The Business Finance organization plays a critical role as trusted business partner to the business units, supporting all analysis, reporting and planning needs of the business. We produce budgets, short and long range forecasts; create and analyze business metrics and identify cost savings opportunities; deliver economic insight into the relationships between costs and revenues to improve the financial success of the business going forward.
This position supports the Client Solutions Group in BlackRock Solutions, which is made up of the Fiduciary and Liability Driven Investments (LDI) businesses which are key growth areas of the firm offering strategic long term solutions to our clients. The role is part of the broader Business Finance team which supports the BlackRock Solutions (BRS) and Institutional businesses.
Assist with all FP&A activities for the Client Solutions Group:
Producing comprehensive monthly business review reports covering revenues, AUM, sales, expenses and headcount
Supporting pricing projects, determining the pricing structure for fiduciary mandates that span multiple product teams
End to end ownership of the Client Solutions AUM reporting, understanding AUM from both a client and an investment management perspective
Providing insightful sales and revenue analysis
Support the monthly expense and revenue forecast processes and the equivalent annual budget processes
Improve and automate processes, including continued enhancements to management reporting
Coordinate across Global Business Finance and Controllers
Ad hoc analysis as required
Skills / Experience:
Experience of financial planning and analysis, preferably in the financial services industry
An ability to work as a team player as well as to accept substantial individual responsibility.
Able to work effectively at all levels of an organization and build strong relationships with team members, managers, and senior executives in multiple locations
Great attention to detail
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Proficiency in Microsoft products including Excel and PowerPoint
Proficiency with Essbase/Hyperion or other multi-dimensional analytical tools would be an advantage but is not essential
Bachelor’s or equivalent degree with strong record of academic achievement
BlackRock is proud to be an E-Verify & Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer—M/F/D/V.
BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of global investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions — from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active management approaches aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients can access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iShares® ETFs.
Americas-United States-New York
FIN-Global Planning & Strategy
Nov 9, 2012, 10:29:25 AM
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