Municipal Fundamental Data Analyst  | Princeton, NJ | Bloomberg Careers

Municipal Fundamental Data Analyst 

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Princeton, NJ

Posted Feb 13, 2023 - Requisition No. 111470

Bloomberg runs on data and data drives the market. In our Data department, we are responsible for on-boarding, analyzing, applying, and supplying it so our clients can make informed decisions from a global perspective.

The Municipals Data team is responsible for the data management of +900K active securities, covering over 30,000 unique issuers across the 50 states, including U.S. territories and commonwealths. As a result, the group manages relationships with market participants to directly source unique, valuable content while using technology to acquire and process publicly available information.

Overall, this aggregated, cleansed, and normalized data fuels Municipal functionality and enterprise products, enabling our clients to follow new deals coming to market and perform portfolio analysis.

The Role:

Bloomberg Data is looking for a highly motivated and driven individual to develop and expand the scope of Bloomberg's Municipal Product. You will be part of a fast-paced environment and will be responsible for Municipal Fundamental and Directories data. Analysts within the team are in constant communication with market participants who are analyzing the financial strength of local governments and municipalities. You will play a key role in producing financial content, calculations, research notes and analyses for our clients using the Bloomberg Terminal, while also inspiring news content that empowers our clients to make the right decisions. Demonstrating a commitment to learning and a passion for the Fixed Income industry is required.

We'll trust you to:

  • Build positive and accountable relationships with clients, colleagues, and partners of the Fixed Income product (including buy- and sell-side firms)
  • Obtain an understanding of the workflows designed to deliver class-leading quality while meeting or exceeding the timeliness demands of the market
  • Collaborate with colleagues to implement solutions and frameworks to enhance our processes, software, and data offerings
  • Maintain the existing proprietary database
  • Provide subject matter expertise to enhance the relationships of our Terminal users by quickly and accurately answering client inquiries
  • Integrate your natural interests and strengths with the Fixed Income product to contribute beyond data acquisition and remediation. Explore new strengths and opportunities by upskilling yourself
  • Support product development based off client needs and interactions

You'll need you to have:

  • 1+ years relevant experience in a role within the Fixed Income financial markets
  • Legal authorization to work in the US without visa sponsorship now or in the future
  • The ability to work independently & in a team environment under deadlines, demonstrating self-motivation
  • Proven ability to build and maintain client relationships
  • Effective research and analysis skills with attention to detail
  • Excellent communication, customer service, and teamwork skills
  • An interest in technology and data analysis
  • Ability to spot market trends and act on them to enhance depth and breadth of coverage
  • Experience researching financial reporting, and evaluating financial statements and economic data?
  • Knowledge of Government Accounting Standards - (GASM) & Financial Accounting Standards - (FASB)
  • Basic experience in Excel, Python, SQL, VBA
  • Experience with identifying efficiencies opportunities within workflows and processes

Bloomberg is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, ancestry, color, gender identity or expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, sexual and other reproductive health decisions, parental or caring status, physical or mental disability, pregnancy or parental leave, protected veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

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