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Private Equity FP&A, Analyst

  • Job
    Full-time
    Junior (1-2 years) - Mid-level (3-4 years)
  • Banking & Finance
  • $90K - $125K
  • New York City
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  • You need a Bachelor's in Finance, 2+ years FP&A experience, strong Excel skills, analytical mindset, attention to detail, strong work ethic, proactive attitude, ability to work in a team, and excellent communication skills for this Private Equity FP&A Analyst role at Blackstone Group.
  • You will lead P&L forecasting, fund modeling, tech integration, senior management reporting, investor relations, expense review, and special projects at Blackstone Group.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting or a quantitative discipline (preferred) and a strong academic record
  • 2+ years of experience in a financial planning and analysis position; private equity experience a plus
  • Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills; Anaplan, Essbase and Tableau experience an advantage
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment and handle multiple projects
  • Strong technical, analytical, financial modeling and quantitative skills
  • Detail-oriented, highly organized and strong attention to detail
  • Possesses a strong work ethic, professional integrity and a positive attitude
  • Highly self-motivated and intelligent with the ability to work effectively in a team environment; proactive and takes initiative
  • Ability to transform raw data into insight for the business
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal

Responsibilities

  • Leading and continually enhancing the P&L forecasting process, focusing on revenue & earnings projections and associated sensitivities
  • Construction and maintenance of fund models for financial and capital metrics reporting
  • Driving the integration of technology into the forecasting process and liaising with other business unit FP&A teams and other BTO/BXG functions to ensure a coordinated approach
  • Managing the preparation of presentations and memorandums for senior management including both quarterly reporting packages and ad hoc materials
  • Supporting broader finance and investor relations teams during the quarterly earnings releases as well as on an ad hoc basis in dealing with clients and investors
  • Leading the review and forecasting of operating expenses and coordinating with the BTO/BXG CAO and various expense teams to maximize accuracy and visibility for stakeholders
  • Performing special projects and ad-hoc business case analyses determined by the needs of Senior Management

FAQs

What is the primary focus of the Private Equity FP&A, Analyst role?

The primary focus of the role is to perform financial analysis, modeling, forecasting, and reporting for Tactical Opportunities (“BTO”) and Growth (“BXG”) within the Private Equity sector.

What kind of analyses does the Portfolio Management - FP&A team perform?

The team performs analyses and financial reporting of Private Equity results and strategic business initiatives.

What are the key responsibilities of a Private Equity FP&A, Analyst?

Key responsibilities include financial analysis, modeling, forecasting, and reporting for Tactical Opportunities and Growth within the Private Equity sector.

What skills are important for success in this role?

Strong financial analysis, modeling, and forecasting skills are essential for success in this role, along with a solid understanding of the Private Equity sector and business initiatives.

Finance
Industry
1001-5000
Employees
1985
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

Blackstone is a global investment firm that specialises in alternative asset management and financial advisory services. The company engages in various investment activities, including private equity, real estate, credit, and hedge fund solutions. Blackstone's ultimate mission is to generate attractive investment returns for their clients while managing risk prudently. Their purpose is to provide exceptional investment opportunities and value-added services to their investors, aiming to create lasting value and deliver superior performance. Blackstone strives to be a trusted partner for their clients, leveraging their deep industry expertise, global network, and disciplined investment approach to drive long-term success and contribute to the growth and development of the companies and assets they invest in.

Culture & Values

  • Relentlessly pursue excellence

    We strive to be the best at what we do, applying our global talent and scale to generate compelling outcomes for our clients.

  • Never compromise integrity

    We adhere to the highest standards of integrity, maintaining and deepening our clients’ trust.

  • Outperform through innovation

    We approach our work with a builder mindset, creating new opportunities through innovation and entrepreneurialism.

  • Deliver for our customers

    We are meticulous custodians of capital, deploying it when we have conviction that we can deliver lasting value.

  • Work humbly, work together

    We build diverse teams of extraordinary professionals who advocate for the best ideas and celebrate each other’s wins.

Benefits

  • Health Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Performance Bonus

  • Maternity & Paternity Leave

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Dental Insurance

  • Life Insurance