Accounting/Finance/Treasury/Tax - Newark (NJ), NJ Associate Manager Planning & Analysis

About the position

The QMA Finance department is currently seeking an Associate Manager to assist in various aspects of the monthly reporting and forecasting of compensation expenses, industry surveys, and ad-hoc requests in support of the business.

QMA LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Prudential Global Investment Management, Inc. (PGIM). QMA provides investment advisory and management services with a specialization in quantitative management of assets, including but not limited to discretionary management of portfolios investing in stocks and bonds and asset allocation services to institutional clients, pension plans, registered investment companies and mutual funds pursuant to sub-advisory agreements throughout the United States and worldwide, as well as Prudential and its affiliates.   

The successful candidate will be responsible for the reporting and forecasting of compensation related expenses for QMA, while providing insightful and actionable analytics. In addition, the candidate will work closely with QMA and corporate HR and be heavily involved in product profitability analysis, industry surveys (i.e. McKinsey), and should look to identify and implement process improvements where ever possible. This individual should be able to effectively manage multiple high priority deliverables and have strong written and oral communication skills.                 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Primary contact for actual compensation expense reporting and analysis

  • Development of quarterly forecasting process including creation of enhanced forecasting tools/models

  • Preparation of key business deliverables including profitability, 15c Reporting, SAI’s, etc.

  • Preparation of industry surveys including McKinsey

  • Point of contact for annual legal entity audit

  • Research and analysis for ad hoc requests



  • Undergraduate degree in finance/economics or accounting preferred
  • Four to six years experience in a finance, financial reporting or accounting role

  • CPA or MBA a plus

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint


  • Overtime will be required during peak periods

  • Position is located in Newark, NJ

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