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Recruitment Team at American Express

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American Express - Senior Financial Analysis Manager - CPA/CA (2-4 yrs)

Gurgaon/Gurugram Job Code: 646896

Senior Financial Analysis Manager

Job Description:

- The position is responsible for performing core controllership functions for American Express International Inc.(AEII) legal entities which in houses the International businesses; ranging from Accounting, Reporting, Business / Financial management, Audit / Internal controls, other compliances requiring engagement with multiple groups (like GR2R, A&R controllership, Segment controllership, GAPA, Taxation, Auditors, Treasury, Credco COE, IAG ).

- The position will report directly to Service Delivery Leader and will play an integral role in supporting and driving critical business initiatives / complex accounting & reporting issues relating to new M&A deals, legal entity structural changes, AEII Consol Audit, New Accounting standards, Issuance of new financial instruments, MRAs remediation and able to articulate upstream and downstream impacts from legal entity perspective.

- Spearhead key initiatives to strengthen legal entity purity and enhance existing governance framework by identifying - out of the box- opportunities and add value to the company

- Coordinate with multiple teams for variance analysis and governance structure

- Drive results in complex specialized projects / transactions working with multiple parties under limited supervision, involving preparation and review of MFRs and other documentation, as required

- Active participation in core process framework - Financial & close governance, audit / exam support, board support, other enterprise wide exercises like resolution planning, LEG assessment

- Support in preparation and review of US-GAAP financial statements (Income Statement, Balance Sheet & Cash Flow), roll-forwards / schedules, statutory / regulatory filings like Y11

- Drive Balance Sheet governance exercise to ensure proactive clearances of unnatural, static, expired and unreconciled balances and other alarming items

- Identify improvement opportunities in existing processes (trending, variance analytics and commentary), legacy system set-ups.

This role may be subject to additional background verification checks.


- Professional Accounting degree CPA/CA; 2-4 years of post qualification experience in Legal Entity Controllership, accounting, reporting, project management, US GAAP knowledge and Audit experience is a plus.

- First-attempt candidates, or candidates with proven excellent academic record shall be a plus

- Ability to manage multiple priorities with excellent attention to detail, understanding of company business, segments

- Knowledge of Essbase, HFM is a plus.

- Able to challenge status quo & effectively communicate with leadership, auditors, regulators.

- Strong relationship building skills and ability to influence without direct control

- Communication and organizational skills

Job type- Permanent

Industry Type - Finance

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