HQ_FP&A Analysts,

India, Maharashtra, Thane

Business unit: DP South East & South Asia

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Extracts financial data from various accounting and information systems and performs financial analyses of business figures.
- Creates automated reports and models linking multiple data sources like ERP, HFM, data warehouse
- Creates various reports from HFM
- Assembles, creates and/or formats data reports with the use of various advanced software applications.
- Interprets financial data to determine past performance and/or to project the financial probability.
- Develops financial reports for forecasting, trending and results analysis.
- Participates in the development of various types of budgets
- Gets familiar with all the applicable corporate as well as site policies/procedures with regard to personal conduct/HS&E standards and acts in compliance with all their regulations.

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Job characteristics

Closing date

October 21, 2016

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Business unit

DP South East & South Asia

Sub business unit

DP South East & South Asia India

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

- Bachelor’s and/or master’s degree in accounting or business administration; CA
- 5+ years’ experience as analyst or as controller in a business environment and/or functional area
- Experience in building automated reports and models is a must; excellent financial and analytical skills
- Very strong HFM experience is a must
- Strong analytic skills and the ability to analyze, organize, summarize and articulate complex financial information for decision making
- Possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to articulate recommendations in a concise and timely manner
- Able to prioritize and work with multiple supervisors
- Strong ‘can-do’ mentality and ‘drive’ to accomplish tasks in an environment with multiple stakeholders
- Excellent knowledge of SAP (including Business Warehouse/Business Objects) and excellent Excel knowledge (power-user) as well as Hyperion (HFM) is a prerequisite
- Experience in ‘change management’ in a finance environment
- Fluent in English, both verbal as well as in writing