Citi GPC - FA - Fund Accounting Site Head in Gurgaon, India

  • Primary Location: India,Haryana,Gurgaon

  • Education: Master's Degree

  • Job Function: Operations

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 16031232



  • Senior Vice President - Operations will be responsible for Asset Pricing and Financial Reporting services for the 3 regions leading a team of 150+ people

  • The candidate will be responsible for service delivery and coordination with onshore counterparts in each region

  • The candidate will be required to build strong partnerships with other operations hubs and also work on various global initiatives across Investor Services Operations

  • The candidate will be part of the site leadership team and will be expected to lead employee engagement initiatives

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

Specific areas of responsibility will include:

  • Manage day to day operations for Asset Pricing and Financial Reporting areas

  • Manage existing and develop new and innovative workflow processes in a complex high volume growth environment

  • Identify areas for automation and Robotics implementation to deliver measurable competitive advantage

  • Interact with internal departments, external centers and auditors

  • Set and deliver on challenging business goals and objectives

  • Maintain a robust control environment

  • Developing a communication strategy that effectively maintains engagement with internal and external stakeholders

  • Create a scalable organization that is customer focused

  • Working with the other members of the senior Global Funds Services Operations team on global initiatives

  • Maintaining tight control of all operational expenses and discretionary costs and meeting the budget targets

  • Financial/Budgetary: Yes

  • Percentage of Travel: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Relocation: Yes



Required Preferred:

  • Education: Post Graduate Degree or Higher in relevant subject (e.g. Finance, Investment Banking)


  • 15+ years of experience in Tier 1 global financial institutions with at least 5 years in a relevant areas

  • Experience in financial planning processes, including budgeting and forecasting

  • Experience in driving operational efficiency, developing quality business metrics covering unit costs, reporting metrics, internal control statistics and customer service KPIs

  • Experience of outsourcing

  • Commercial and admin

  • Certifications: None


  • Strong analytical and review skills

  • Strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills

  • Proactive Stakeholder Management Skills

  • Ability to engage and influence various stakeholder

  • Strong Team Leader

  • Supervision Skills – Engaging with various teams

  • Commercial acumen and negotiation skills

  • Strong Presentation Skills to senior stakeholders


  • Energetic, flexible, collaborative, and proactive; a team leader who can positively and productively impact both strategic and tactical finance and administration initiatives

  • Self-reliant, good problem solver, results oriented

  • Valuing Diversity: Demonstrates an appreciation of a diverse workforce. Appreciates differences in style or perspective and uses differences to add value to decisions or actions and organizational success

  • Open to occasionally work in shift patterns to address the product, people and process intricacies

  • Should be able to attend product meetings along with end customers (fund managers) and contribute significantly to the process development

  • Have knowledge of known platforms for portfolio accounting, Pricing and Financial Reporting (desirable)