Manager, Financial Modeling

S&P Global
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
16 Sep 2022
16 Oct 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Position: Manager, Financial Modeling (Japanese speaker)

The Role:

We are currently looking for a Manager (Japanese speaker) to join our Financial Modeling team based in either Tokyo, Hong Kong or Manila. The manager will lead a team of three modelers who cover Japanese and Chinese related workflows for our client base. Financial Modeling specialists spend their time consulting on S&P Global Market Intelligence's Excel based valuation solutions, creating, converting and validating financial models for our clients who include Corporates, Investment Banks and Asset Managers. As part of a global seasoned team, they also maintain pre-built models and specialize in onboarding of related solutions, including PowerPoint presentations. The Financial Modeling specialists are charged with understanding our clients' needs and objectives, providing solutions which enhance ECM, DCM, Credit, Investment Management and other general analytical workflows. The role provides exposure to a wide array of products and processes globally and requires extensive client facing interaction, often with the potential for travel.

The Team/ The Business:
Comprised of former investment bankers, MBA's, CFA charterholders, and technical professionals, the Financial Modeling team is the primary touchpoint for our clients and are the face of the company. Going above and beyond in their service offering is where the team adds value. Bringing a powerful synergy of diverse skills, talents and cultures spread across multiple locations, the team is both customer-focused and results-oriented.

Essential accountabilities:
  • Analyzing, creating and reviewing complex financial models across sectors and verticals.
  • Acting as the corporate finance expert to the organization.
  • Supporting both existing business and the onboarding of new clients, taking ownership of our Excel plug-in and related solutions with the specific mission of showing how these capabilities solve market problems.
  • Meeting with clients to understand their needs, working closely with Commercial and Technology teams to continuously enhance our solutions.
  • Thought leadership, including providing insight into industry best practices and in-house education and training.
Knowledge, education and experience:
  • Applicants must be fluent in Japanese with a strong command of English.
  • Applicants must have a strong foundation and work experience in at least one of the following: (i) Accounting (ii) Building financial forecasting models (iii) Corporate finance.
  • Bachelor degree in Finance, Accounting or equivalent practice.
  • Related post graduate or professional qualification, such a CFA preferred.
  • Exceptional mastery of Microsoft Office suite; Excel and PowerPoint in particular.
  • Excellent analytical capabilities and very strong attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in VBA is a strong plus.
  • Ability to communicate ideas in a team environment and across departments.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of capital markets and products, across sectors.
  • Experience using market data terminals.
What's in it for you:
We nurture open and transparent communication, with a positive work culture where team members are recognized for their work. You will leverage your financial market knowledge to help our clients with their requests, while showcasing your vast knowledge of our tools, our data and the sectors we cover. This is a highly visible role within the organization with significant client facing exposure and potential for travel. We also foster a continuous learning and development environment.

About S&P Global Market Intelligence
We deliver exceptional solutions, for exceptional results.
Every day at S&P Global Market Intelligence we collect, scrub, interpret, and analyze vast volumes of content, turning it into actionable intelligence on the global financial markets and the companies and sectors that comprise those markets.
We deliver the data and insight you need to make informed, smarter business decisions and investment decisions that are critical to your future.


Equal Opportunity Employer
S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other status protected by law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

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20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), OPRTON202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group)

Job ID: 275458
Posted On: 2022-08-15
Location: Tokyo, Japan

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