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Data Strategy

Trusted data sourcing and delivery is at the core of the Dow Jones brand and a vital pillar of our legacy as an information provider. Join our data strategy team and help the world’s biggest companies and influential leaders make timely decisions, identify business opportunities and manage risks. The Dow Jones data strategy team delivers highly-accurate, integrated proprietary and third party data – from millions of articles and tens of thousands of news and business sources in almost 200 countries – across customers’ feeds and APIs every day.

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Dow Jones Data Analyst (6 months Contract) in SINGAPORE, Singapore

Job Description:

Dow Jones is looking for a Data Analyst to join our R&C Managed Services team who will be responsible for performing name screening and adjudication of AML alerts. As a Data Analyst, you will work on a client project with a team of Data Analysts whose primary responsibility is to ensure accurate review and high quality, timely deliveries to sensitive and high risk alerts. You will report to the Manager, R&C Managed Services.

The R&C Managed Services team is integral to Dow Jones Data Strategy. The R&C Managed Services leverages our market-leading research expertise and methodologies to assist organizations with data-related projects, providing value-added services to deliver projects on time and within budget.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about data, gives attention to detail, enjoys working in a dynamic environment and has a professional attitude.

This is a 6 months contractual role and an onsite project where you have to work at a client's office premises.

You Will

  • Be responsible to analyze and investigate name matches by applying business, regulatory and country knowledge (where applicable) during the review and disposition of alerts.

  • Perform watch list screening for name matching, utilizing an understanding of Bank AML and OFAC regulatory policies and procedures.

  • Consolidate multiple data sets and analyze the data accurately and efficiently. Identify problems as they arise and provide appropriate solutions in a timely manner

  • Mitigate AML risks by clearing false positives and escalate cases that may raise suspicion to risk.

  • Be responsible for ensuring accurate, complete and up-to-date internal documentation

  • Operate within agreed business SLAs and confidentiality standards.

  • Contribute to both team and product-initiated projects

You Have

  • Fluency in English. Any other language skills will be a plus

  • Confidence to make judgment calls and justify your decisions

  • Ability to accurately analyze a situation, make connections between data and solve the problem

  • Logical bent of mind and sharp eye to detail

  • Resourcefulness to readily adapt to changing customer expectations

  • Ability to work independently assuming ownership of work

  • An openness to different views and opinions and an appreciation for team diversity


  • Experience with name (or transaction) screening in the banking environment

  • Previous experience with Factiva, Dow Jones Risk and Compliance (or similar products)

  • Experience working on excel data

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Business Area: PIB - DATA STRATEGY

Job Category: Data Analytics/Warehousing & Business Intelligence

Union Status:

Non-Union role

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 37587