Bloomberg Intelligence Federal Spending Analyst

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Posted Mar 14, 2017 - Requisition No. 57538

Bloomberg Intelligence ("BI") provides a comprehensive view of an industry and its key constituents. We give you unsurpassed depth and breadth at the sector, industry and company levels. We offer valuable written analysis, industry data and interactive charting and functions from a team of independent experts. BI research coverage also includes economics, credit, regulation, litigation, and environmental, social, and governance. Our work gives trading and investment professionals deep insight into where crucial industries stand today and where they may be heading next.

You would be part of this expanding team responsible for conducting analysis on a periodic and topical basis and authoring research on government contracts and spending as well as company research within the Government IT Services industry.

We'll expect you to:

  • Work closely with the Technology team analysts to coordinate analysis of companies
  • Monitor and interpret major company developments and identify macro themes and trends affecting the industry.
  • Manage earnings cycle, including previews and reviews.
  • Author thematic analysis of government contract awards and the federal budget.
  • Interact with investors, industry and government contacts, investor relations personnel, and senior management at target companies.
  • Work with Fundamentals & Economic Statistics teams to ensure data completeness and quality control for existing and new data sets of target companies.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal departments and external market professionals.

You should have:

  • 2-5 years of equity research experience, specializing in Government IT Services.
  • Washington experience and understanding of the U.S. Government contract award system.
  • Sell-side or buy-side Research Analyst or Associate experience preferred.
  • Experience interpreting financial statements and performing quantitative financial analysis
  • Knowledge of advanced concepts, practices, and procedures of finance and accounting.
  • Exceptional primary research and writing skills.
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills.
  • Self-starter, independent thinker and collaborative team player.
  • Strong organization skills and capable of handling multiple projects.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
  • CFA designation is preferred.

Interested? Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this:

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