Assistant Data Specialist (Feeds) - Brussels - 16142BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Bureau van Dijk is a Moody's Analytics company.

We capture and treat private company information for better decision making and increased efficiency. Our flagship product Orbis delivers information on over 310 million private companies – it’s the world’s most powerful comparable data resource on private companies. We show what companies do, how they’re performing, the people that run them, and who owns them.

Our solutions are used by companies, governments and the public sector, academics, financial institutions and professional service firms across the globe. They use them for many different types of projects, all with a common theme - efficiency. Our markets include: credit risk, compliance and financial crime, supplier risk, tax and transfer pricing analysis, data management and business development and strategy.

We have around 1000 employees working in more than 30 offices across the globe.
This role is responsible for maintaining our directors/managers databases that are made available online to our clients via multiple products, and for responding to and assisting clients with their data-related requests. It involves recurring weekly tasks related to the treatment of the database (with over 550 million records).
  • Respond to client requests and inquiries - you’ll perform second line support tasks (as specialist), meaning you’ll assist the first line of support (generalists) to solve data-related issues.
  • Build your knowledge on all the intricate details and interactions of the different elements and procedures within our database.
  • Execute and Improve processes of our data-engine that transform our raw data into the final database used by our products for display to the clients.
  • Identify and solve data or process-related issues when they occur.
  • Ensure the highest data quality.

Qualifications

Required

  • Undergraduate or advanced degree with course work in economics, econometrics, business administration, or any data/information technology related fields preferred.
  • work experience in this sector or other related fields.
  • Strong detail-orientation balanced by the ability to understand the larger picture of a system.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Programming languages and working knowledge of Python (preferred), Excel and relational databases (SQL).
  • Enjoy working as part of a team, as well as undertake projects independently.
  • Strong verbal and writing skills in English.
Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.