Role details

Vice President - Financial Planning & Analysis

Boston   •   USD150,000 - USD170,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Boston based
  • Financial Services

About Our Client

My client is one of the largest financial services entities in the world. Highly reputable and a leader in its field, they are aggressively expanding their FP&A team at a senior level.

Job Description

The Senior Analyst will be the lead analyst responsible for analyzing financial and business results. This role incorporates several key areas; responsible for all financial reporting (across all regions, businesses, channels; across all scenarios, actuals, budget, forecast, prior year), and advancement of key analytics for executive management.

The incumbent would ideally have relevant industry background in a complex global asset management firm. The position requires excellent financial modeling and analysis ability coupled with strong communication, collaboration, managerial and time management skills. Candidate will need to be a creative, self-starter, and be a critical contributor in the Group in the advancement of implementing best practices, and development of new and key tools used by the finance teams.

As a key member of the finance team, the successful candidate will be comfortable interfacing and presenting to senior management both within the finance team, and the line of business. The position is a key hire as Finance seeks to advance and rebuild its core finance and business management capabilities in support of driving better decision making and evaluating opportunities which improve the organization's overall profitability.

The Successful Applicant

In return for a competitive remuneration package, you will posess the following:

  • 7+ years of experience in accounting, finance or business analysis, preferably in financial services
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance required;
  • Progress towards completing an MBA or CFA preferred
  • Background in financial controls and processes preferred;
  • Strong communication and presentation skills, ability to interact with senior levels;
  • Advanced model development and application of financial metrics (i.e. NPV, IRR, etc)
  • Exhibits an exceptional standard of quality which includes attention to detail, organization, superior analysis and problem solving and accountability for excellent results;
  • Demonstrated ability to deal with ambiguity, change and a dynamic business environment
  • Candidate needs to be a strong team player, self-starter who approaches work professionally, demonstrates initiative and has the ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Experience operating in an offshore/onshore team a plus;
  • Experience with Khalix, Cognos, Oracle and Essbase a plus;
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite; advanced Excel analysis skills (i.e. Vlookup, Pivot Tables, advanced graphing etc.), ACCESS and PowerPoint skills are required to succeed in the role.
  • Experience with ETF products highly desireable.

What's on Offer

Dependent upon the successful candidate, the Bank can offer the following:

  • $150,000 - $170,000 base salary
  • Performance related bonus scheme
  • Vice President title
  • Generous benefits package
  • Work-life balance arrangements.

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