Associate - Headcount & Expense (8+ Years)

Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Nikita Gupta

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Job ref: 35276
Published: 11 days ago
Startdate: 09/09/2021

Associate - Headcount & Expense (8+ Years)

An exciting opportunity for a professional having expertise in Headcount & Expense Management.  You will be responsible for partnering across the firm to provide financial and strategic analysis for headcount & expense management. If you feel like this opportunity is for you then read on!

Location:  Mumbai/Bangalore

Your Employer: A leading, global firm with a distinguished clientele providing extensive financial and asset management services.

 Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing, monitoring and reporting the headcount and expenses for the Global business. The key responsibilities include
    • Partnering with the CFO/ CEO for headcount & expense management
    • Driving headcount & expense initiatives eg. location strategy
    • Managing the monthly forecast and annual budget cycle
    • Partnering with the CFO/ CEO in reorganization of functions which includes cost center management and historical restatements
    • Presenting the key business findings and highlighting the risks & opportunities to the senior management
    • Ability to work with multiple groups across the organization
  • Enhance controls and streamline processes, introducing automation where possible.
  • Working with various Essbase add-ins and reporting databases to manage reporting changes.
  • Contributing ideas around improving reporting capabilities and new projects
  • Helping design new reports and dashboards to efficiently deliver the financial results to senior management


  • Minimum of CA or an MBA in Finance is required
  • 8+ years of Finance experience, preferably in Financial Services industry & Headcount and Expense Experience
  • Advanced skills in Excel and PowerPoint, preferably with experience of Hyperion Essbase and Access.
  • Experience in creating Tableau dashboards, Python and Alteryx a plus
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent organizational, management, both verbal & written communication skills

What’s In it for you?

  • An opportunity to define, lead and coordinate the operations of the company
  • Liaise extensively with stakeholders
  • An opportunity to work with a blue–chip firm in a high visibility role

Reach Us: If you think this role is aligned with your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on for a confidential discussion on the role.

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