Business Finance - Hong Kong, Analyst/Associate Business Finance - Hong Kong, Analyst/Associate …

The Blackstone Group (HK) Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 Jul 20
The Blackstone Group (HK) Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 Jul 20
Blackstone is one of the world’s leading investment firms. We seek to create positive economic impact and long-term value for our investors, the companies we invest in, and the communities in which we work. We do this by using extraordinary people and flexible capital to help companies solve problems. Our asset management businesses, with $571 billion in assets under management, include investment vehicles focused on private equity, real estate, public debt and equity, growth equity, opportunistic, non-investment grade credit, real assets and secondary funds, all on a global basis. Further information is available at Follow Blackstone on Twitter @Blackstone.

Blackstone is seeking an Analyst/Associate in the Business Finance team based in the Hong Kong Office.  Reporting to the Head of Business Finance for Asia-Pacific in Hong Kong, the Finance Analyst/Associate will be responsible for working closely with the Real Estate, Private Equity and Tactical Opportunities Groups’ acquisition, asset management, finance and other support teams on deal execution, reporting and financial operations and management.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the acquisitions and finance teams on deal execution support and onboarding
  • Working closely with various teams across Asia and New York on funding coordination (line of credit, capital call, distributions)
  • Responsible for monthly, quarterly and annual reporting tasks such as reviewing monthly management accounts of SPVs, reviewing quarterly cash / NAV, reviewing annual financial statements and tax reporting packs
  • Liaising on audits and working closely with service providers and auditors
  • Preparing funds flow files for funding, repatriations and distributions
  • Reviewing transaction documents
  • Analyzing project specific costs and T&E
  • Involvement in proposals on cash management and financial reporting framework for new deals
  • Ah hoc tasks, analysis and projects as and when required


Chartered Accountant with 2 - 4 years of experience, ideally including time in a Big Four accounting firm or financial institution

  • Experience in the funds, asset management or private equity industries highly regarded
  • Regional Asia-Pacific experience (China, India, Korea, Australia, Korea, Singapore, Japan) is ideal
  • Effective communication across various functions and offices globally and hence possessing excellent interpersonal and communication skills in verbal and written English is a must
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint with fast and exact data processing skills
  • Highly professional and self-motivated and able to effectively work as an individual contributor and possess strong analytical, problem-solving, critical thinking skills, and able to multitask and deliver under tight deadlines
  • A desire to work in an international team environment requiring global coordination between offices, often under pressure and with multiple stakeholders
  • Quick learner with the ability to quickly turnaround ad-hoc requests in a fast-paced environment
  • Must operate with the highest level of integrity
  • Overseas working experiences is a plus
  • Fluency in English and Chinese/2nd Asian language highly regarded