Sr. Manager, FP&A – Asia, Latin America, Middle-East, Africa

We're looking for a skilled, curious and passionate Sr. Manager, FP&A – Asia, Latin America, Middle-East, Africa who wants to make a difference.

Delhi NCR, India

Finance and Accounting

Online since Mar 14, 2018


We are looking for a  Sr. Manager, FP&A  in our great office in Gurgaon.

Your opportunity...

 As a Sr. Manager, FP&A you will responsible for OLX Asia, Latin America, Middle-East, Africa. OLX

At OLX we have a clear ambition – to empower millions of people across the globe by helping them connect and share their goods and services. This inspiring purpose has helped us build one of the world’s leading Internet companies. This combination of business and purpose attracts a certain type of person. If you’ve got an entrepreneurial drive and think you can use that drive to contribute to our purpose, then we’d love to empower you to be successful. Want to know more?


Why OLX?

The OLX Group is a network of leading classifieds platforms in 40+ markets, including brands like OLX, Avito, letgo, dubizzle, Storia, Stradia, among others. Since its inception in 2006, OLX has become a household name with an excellent brand visibility and has experienced exponential growth year on year leading to their dominant share of the global markets. The OLX Group connects local people to buy, sell or exchange used goods and services by making it fast and easy for anyone to post a listing through their mobile phone or on the web. Hundreds of millions of people in local markets around the world generate more than 1.9 billion monthly visits, 37 billion monthly page views and 54 million listings every month on the OLX Group's online marketplaces globally.


OLX ALMEA Business Unit includes most of the major fast growing and emerging markets globally – Asia (excluding China), Latin America, Africa, Middle-East, and Africa. It consists of 27 countries/markets, 8 brands and has over 2000 employees globally.


Currently OLX ALMEA Markets is looking to hire a driven Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) leader supporting the global teams, and be a business partner to the Business Unit’s Group CFO.


Job Description

This role will be reporting to OLX ALMEA CFO, based in Gurgaon, India.

You will be responsible for:

  • providing senior management team of ALMEA BU and OLX Group with timely analysis and information they need to make major operational, financial, and strategic decisions.
  • leading the regular/monthly financial reporting process for ALMEA BU – reports, forecast models, financial statements variance analysis, and other financial performance tools.
  • running the annual budgeting process and regular financial forecasting process for the BU.
  • liaisoning with OLX Group HQ and the various BU’s regional finance teams regularly to accomplish necessary tasks.
  • partnering with the regional businesses in ALMEA to monitor performance indicators, highlighting trends and analyzing causes of unexpected variance in order to deliver on financial commitments.
  • evaluating processes to drive efficiencies and understand ROI of new projects and strategic investments.
  • developing financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives.
  • preparing presentations to senior management team.
  • supporting the broader OLX Group and OLX ALMEA businesses in implementing broader strategies and delivering on financial commitments.
  • supporting the ALMEA CFO with special/ad-hoc projects.
  • hiring, leading and developing finance resources within the company.

Ideal Candidate:


  • Educational qualification: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Accounting, Engineering, or Business Administration; an academically rigorous MBA and/or CA is highly desirable.
  • Proven track record in senior/regional financial-management role at an organization with a growth and agile culture, with an extensive exposure to FP&A, and some commercial activities.
  • 12+ years of relevant work experience. You should be ideally coming from an e-Commerce/digital economy background or should have worked within e-commerce/digital economy for a substantial part of your overall experience.
  • Capable of handling and intelligently analyzing a mountain of different types of data and data evaluation metrics. Proficient with MS Excel.
  • Strategic mindset and hands-on attitude, with a strong attention to details.
  • It would be advantageous if you have had exposure to partnering with regional/global stakeholders.
  • You should possess influential communication, interpersonal and negotiation skills to be successful in this role.
  • You should have an experience of ensuring deliverables under short deadlines.
  • You should have the drive to deliver above and beyond the call of duty and must possess a solution oriented and ambitious attitude.
  • Team player with a strong commitment to foster a culture of collaboration, performance, transparency and integrity.
  • Open to travel for work, as necessary.


What’s on Offer:


OLX offers competitive remuneration depending on experience and competencies. More importantly, we also offer a fun and a highly meritocratic environment composed nearly entirely of international stakeholders and an infrastructure which depends on a business partnering Finance function. The successful role holder will develop exponentially in both their Financial but also business management space.  Successful role holder will also have career options to grow in finance & non-finance roles within the broader OLX Group across 15+ countries, and within the broader Naspers investments portfolio globally.

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