our exemplary customer service means that we manage and support partnerships with new and existing research providers to set up, maintain, upgrade and train users on distribution feeds all whilst working to address bespoke requirements.

You need to have:

  • BA/BS in Business, Finance, Computer Science
  • 1-3+ years of financial and/or data analysis experience
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Excel/VBA/macros
  • Proven ability to interrupt technical specialization- Advanced proficiency in a programming language (Python, SQL, Java etc.)
  • Ability to multi-task and work independently as well as collaboratively within a team environment
  • Excellent Communication, Analytical and Customer Service skills
  • Commitment to enhancing and developing products

It would be great if you had:

  • Knowledge of any of the following financial applications: Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, FactSet, CapitalIQ, Morningstar Direct
  • Ability to interact with clients within the financial industry
  • Familiarity with content management tools
  • Fluency in an additional language is an added advantage

This is a temporary position and is located in either our Princeton, NJ or New York City, NY offices.

What Bloomberg does - and how you can make your mark here:

Bloomberg delivers critical information in a world where information matters. We give influential decision makers in business, finance and government a competitive edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of news, people and ideas. To do that, we need a constant flow of ideas, energy and innovation-which is where you come in.At Bloomberg, you will have the opportunity to go above and beyond and to take risks. Be a part of an organization that is entering new markets, launching new ventures and pushing boundaries. Our ever-expanding array of technology, data, news and media services fosters innovation and empowers clients - and offers nearly limitless opportunities for career growth.

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!

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