American Express Careers

Senior Financial Analyst

Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Job Description

We are currently looking to fill a Senior Financial Analyst position at American Express. This individual will provide strategic and financial analysis and modeling on a range of critical business decisions regarding our businesses in Hong Kong and Taiwan. This position will be based full-time out of our Hong Kong office.
In this role, you will:
  • Perform in-depth financial analysis to support decision-making in the consumer card business
  • Perform analytical review on the financial performance and prepare P&L forecasts
  • Participate in the preparation and presentation of key recommendations and analysis to senior management and business partners
  • Serve as a primary point of contact with our NY and UK-based headquarters with regards to ongoing planning and forecasting
  • Build an excellent understanding of the local credit card and payment processing industry in Greater China
  • Provide financial and strategic direction on investments in the Hong Kong and Taiwan market, prioritizing opportunities and running sensitivities on key drivers and assumptions


To be successful in this role, you should meet the following requirements:
  • University degree in Accounting/ Finance or other appropriate discipline
  • 3 to 5 years’ experience in FP&A, assurance or management reporting
  • Qualified member of CPA/ CFA or relevant is an advantage
  • Strong analytical skills and business acumen for decision support and investment analysis
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and proven capacity to drive tasks and resolve issues with minimal supervision
  • Well-developed relationship-building and influencing skills, carrying out duties with drive, passion, enthusiasm and tenacity
  • Ability to create high quality, profitable solutions while ensuring a good speed to market
We offer a highly competitive package along with unparalleled career development opportunities. Please visit and select “ASIA” and “FINANCE” for the job application.
Applicants who do not hear from us within four weeks may consider their application filed for reference. Personal data provided will be used strictly in accordance with American Express’s personal data policies, a copy of which will be provided immediately upon request.

ReqID: 19008997
Schedule (Full-Time/Part-Time): Full-time
Date Posted: May 14, 2019, 2:38:21 AM