Research Content Acquisition Specialist - Tokyo

Careers at Bloomberg

Tokyo

Posted Nov 3, 2017 - Requisition No. 63082

The research content specialist team sits within Bloomberg's Content Acquisition & Business Management team and leads the way in the management and acquisition of the investment research content which fuels our iconic Bloomberg Terminal and Enterprise Data Solutions.

We have an exciting opportunity for an astute professional, like you, to join the team in our Tokyo office. Using your existing knowledge and relationships, we'll be relying on you to play a pivotal role in rapidly developing our research content and data. You'll be given the autonomy to improve the research product working collaboratively with major local sell-side, buy-side, independent research institutions and data contributors.

We'll trust you to:

  • Expand our Research, Estimates, and Corporate Access content focused on Japan
  • Build relationships with key Buy-sides, Sell-sides, Independent Research and Data provider firms.
  • Identify & qualify target lists of research and data contributors.
  • Negotiate contracts with third party data providers.
  • Work closely with Terminal Sales and other internal business units to clearly define our clients research & data requirements and position our data offering and deliver new content to our users.

What we look for:

  • Minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience in a research/content distribution or research sales oriented role required
  • Ability to self start and work independently with creative ideas to cater to specific requirements of the local markets
  • Strong financial knowledge and market understanding
  • Ability to spot and follow emerging research and data trends
  • Prior experience in sales, relationship management and/or business development
  • Ability to lead multiple projects at the same time and shift priorities quickly
  • Business-level fluency in English and local language
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal and client servicing skills

We'd love to see:

  • Familiarity with financial data and technical infrastructure to release new products
  • Possession of Research related contacts at a senior level
  • Working knowledge of a Bloomberg terminal
  • Knowledge of data sourcing and distribution products and technology

Does this sound like you?

Apply! If we believe that you're a good match, we'll get in touch 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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