Early Careers- Market Development Specialist, FX, North Asia

Early Careers- Market Development Specialist

Financial and Risk

Go to Market (GTM)- Asia

Kick start your future! Intensive training leading to a successful strategy career with Thomson Reuters!

Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. Being responsible and ethical is part of our heritage and a fundamental pillar of our business. If you are a recent graduate with 2-3 years experience in a business analysis, strategy, or sales role, your career matters to us and our Early Careers hiring may be just the right opportunity to kick start your future!

You will be joining an organisation that truly embraces diversity and we want you to bring your unique perspective to our organisation in these exciting entry level strategy opportunities.

We offer an intensive first class learning and development program that brings together the resources, tools and support to optimize your experience and accelerate your development. We want to set you up for a successful long term sales career with Thomson Reuters where you will be promoting our products and solutions to the biggest corporate and financial services institutions across Asia.

At Thomson Reuters, we know your well being is the key to your health, happiness and success — it's how you bring your best to your work, and it's how we bring our best as a company. If you are successful, you will be eligible to receive and participate in industry leading employee benefits package.

Company Overview

Thomson Reuters is the leading source of intelligent information for the world's businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

Role Responsibilities

  • Provide detailed financial models/analysis that with sensitivities evaluate the key drivers of shareholder value in order for the business to make sound business judgments
  • Collaborate with staff to create and validate synergy assumptions that may drive value
  • Act as the key go-to for research, and other problem solving/analytical tasks
  • Work with tax, legal etc. to help optimize the structure of a transaction to minimize the risks for Thomson Reuters
  • Project manage diverse internal and/or external teams during a deal, in particular during due diligence
  • Demonstrate a broad understanding of strategy and how that relates to Business Development activity
  • Ensure that all deals adhere to the internal approval process and take accountability for the preparation of approval notes, including board papers
  • Support on valuation, detailed financial modeling, project management, deal structuring etc., taking account of tax and legal issues

Scope and Impact

  • Associates will have the aptitude to consider multicultural issues when working in teams
  • Associates will provide support on a broad range of transactions, primarily those which could result in Thomson Reuters selling, acquiring or investing to receive/divest equity or assets
  • In addition, the role will ensure governance is adhered to ensure M&A activity does not conflict with other areas within the Group
  • Key impacts: Provide robust and thorough analytical support to ensure that financial models, problem solving analysis, etc. provides insight to drive successful decisions

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree required, ideally in a Finance or business-related subject. Additional knowledge of Marketing and/or Technology a plus
  • Strong analytical/problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of the FX markets and derivatives markets and their workings gained through experience working in the banking, broking or buy-side
  • Ability to think laterally and outside the box
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - ability to communicate, persuade, influence and operate at all levels of management
  • Appreciation of programming and databases.
  • Strong competence with Microsoft Office (especially Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Ability to communicate complex concepts to a broad audience, including senior management
  • Ability to cultivate new client relationships is also critical for success
  • Hungry to learn and stretch
  • Results oriented
  • High energy
  • Self-starter
  • Tenacious to navigate internally to deliver client solutions
  • Team player

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one – collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With over 50,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Bring your ambition to make a difference. We'll bring a world of opportunities.

As a global business we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

To learn more about what we offer, please visit thomsonreuters.com/careers.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.

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