Job purpose:

  • Candidates should possess strong analytical skills and be able to work in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • We are seeking professionals with experience in quantitative or analytical fields, eager to join a high-performance asset management firm like BlackRock
  • Candidates should possess excellent project management capabilities along with strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Candidate must have a high aptitude towards financial analysis software such as Excel in order to be successful in this role
  • Advanced knowledge of PowerPoint would be beneficial
  • Also, the ideal candidate should have a marked service attitude and must be willing to go an extra mile for exceeding internal clients’ expectations.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Play a key role in the annual planning process together with monthly forecasting and monthly MI reporting
  • Play a central role in expense and headcount management. Orientate and help the business to discover potential areas where cost reductions could be achieved
  • Partner the Financial Controller team on month end reporting processes
  • Partner with the business to drive a robust client view forecasting process through standardising forecast materials, enhancing system loads and enriching business materials and discussions
  • Provide orientation, guidance and critical partnership to the India EII FP&A team
  • Create a cohesive narrative in communicating results to senior management and present data in a simple and clear manner
  • Develop solid subject matter expertise in the ETF and Index Investment space and be able to pass that knowledge and train other colleagues
  • Support the business in relation to strategic projects and adhoc financial analyses as required.


  • Strong academics including bachelor’s degree in a numeric discipline
  • Experience in understanding and reviewing financials
  • Displays financial acumen in reviewing and narrating outcomes of financial analysis
  • Broad understanding of key FP&A processes including budgeting and forecasting
  • Experience acting as a successful finance business partner
  • Knowledge of the asset management industry and investments
  • Experience with financial modelling is preferred
  • Advanced Excel skills and strong PowerPoint skills required, experience with TM1 Cognos preferred VBA skills a plus
  • Strong organizational, planning, quantitative and problem-solving skills; strategic and creative thinking
  • Able to work effectively under pressure and in a rapidly changing environment in order to meet deadlines
  • History of effective multi-tasking, expectation setting, escalation of issues, where appropriate
  • Focused attention to detail and high standards for quality and accuracy in his/her work product
  • Ability to find/ identify patterns in granular data and articulate a simple explanation for senior management
  • A great attitude and strong work ethic
  • Collaborative, team-oriented, service-oriented
  • A desire to work in a high-energy environment with a dedicated commitment to excellence
  • Comfortable interacting with all levels of management.

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