World Bank Group WBG
Financial Analyst
Chennai Tamil Nadu
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Job Type

Full Time

Closing Date

Jun 14 2021


About the Organization:

World Bank Group (WBG) is one of the world’s largest sources of funding and knowledge for development solutions. The World Bank is a vital source of financial and technical assistance to developing countries around the world.

Position: Financial Analyst


Generally encompass core areas: Statutory financial reporting, Management reporting, Financial Analysis, Trial Balance close process, Capital Business processing.  Participate in multiple areas of responsibilities as listed below

Financial Analyst will participate in the areas responsible for:

  • Preparing internal and external financial statements / reports and other management reports for IBRD and IDA

  • Coordination of monthly closing process for the decentralized business units of the Bank

  • Analyzing financial results and balances for reasonableness as part of oversight responsibilities

  • Maintaining the capital accounts for IBRD / IDA;

Duties also include participation in WFA projects and preparation of ad-hoc financial analysis for senior management.

Selection Criteria:

  • Chartered Accountant degree required. Bachelors / advanced degree in a related field will be a plus.

  • Basic knowledge of financial instruments and financial markets;

  • Minimum of 3 years of post-qualification experience in similar or complementary roles is required

  • Full proficiency in Microsoft Windows applications, namely Excel, Word and Power Point. Demonstrated ability to learn new technology quickly and effectively use it for maximum productivity. Knowledge of SAP will be an advantage.

  • Excellent analytical skills.  The ability to develop and apply methodologies to test and explain changes in financial trends and results using computer assisted techniques.

  • Strong interpersonal skills and cultural sensitivity;

  • Comfortable working in pressured environment with capacity to deliver high-quality outputs and results to tight deadlines;

  • Ability to work effectively in multidisciplinary teams; and

  • High degree of self-motivation and proven ability to work under minimum supervision and as part of a team.

How to apply

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