Equity Data Specialist (6 Month Contract) - Hong Kong
Posted Dec 24, 2021 - Requisition No. 99206
Bloomberg runs on data, and our Global Data team acquires and supplies it to our clients. Teams work to collect, analyse, process and publish the data which is the backbone of our iconic Bloomberg Terminal - the data which ultimately moves the financial markets.
We are seeking a number of highly motivated individuals with a background in finance to join our team on a 6 month temporary contract.
This is a great opportunity for graduates of finance, accounting, economics or a related discipline to begin their finance career with us.
The project will involve working with Company Financials team and analysing company financial statements as well as broker estimate data in order to identify specific data points and process them in the internal system.
Strong research and analytical skills are required for this role.
The ideal candidates should be fluent in another language (Mandarin / Korean) in addition to English.
Sourcing and validating raw data as well as doing data quality checks
Analysing company financial statements and identifying specific data points
Updating and processing data onto the database adhering to time sensitivity
Maintaining and enhancing existing database
Applying problem-solving skills to enhance processes and software
Take ownership and be proactive with key areas of responsibilities
Bachelor or / and Master degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Economics or equivalent work experience
Fluency in another language (Mandarin / Korean)
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel
Prior experience / strong knowledge and understanding of the financial markets
Ability to think critically and demonstrate examples of improving or developing processes
Strong organization skills with ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously within tight deadlines
Effective project management skills and ability to prioritize tasks in a fast pace changing environment
Excellent written and verbal communication skills demonstrated in client facing environment
We’d love to see :
Practical experience in interpreting financial statements and strong knowledge / understanding of finance and accounting
Have passed CFA level 1 or working towards the qualification