Bloomberg Trading Solutions Support
Returner Insight Event
Dates: 18 March 2020
Programme: Insight Event for Returners
Bloomberg’s Analytics department is excited to partner with Women Returners to host an Insight Day to provide information about the opportunities in their Electronic Trading and Tradedesk Support teams.
Bloomberg’s Insight Event is an initiative to support and engage talented candidates who have experience in financial services and are looking to return to full-time roles after a career break.
Bloomberg is committed to developing a more diverse workforce and recognises both the value of returners and the challenges you can encounter in restarting your careers in suitable corporate roles.
Insight Event Format & Benefits to Participants
Bloomberg Analytics and Women Returners will host an insight morning for a small group of returning professionals with specialised financial services experience. As a participant, you will have the unique opportunity to learn more about the Trading Support roles in our Bloomberg Analytics department through business presentations, panel discussions and networking with business leaders as well as members of the Bloomberg Women’s and Working Families Communities. You will participate in a coaching workshop to develop your personal brand and interview skills. You will also benefit from networking with a like-minded peer group. The day will comprise of activities and discussions to potentially match your career goals, experience, and skills, with relevant roles in the department.
Following the circle, participants may be invited to apply for a permanent role through a specific application process. A number of roles are available across Bloomberg Trading Solutions Support. Successful applicants will receive structured training and return-to-work coaching support.
What they are looking for:
- Candidates who have had a career break of a minimum of 18 months (as at March 2020). During this time, you may have worked on a small-scale or self-employed basis to fit around your other commitments, or have not done any paid work for a number of years.
- Previous knowledge and experience of order management or electronic trading systems
- Understanding of regulation affecting the market
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- A passion for collaboration
- Availability to start in a permanent role in 2020
The Bloomberg Trading Solutions Insight Day will take place at Bloomberg’s London office on 18th March 2020.
Registration Process and Deadline
Please sign up with them and submit your CV and cover letter via this link. You will receive a notification to let you know if you have been selected once they have reviewed your CV.
Closing date for applications is 28 February 2020. Applicants will be notified if they have been selected to attend the event by 6 March 2020.
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About Bloomberg Analytics – Trading Solutions Support
In global markets, buy-side and sell-side professionals strive to achieve the best execution across multiple asset classes. The Bloomberg Terminal provides trading solutions and sophisticated analytics to meet these needs, all on a single platform. Their global markets electronic trading platforms connect to all Bloomberg and 3rd party Order Management Systems (OMS). This allows their clients to monitor, trade, allocate and perform transaction cost analysis (TCA) on their trades for each asset class and seamlessly interact with their chosen OMS.
They are looking for individuals with market knowledge and expertise to support their buy-side and sell-side clients across all asset classes.
You will start your journey by completing their comprehensive Analytics & Sales training program, covering all aspects of the financial markets: economic principles, market players and asset classes – while teaching you all there is to know about the functionality and analytical tools Bloomberg has to offer!
You will join one of their Analytics teams, delivering exceptional customer support to our clients while working towards an asset class specialism. Following the completion of your specialism, you will move into a team of passionate and high-performing electronic trading support representatives responsible for our suite of electronic trading products including FXGO (Foreign Exchange), EMSX (Equity) and FIT (Fixed Income), or in one of our Tradedesk teams covering their Order Management Solutions (AIM and TOMS).
There are multiple opportunities to further your career across the department or the company, such as becoming a Subject Matter Expert within the team, or progressing into one of their Order Management or Electronic Trading Sales teams. You could go on to take up a Leadership position, or pursue a role in their Product or Implementations teams.