Commodities Data Analyst

Careers at Bloomberg

Sao Paulo

Posted Apr 11, 2017 - Requisition No. 58025

You love the pace of the financial markets. Your passion is for commodities and you're always on the pulse with the latest market movements. You're the type of person that looks beyond the headline. You live for the detail and understand the importance of the underlying data that inspires news and analysis.You enjoy the challenge of solving complex problems. You're just the sort of person we are looking for to join our Commodities team in Global Data.

The Team:

Bloomberg runs on data. As a team we're responsible for improving and reporting commodities related content for the Bloomberg Terminal. Whether you are sourcing market data from new or existing providers, processing complex financial data or implementing technology solutions to enhance our processes and software, your work will expand your ability to handle data, your research skills and bolster your financial knowledge.

What you can expect from this opportunity?

Joining the Global Data department means that you are a part of one of the world's leading sources of data; providing accurate, up-to-the-second insights for financial market professionals. You will improve your product knowledge, learn about our clients and their needs and build relationships throughout the company. Our data team takes raw numbers and turns them into actionable insights for the world's business and financial decision makers. We're looking for people with a passion to learn about the markets and a love of the crucial detail. As your experience grows, you will be expected to have greater influence on Bloomberg's coverage of the commodities market, whether that is through technical or market expertise, project management or leadership.

We will trust you to:

  • Maintain, improve and deliver accurate, high quality information for the Bloomberg Terminal
  • Apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative work-flow efficiencies and implement new solutions to enhance our data offering
  • Manage large and complex data projects related to specific commodity market datasets
  • Assist our world-renowned client support help desk with escalated client inquiries
  • Liaise with other departments, such as Product, Sales, News, Bloomberg Intelligence and Research & Development to improve relevant product databases

We need you to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent qualification
  • Strong analytical and project management skills
  • Dedication to enhancing and developing products
  • Strong knowledge of Excel, as well as Python or other coding languages
  • Fluency in English and Portuguese or Spanish
  • Prior experience or strong knowledge and understanding of the commodity markets

We'd love to see:

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of the agricultural market

Does this sound like you?Apply! If you think we're a good match, we'll get in touch with you to let you know the next steps.We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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