Job Snapshot


Location:
Mumbai
Work Type:
Contract
Category:
Accountant - Assistant/Graduate
Job ID:
63052

Job Summary

Research Associate

You will be part of dynamic team comprising of Public Sector Solutions (PSS) aims at creating business opportunities with the public sector by systematically approaching governments on national and sub-national levels, NGOs, and development banks in a coordinated way across the Group.

What will you get to learn?

- The contingent liabilities of governments through protecting public sector entities themselves, through introducing insurance schemes such as pools and through developing (micro-) insurance products.
- Public Sector Solutions in Mumbai is offering a assignment to support our research activities in infrastructure industry and other projects and develop business opportunities within the public sector.

Skills Required (Mandatory):

- Understand the infrastructure investment of the GOI and analyse trends to identify opportunities for risk transfer.
- Study various state budgets and identify the relevant opportunities for insurance and the relevant stakeholders
- Other ad-hoc projects to support business origination activities for public sector solutions business in India.
- You have a good understanding of the public sector in India and the business culture. You are aware of the financing challenges faced by the governments, and the gaps in implementation.
- You are knowledgeable about both private and public insurance, especially government schemes like Ayushman Bharat, PMFBY and other social welfare activities.
- You are analytical, open to learning, and have a problem-solving mindset.
- You have excellent communication and presentation skills and can explain complex concepts in a succinct manner (Strong English competence required – verbal and written).
- You are good at navigating a complex environment and are an excellent team player.

Experience: 2 to 5 Years
Job Location: Mumbai, MH.
Work Timings: General Shift.
Notice Period: Immediate to 15 days

Roles and Responsibilities:

- Analysis of budget vs spend for different economic policies for different states and for different sectors.
- Understand the infrastructure investment of the GOI and analyse trends to identify opportunities for risk transfer
- Study various state budgets and identify the relevant opportunities for insurance and the relevant stakeholders
- Other ad-hoc projects to support business origination activities for public sector solutions business in India.
- Prior experience in research (preferably qualitative research) in a topic within the public sector OR prior experience that involved understanding the complex government and private sector landscape.
- This can be assessed through the projects the candidates have worked on, but please be certain and get more information about what work was done in the project. Candidates state that they have worked on a project in PMFBY, without creating any meaningful new work.
- Macroeconomic understanding of (or previous work-ex in) the government's policies OR understanding of (or previous work-ex in) the development finance sector.
- To clarify – having clerical role in the managing of a government scheme like PMFBY or PMJAY, does not automatically equip them with this understanding. Resolving claims grievances and managing the policies is an important skill, but it is not relevant here.
- Good communication in spoken and written English, with the ability to present work in power point and word. Good analytical skill and some use of Excel.

About Aston Carter:

At Aston Carter, we have an unrivalled commitment to deliver world-class professional talent and staffing services to our clients. Aston Carter is a distinguished global provider of top talent to companies requiring highly specialised professionals across a range of disciplines, including Accounting & Finance, Banking & Financial Services, Business Support, Communications, Digital, Human Resources, Marketing, Operations, and Sales. Aston Carter is an Allegis Group company. We embrace people from diverse backgrounds. Together we create an inclusive workplace where employees can bring their authentic self to work every day and thrive for success.