Strategy Associate - Bloomberg Media

Careers at Bloomberg

New York

Posted Jul 13, 2016 - Requisition No. 50335

The energy of a newsroom. The pace of a trading floor. The buzz of a recent tech breakthrough. We work hard, and we work fast - while keeping up the quality and accuracy we're known for. It's what keeps us inventing and reinventing, all the time. "Our culture is wide open, just like our spaces." We bring out the best in each other. And through our countless volunteer projects, we help bring out the best in the communities around us, too. You can do amazing work here. Work you couldn't do anywhere else. It's up to you to make it happen.

Bloomberg LP has built a significant media business spanning television, digital, magazine, radio and live event platforms across the globe. In the midst of a historic time in the media industry, Bloomberg Media is setting out to become the indispensable source of information for the world's most influential business leaders.

We're seeking a strategy associate to support Bloomberg Media's new direction. This position will have significant exposure to senior executives, an opportunity to own meaningful projects from strategy to execution, and a potentially rich path to career advancement within Bloomberg and the media industry.

Things you'll be able to do:

  • Partner with senior leadership to identify, analyze, and accelerate strategies for growth, influence, and commercial success across all our Media businesses
  • Drive structured analysis of complex business problems
  • Support execution of projects across the business
  • Create presentations and other communications for executives within Media and senior Bloomberg LP management
  • Develop and communicate insights on the impact of competitive and industry movements on our businesses
  • Support the CEO, Chief of Staff, and other Media leadership on priority special projects

You'll need to have:

  • Preferred 4+ years at a top-tier management consulting firm, in corporate strategy at a leading company, or other analytical & strategic roles in media or related industries
  • Demonstrated track record of success
  • Excellence in all areas of strategy development, including project management, business analysis, problem solving, recommendation, and consensus building
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and maturity around senior leaders
  • Highly analytical thinker who finds structure, logic, and insight in complex business problems with limited supervision
  • Top-notch quantitative, modeling, and presentation skills
  • Quick study, with strong sense of curiosity and a desire to learn
  • Desire to push self and others to be their best
  • Entrepreneurial and bold in thinking and action
  • Comfortable with uncertainty; able to make decisions in the context of ambiguity and able to manage & prioritize against multiple projects at any given time
  • Highly productive with an ability to make significant progress with only limited oversight and direction day-to-day
  • High-energy and hard-working, with a positive attitude
  • Generous in spirit towards other colleagues
Similar jobs