Financial Systems Analyst I

American Express
May 22, 2024
May 29, 2024
Work Mode
Full Time
Organization Type
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About Controllership
Controllership partners with all business units and staff groups across the Organization to ensure financial integrity, a strong control environment and enhance shareholder value by delivering financial accounting, reporting, compliance, planning, and advisory services.
An exciting opportunity exists for highly motivated and quick-learning Financial Analyst to join a collaborative team where your growth/development will be supported. The Financial Analyst will be an integral part of the Controllership Finance team and is responsible for delivering sound practice in creating and maintaining financial tools, used for month-end, and forecast purposes. The successful candidate will need to understand the linkages between key financial and non-financial data and its impact on controllership, while implementing business requirements into the tool. The work prepared by the candidate feeds into and generates a few different internal and external reporting submissions.
Role & Responsibilities:
- Translate key business requirements and needs and reflect them in the financial tools
- Prepare and refresh financial statements and analytical tools on-time
- Create analytical supports using various means of coding, including MS Excel, MS Access, VBA, SQL, Power BI, Tableau etc.
- Manage and coordinate automation tool roll-out
- Maintain and provide user support for the automated tools
- Prepare SOP for existing and new processes of managing tools and share the knowledge to colleagues
- Strong financial, analytical and problem-solving skills
- Must be flexible, proactive and able to work autonomously and provide accurate updates to management as needed
- Experience working in a highly matrixed organization
- A good understanding of coding languages such as SQL, VBA, PowerQuery, python etc. are essential
- Expertise in Robotics tools (like Blue Prism) and Report Mining tools (Datawatch Monarch)
- Good understanding of MS Power Platform (Power-Apps, Power-Automate, Power BI)
- Knowledge of Cloud platform (GCP) and BigQuery
- Familiarity with Project management tools (like Jira/Rally)
- Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Nice to haves but not a must:
- Oracle/Essbase knowledge, an advantage
- Working knowledge of SharePoint Framework, Reuseable Components, Farm Solutions & Add-ins
- Bachelor's degree required in accounting, finance or related discipline, CPA/CA
- Relevant Finance/Business work experience Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
We back our colleagues and their loved ones with benefits and programs that support their holistic well-being. That means we prioritize their physical, financial, and mental health through each stage of life. Benefits include:
Competitive base salaries
Bonus incentives
Support for financial-well-being and retirement.
Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and disability benefits (depending on location)
Flexible working model with hybrid, onsite or virtual arrangements depending on role and business need.
Generous paid parental leave policies (depending on your location)
Free access to global on-site wellness centers staffed with nurses and doctors (depending on location)
Free and confidential counseling support through our Healthy Minds program
Career development and training opportunities
American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.
Offer of employment with American Express is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background verification check, subject to applicable laws and regulations.
Job: Finance
Primary Location: India-Haryana-Gurgaon
Schedule Full-time
Req ID: 24008284