Data Sourcing Operations Specialist Data Sourcing Operations Specialist …

Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Feb 20
Point72 Asset Management
in New York, NY, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 24 Feb 20
Data Sourcing Operations Specialist
Experienced Professionals

New York

Market Intelligence


A Career with Point72's Market Intelligence Group
Market Intelligence is shaping Point72 for the future by combining the most innovative data sources, analysis, and investment tools with the Firm's traditional strengths at deep fundamental analysis of how companies and industries operate. Market Intelligence finds, tests, analyzes, and models alternative data; conducts deep fundamental research; and helps our investment teams generate alpha-producing ideas using our data and research. We produce investment insights by using machine learning techniques, fundamental company analysis, macro and sell-side research, and quantitative methodologies.
Role & Responsibilities
We are looking to recruit a Data Sourcing Operations Specialist to join the Data Sourcing group within our Market Intelligence "MI" Research team. The Data Sourcing Operations Specialist role consists of supporting the daily responsibilities and operations of the data and research Sourcing group within MI Research.

As a Data Sourcing Operations Specialist your responsibilities will include:
  • Data and Research Provider Relationship Management
    • Facilitate requests to add, cancel or otherwise change services with providers
    • Ensure internal use of services are in compliance with the firm's contracts and obligations
    • Assist with collecting and maintaining robust overviews of content providers offerings
    • Stay current on providers content offerings
  • Internal Relationship Management
    • Assist with daily questions and requests from investment teams
    • Assist with new hire on-boarding (determine requirements; coordinate arranging access to content providers, etc.)
  • Coordinate new content provider on-boarding and contract/subscription renewal process
    • Assist with assessing content requirements to ensure proposed services meet our research and/or data needs
    • Negotiate business terms with data and research providers - pricing, access, etc
    • Coordinate contract reviews with legal department
    • Coordinate compliance due diligence review of content providers
    • Coordinate internal data and research expense approvals
  • Sourcing
    • Support teams effort in researching, identifying, evaluating and internally introducing new data and research sources
Desirable Candidates
  • Bachelor's Degree with strong academic performance a must
  • 2-4 years of experience - preferably with an investment management, consulting or data/research firm
  • Self-motivated, ambitious and confident
  • Exposure to contract and pricing negotiations a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive and dedicated work ethic
  • High attention to detail with high quality standards
  • Strong problem solving ability with ability to think creatively
  • Ability to multi-task and switch gears for frequently shifting priorities
  • Ability to work closely and effectively across multiple business units within the Firm; solid team player
Point72 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Point72 is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment. Point72 complies with applicable, local, state and federal laws on the subject of equal employment opportunity.