What are the graduate/ full-time opportunities available?
We offer entry-level positions in Analytics & Sales, Global Data, and Bloomberg Customer Support. These are open to fresh graduates and professionals with up to 4 years of work experience. Applications are now open and interested candidates can refer to our careers site for more information.
Do you offer a Summer Internship Program? When will applications open?
We have a 10-week structured Summer Internship Program from June – August 2021, targeting penultimate year students graduating in 2022. Openings will be available in different departments including Analytics & Sales, Global Data, Customer Support, and News. Applications open between September – October and interested candidates can refer to our careers site or follow us on WeChat (彭博招聘) for more updates.
I am interested in Software Engineering roles. Are these available in APAC?
We offer Engineering internships and full-time positions in other locations within APAC. You may wish to refer to our global careers site for more information.
What are the requirements to apply to Bloomberg?
We welcome candidates from all backgrounds, degree types and majors. If you have a strong passion in the financial markets, the desire and flexibility to learn and grow in a fast-paced environment, then you might have what it takes to be successful in this role. Certain positions across our APAC offices may have specific technical and/ or language requirements. We recommend you refer to the job description for details.
Can I apply to multiple positions within the same location/region or across regions? (E.g. Americas and APAC)
We recommend you apply to the position that you are most interested in and where you meet the requirements of the role. You may choose to apply to multiple positions but your recruiter will work with you to proceed with the position that best suits your interests.
I was rejected/ unsuccessful in my previous application. Can I apply again?
Yes, you can re-apply for the same position after 6 months for internship positions and 12 months for full-time positions.
Will Bloomberg sponsor my work visa?
Work visas are supported on a case-by-case basis. Sponsorship requirements vary across the offices so you may wish to refer to the job description or speak to your recruiter for more information.
I have a friend who works at Bloomberg. Can he/she refer me?
Yes, a Bloomberg employee can refer you to the position that you are interested in. This can be indicated in the application form and will be reflected in our system upon submission. Referred applicants will go through the same interview process as all other applicants.
What is the application process like?
You can visit our careers website for our application process.
Does the Summer Internship Program have a different selection process from the graduate positions?
No, we have the same selection process for both our Summer Internship and Graduate positions.
What types of questions are asked during the Business interviews?
The interviews will include a mix of technical and behavioral questions related to the role. Your recruiter will advise you at a later stage on how to better prepare yourself for the interview.
Is the Summer Internship Program held virtually or in office?
Internships are usually held in office but protecting the health and safety of our candidates during the COVID-19 outbreak is our highest priority. That is why we are conducting all interviews and internships virtually as we continue to recruit great talent.
Is there any support provided for interns who are situated outside their country of hire?
This is reviewed on a case-by-case basis.
Career Development & Internal Mobility
What support does Bloomberg offer employees to develop their career?
Apart from department-specific training, employees also have access to Bloomberg University – our career development platform which includes thousands of free technical, financial, management, developmental and soft skills classes. Bloomberg University gives our employees a chance to keep learning – whether in the classroom, or at their own pace online.
What is a typical career path for a representative in Analytics/ Customer Support/ Global Data?
Because of the nature of our industry and the entrepreneurial spirit of the company, we have a very unique corporate culture and a relatively flat organization. This means employees can have many different career pathways and possibilities at Bloomberg – across departments, specialties, geographies and business areas.
Are there opportunities to work in other offices?
Yes, job openings across all offices are available to Bloomberg employees to apply internally. If you are successful in your application, the company will support your internal move to another department or job location.
Compensation & Benefits
What is the salary for the internship/entry-level positions?
We offer a competitive package. Your recruiter can give you more information about this at the end of the selection process, but we cannot disclose compensation numbers at this stage.
What are the benefits offered to Bloomberg employees?
We’re proud to provide all full-time employees with comprehensive healthcare coverage, as well as programs and services to help them and their families manage their health and well-being. In addition to health, dental and vision coverage, we offer disability and life insurance, a retirement savings plan (complete with a generous company match), and an array of wellness programs. We also have perks including fitness and gym reimbursement, commuter savings programs and discounts on products and services. Our benefits do vary from region-to-region, so chat with your recruiter if you want to learn more.
Do you have any other learning resources?
Apart from our careers site, the Bloomberg recruitment team has also launched a series of webinars and workshops for candidates who are interested in a career at Bloomberg. You can also scan the QR code below to follow us on WeChat (彭博招聘) for regular updates and new job openings.