Finance Analyst
The Boston Consulting Group
New Delhi, Delhi



The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a general management-consulting firm, widely regarded as a global leader in business strategy consulting. The firm has built its worldwide practice on intellectual leadership and has helped change the way many corporations approach, and engage in, competition. Many of BCG's strategic concepts are taught at leading business schools and executive education programs around the world.

The position is a member of the Global Services Finance shared services team in Delhi. The financial analyst will be closely working with Finance, HR & People Team. This team provides business partnering and finance support across BCG’s internal Finance, HR & People Team portfolio and includes planning, reporting and analysis support.

The Financial Analyst is primarily responsible for day-to-day finance operations, analysis, reporting, and planning in support of the Platform Investment team. The role is primarily responsible for planning, reporting and analysis support for Platform Investments.


Business level reporting & analysis:
Analytical support across a wide range of areas including planning, reporting and financial operations across BCG’s internal stakeholders

Becoming a subject matter expert through ownership and support of the reporting and analysis of financials(including becoming familiar with the accounting nuances associated with it)

Support the lead with preparation of month end reports and other ad-hoc reporting in support of senior management decision making

Prepare and assist with the preparation of key materials presented to senior management and other key stakeholders as part of the quarterly planning cycle

Leveraging technical and functional expertise to support data requests, analysis and maintenance for models and systems used in support of functional areas

Gaining a detailed understanding of BCG’s finance systems (Oracle GL, SAP Business Objects, HFM, AP) and leading ad-hoc projects related to streamlining reports and data cleanup

Developing and maintaining data visualizations to supplement current reporting provided to senior management and other key stakeholders

Leveraging base level knowledge to provide ad-hoc or backup support to other functional areas on an “as needed” basis

Share best practices within the team and contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results

Project support/process improvement

Assist in developing more robust, comprehensive and interactive reporting dashboards (using Tableau, Alteryx)

Assist in providing data and developing requirements to be communicated among the development, systems, and decision support teams

Support ongoing updates and enhancements to reporting platform after initial roll-out

Work with Finance Systems group and other functions to assist with implementation of process improvements and initiatives
Use fresh perspective to develop new and/or streamline processes


The ideal candidate will possess both the technical qualifications for the role as well as other intangible attributes.

Technical Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics; CA, CPA, ICWA or MBA preferred, with experience and strong interest in accounting concepts and reporting & analysis

3-5 years relevant work experience

Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills

Analytical mind set with willingness to provide a wide range of financial services from routine tasks to intricate financial management data

MS Excel, Word proficiency and adaptable to several software applications

Systems experience preferred: Tableau, Alteryx, Hyperion, Business Objects and other comparable systems

Ability to work in fast paced environment with multiple priorities and deliverables

Other Competencies:
Strong accuracy and rigorous attention to detail

Ability to synthesize data and consistent attention to detail

Demonstrates sound judgment, high level of initiative and resourcefulness

Comfort with multi-tasking and prioritizing within a fast-paced, demanding environment

Comfort with ambiguity and willingness to embrace an iterative process

Flexibility, comfort and desire to dig in and work through the details

Strong Communication, interpersonal and teaming skills

Understands value of an iterative process

Ability to work effectively in team environment and independently

Good judgment, strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative style;

Ability to perform effectively under pressure and changing situations with tact, poise, and patience

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Work management, organization and planning

Flexibility to multi-task on different projects in a fast paced organization

Proven ability to plan work effectively and prioritize work even in stressful situations

Reliable and timely

Versatility and openness towards new ideas and change

Customer and business focus

Demonstrates responsiveness, initiative, and an orientation toward service and broader business needs

Professional and courteous approach and style

Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality

Receptive to feedback and motivated to quickly learn new topics and skills
High level of initiative and flexibility


Members of our finance team are responsible for preserving the intellectual capital, assets, and integrity of BCG. We make a decisive impact on the firm’s direction, performance, and risk-management models. Finance jobs include accounting and reporting, planning and analysis, tax and treasury, financial systems, payroll, and executive compensation.


New Delhi




Yes (10%)




Full time


BCG pioneered strategy consulting more than 50 years ago, and we continue to innovate and redefine the industry. We offer multiple career paths for the world’s best talent to have a real impact on business and society. As part of our team, you will benefit from the breadth and diversity of what we are doing today and where we are headed next. We count on your authenticity, exceptional work, and strong integrity. In return we are committed to supporting you in discovering the most fulfilling career journey possible—and unlocking your potential to advance the world.


The Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.