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Bloomberg LP, the premier global financial technology firm, has an exciting opportunity for a corporate communications manager, based in London, with responsibilities for Europe, Middle East and Africa. This person will be a key member of the corporate communications team that develops proactive communications strategies and PR campaigns to promote the firm's wide range of financial technology products and services. These offerings include: data management and enterprise solutions, trading platforms and the Bloomberg Professional service (Bloomberg Terminal), the leading source of data, analytics, news and trading tools for more than 310,000 business and investment professional worldwide.
The ideal candidate will have substantial experience in corporate communications and media relations, preferably at an investment bank, asset management company, hedge fund, stock exchange or financial public relations agency. The best candidate would have familiarity with the Bloomberg Professional service, strong background in financial services communications and demonstrated experience in securing positive press in Europe, Middle East and Africa. Social media proficiency is a must.
The candidate should have a proven track record for creating and carrying out strategic communications plans and public relations campaigns that help build business, preparing senior executives for interviews and strong media relationships. This person should have experience in managing multiple proactive projects simultaneously, the ability to deal with media crises and directing a public relations agency's efforts. Also, the candidate should have strong research, writing, editing and client interaction skills, be a detailed-oriented and organized project manager, perform well under pressure and be a team player. Ability to speak European languages is a plus.
•Proven experience in corporate communications, public relations or related field, either in-house or at a PR agency.
•Background in financial services and technology and/or an ability to translate complicated information into easily understandable terms.
•Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are required.
•Self-motivated and detail-orientated, capable of managing multiple projects.
•Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, financial studies or technology is beneficial
Bloomberg, the global business and financial information and news leader, gives influential decision makers a critical edge by connecting them to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas. The companyâ€™s strength â€“ delivering data, news and analytics through innovative technology, quickly and accurately â€“ is at the core of the Bloomberg Professional service, which provides real time financial information to more than 310,000 subscribers globally. Bloombergâ€™s enterprise solutions build on the companyâ€™s core strength, leveraging technology to allow customers to access, integrate, distribute and manage data and information across organizations more efficiently and effectively. Through Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg New Energy Finance and Bloomberg BNA, the company provides data, news and analytics to decision makers in industries beyond finance. And Bloomberg News, delivered through the Bloomberg Professional service, television, radio, mobile, the Intern
et and two magazines, Bloomberg Businessweek and Bloomberg Markets, covers the world with more than 2,300 news and multimedia professionals at 146 bureaus in 72 countries. Headquartered in New York, Bloomberg employs more than 15,000 people in 192 locations around the world.
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