Equity Fundamental Data Analyst - Japanese speaker

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Posted Oct 7, 2016 - Requisition No. 54881

You’re the type of person who has a passion for taking raw numbers and turning them into actionable insights for the world’s business and financial decision makers. Your friends all know you as the one who has a true interest in technology and who likes nothing more than spotting a creative way to improve a process. You have a natural eye for detail, and an interest in the financial markets. You are independent and determined, but thrive as part of a team. You enjoy dealing with people, and you’re that person who knows what customer service really means.

What’s the role?:

Company Financials team is looking for a highly motivated and driven a team member for our Japan team. This team, based in Tokyo, is responsible for researching and analyzing financial data for Bloomberg’s Fundamentals product in support of the Japan local markets. The fundamentals product offers customers and internal users As reported, Standardized and Adjusted financials, key analytical ratios, industry specific data points, and Business Line and Geographic Segmentation data for all listed companies globally.
They apply problem-solving skills to identify innovative workflow efficiency, and they implement technology solutions to enhance our systems and processes and all this while providing platinum customer support to our clients.

We will trust you to:

  • Acquire, update, maintain and process financial data using various internal systems and proprietary company software
  • Come up with innovative ways to enhance our systems and to make our data-related processes more efficient
  • Participate in time-sensitive projects, and collaborate with your global colleagues to deliver new initiatives
  • Partner closely with internal departments such as Sales, Analytics, News and Engineering
  • Provide a platinum level of service to Bloomberg customers
  • Start with us anytime soon

You need to have:

  • Business level proficiency in both Japanese and English
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent numerical and communication skills
  • A positive attitude with good inter-personal skills
  • The ability to multi-task, prioritise and work to tight deadlines
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong project management skills
  • Speed and accuracy when processing data
  • Effective problem solving, analytical skills, proficiency with Excel and advanced skills such as VBA, SQL and Python are a plus

We’d love to see:

  • Interest in, and knowledge or experience of the financial markets and financial statements
  • Prior experience of data research or process engineering

If this sounds like you:

Apply! If we think you're a good match we'll get in touch to let you know the next steps.

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