Analyst

Organization
MIX
Location
Hyderabad, India
Job Type
Full-time
Deadline for Applications
07/31/2018
Contact Information
shirani@themix.org
Tags
Full-time

The Analyst is responsible for supporting the growth and expansion of MIX’s core activities in South Asia in line with the organization’s goals of achieving reliable, comparable, and publicly available information on the performance and outreach of financial service providers (FSPs). The Analyst is responsible for collecting, processing and analyzing financial, operational and social performance data from a portfolio of FSPs, in addition to supporting partner organizations in the use of application of MIX’s systems and products. This position requires a dynamic and self-motivated individual with an understanding of financial analysis, accounting and regional socio-economic trends.

Responsibilities

To achieve these goals, the Analyst has primary responsibilities (90% of time) to:

Data collection
Ensure the ultimate collection of data on the assigned portfolio of FSP: solicit, collect, review and analyze FSP data, ensuring MIX standard quality and in line with regional work plan targets;
Manage the publication of data, files and other information to MIX Market and other databases and information platforms;

Products
Produce and update MIX’s market intelligence reports for the region;
Produce and support other analysis products delivered by MIX’s programs;

Partner development and relations management
Manage MIX’s partner portfolio in the region, building relationships and support regional partners who carry out similar data collection, publication and analysis work;
Perform trainings for partners and FSPs related to MIX standards, processes and tools and use of MIX’s analytical tools and products;
Manage and expand contacts with other relevant and regional microfinance actors;
Build MIX’s regional reputation, through work and any channel, as the best source of data on microfinance in the region, also expanding contacts with other relevant regional actors.

The Analyst will have a secondary responsibility (10% of time) to support management and other work of MIX on any number of tasks including to:

Assist operational activities in the region, including development, monitor and perform of regional work plan, in coordination with regional manager;
Support regional manager’s training plan for new staff in MIX standards, processes and tools, in order they will be capable to carry out  their tasks in line with the regional work plan;
Supporting the development of MIX’s programs through regional partnerships and projects;
Support improvement in MIX’s technology used by the analyst team and partners; contributing to shared analyst tools.

Working relationships

The Analyst will work as part of a regional team of South Analysts under the direct supervision of the Regional Manager, with a collective responsibility for industry analysis covering the globe in the performance and outreach of FSPs.

Qualifications

MBA Finance or Masters in economics, finance, accounting/auditing, or relevant field.
2+ years’ experience in accounting, finance or financial analysis.
Experience in financial analysis, audit, or accounting.
Understanding of financial analysis, accounting and regional socio-economic trends.
Fluency in written and spoken English and Hindi
Candidate from Hyderabad would be preferred
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint and comfort with online databases are essential;

Skills

Self-starter and independent actor able to carry out agreed work plan with little supervision
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
Excellent communication skills in English

Remuneration

Salary commensurate with qualifications and range for the position.

Application

Qualified candidates should apply with cover letter and résumé through this link – https://www.iimjobs.com/j/mix-analyst-south-asia-0-4-yrs-588999.html

The position is located in Hyderabad, India, and the closing date is 31st July 2018.

MIX is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Information

MIX is the leading global information provider in support of financial inclusion. MIX identifies challenges that impede market development, and provides the data, analytics and insights that support healthy markets. MIX’s platforms cover thousands of mission-focused financial institutions, impact investor portfolios, agri-business, mobile money providers, and other actors in 100+ developing markets, supported by staff in the United States, India, Peru, Senegal, and Azerbaijan.

MIX helps impact investors who move 10 billion USD annually to monitor their portfolios and increase their investments in underserved sectors and geographies. MIX is expanding to address the information needs in sectors where financial services are enablers of broader development goals, including smallholder agricultural finance, green energy, and fintech. MIX’s partners and clients include the World Bank and IFC, UNCDF, Mastercard Foundation, and leading impact investors.