Finance’s mission is to be a trusted, world-class global finance organization by delivering timely, accurate and insightful financial information and analysis. The group provides thought leadership across BlackRock’s rigorous control and risk management environment to enhance decision making, optimize allocation of firm resources and help achieve the firm’s objectives.
Our team is known for
Being a Trusted Business Partner: providing relevant, timely and value-added analysis and reporting that informs business decision making and drives business performance
Quality: producing high quality financial reporting and maintaining rigorous risk oversight and controls
Driving Efficiencies: delivering strategic insight and driving enhanced accountability
Asa team member you will:
Work with one of the Finance Teams to deliver results to our stakeholders
Use your strong analytical skills and work in a fast paced environment
Be provided with training on the operational activities of the team and tasked with appropriate daily responsibilities to develop an insight into the Finance function
Be tasked with the production of financial reports, commentary and analysis
Assist with answering queries by the Boards, external auditors or regulators
Develop an understanding of internal controls and risk management framework
Be encouraged to actively search for process improvements within the role
Liaise with other areas of the firm such as Accounting , Human Resources and colleagues across Finance
Develop and deliver presentations for senior management
Be supported to pursue an accountancy qualification, if applicable
Teamsat a glance:
Responsible for corporate accounting, books and records, and financial reporting.
Financial Planning & Analysis
Provide analysis and reporting that informs business decision making and drives performance.
Focus on tax planning, reporting and regulatory compliance for BlackRock and its products.
Focus on cash management and operational liquidity.
Provide insight on profitability, operating expense drivers and resource use via analytical model.
Identify and execute transactions, lift-outs and strategic partnerships that support BlackRock objectives.
Manage and communicate firm info with investment community.
Sourcing & Vendor Management
Actively engage and manage vendors to minimize risk and realize full value of investment.
Management Information Systems
Coordinate data, process and technology initiatives to enhance operations and business support.
Drive compliance with corporate-wide financial statement audit
What we are looking for
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics or related field
2+ years of experience, financial services experience is a plus
Exceptional Excel skills required
Focus on attention to detail and high standards for quality and accuracy in work product
Ability to clearly articulate and present ideas both written and verbally
Strong quantitative and problem solving skills, innovative thinking and vision
Demonstrated ability to work/navigate in a large organization
Ability to work effectively under pressure
Willingness to challenge the status quo
Professional, positive demeanor, relationship – builder who is solutions oriented
BlackRock is a global leader in investment management, risk management and advisory services for institutional and retail clients. At December 31, 2016, BlackRock’s AUM was $5.1 trillion. BlackRock helps clients around the world meet their goals and overcome challenges with a range of products that include separate accounts, mutual funds, iShares® (exchange-traded funds), and other pooled investment vehicles. BlackRock also offers risk management, advisory and enterprise investment system services to a broad base of institutional investors through BlackRock Solutions®. As of December 31, 2016, the firm had approximately 13,000 employees in more than 30 countries and a major presence in global markets, including North and South America, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Middle East and Africa. For additional information, please visit the Company’s website at www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock_news | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock
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