Senior Data Specialist

  • Provincia de Heredia
  • Moodys

The Data Solutions division is the commercial data business that is bringing together a vast catalogue of data to help business decision-makers assess risks and opportunities. We are best known for Orbis, the world’s most comprehensive database of public and private companies. We are also the definitive source of ratings-related data for companies and securities that have been rated by Moody’s Investors Service. We strive to deliver convenience and insight to our customers by eliminating the hassle of sourcing, preparing and accessing data, giving when decisions need to be made. Any analytical activity depends on reliable and accessible data, and we are proud to be a critical information resource for decision-makers around the world.

Responsibilities : This role is responsible for bringing together and summarizing Mergers & Acquisitions information and updating our database, available online to subscribers. You will be assigned a geographical coverage or area of specialism where you will search and document information on data points related to each M&A deal, including but not limited to deal type, payment methods, deal values, deal participants, sources, dates and statuses. While the role may include specific projects or client queries assigned to you by your manager, this is not a customer facing role. Maintain company's historical databases in a timely/accurate manner.

  • Maintain and add real-time news into our M&A historical database via our internal software.
  • With the help of an aggregated news service and via primary internet research you will download, research, prioritize and process all news articles relating to your area/specialism.
  • Improve existing processes and procedures to enhance the speed and accuracy of our product.
  • Expand existing data offering research on regional regulations and new sources of data.
  • Build and update regional documentation, such as internal procedures, news collection methods, definitions, and download processes to ensure standardization amongst research teams.
  • Maintain efficiency standards by efficient individual timekeeping and following research processes.
  • Maintain quality standards by supplying to peer - to - peer checking procedures.
  • Business proficiency in English. Any additional languages are an advantage
  • Bachelor or advanced degree in business, economics, finance, statistics, or related fields preferred
  • 3 + years of professional experience working with Data
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite (word, outlook, excel etc.)
  • Good organization, attention to detail, problem solving
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to shifting priorities
  • Opportunities for growth into a leadership position within the team

Data Solutions Content Management

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