Financial Analyst Jobs

Financial Analyst Overview

Financial Analysts are the professionals who provide advice and guidance to individuals and businesses looking to make sound investment decisions. They study and evaluate economic and business trends for bonds, stocks and other types of investments and assist in creating investment portfolios. Financial analysts have opportunities in different work settings, including hedge funds, mutual funds, nonprofit organizations, banks, insurance companies and securities firms. Due to the global landscape of investing today, many financial analysts specialize in a country or region, and these professionals can take on the role of a fund manager, portfolio manager, risk analyst or ratings analyst.

Becoming a Financial Analyst

Financial analysts are required to have a bachelor?s degree in one of the following fields of study: finance, accounting, engineering, economics or statistics. Additionally, most employers will require a master?s degree in business administration or finance for advanced positions. Certifications, such as the Chartered Financial Analyst certification from the CFA Institute, may also improve the chances of advancement in the field.

Financial Analyst Job Outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for financial analyst jobs is projected to grow 16 percent through 2022. The need for in-depth knowledge of global regions, the increase of financial products available and the complexity of investment portfolios are several factors that lead to the strong employment growth in this area. In addition, the growth of emerging markets on a global basis is expanding, and financial expertise is needed in specific geographic regions.

Financial Analyst Salaries

The BLS reports that the average annual wage for financial analyst jobs in May 2012 was $76,950. The upper 10 percent earned more than $148,430, and the lowest 10 percent earned less than $47,130. Top five fields employing financial analysts are financial investment, financial management, science and technology, insurance and credit intermediation.

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Bacelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business with minimum of 1-2 years experience in finance. Intermediate to advanced in Excel and experienced with accounting systems and planning tools such as Hyperion. Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)...
To apply to this position you must email your resume directly to Andria Goff at ***** In the subject line of your email type "Senior Financial Analyst" Our client, a Fortune 500 company, is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a company that offers a very exciting career path and rotational positions in finance. They also offer a r...
Senior Financial Analyst - Financial Risk Modeling Job Label:MAG69964_SR FIN Reporting to the VP of Risk and Analytics, the Sr. Financial Analyst provides financial information to executives and other key personnel to assist in making strategic investment decisions. This role is responsible for assignments that require considerable judgment and initiative in resolving issues or problems, making ...
Burned out by the "Big" guys? Tired of being a faceless, nameless body among many? Looking to be valued as an individual? We are looking for bright people who want be part of a small, growing company. You'll never be lost in the crowd. We value you and want to help your career grow along with us! Description: Serve as an integral full-time member of the Lynch Consultants team providing finance an...
In support of the Department of Justice, Criminal Division, a Litigation Financial Analyst executes the following duties: Assists prosecutors in reviewing and analyzing financial records obtained during investigations to determine the source and flow of funds, the nature and volume of transactions conducted, and the interplay among related accounts Traces criminal proceeds, identifies forfeitabl...
If you are interested in applying for this job opportunity, please email your resume in Word format to ***** and put “Financial Analyst” in the subject line. Emailed resumes will have priority consideration over online applications. FINANCIAL ANALYST JOB IN NAPERVILLE, IL A client, a large healthcare organization, is seeking to fill a Financial Analyst job in Naperville, I...
Reporting to the VP of Risk and Analytics, the Sr. Financial Analyst provides financial information to executives and other key personnel to assist in making strategic investment decisions. This role is responsible for assignments that require considerable judgment and initiative in resolving issues or problems, making decisions and providing recommendations to company executives and business mana...
Leading global investment management firm that offers high-quality research and diversified investment services to institutional clients, individuals and private clients in major markets around the world. With expertise in growth equities, value equities, fixed income securities, blend strategies, and alternative investments, and, through its subsidiaries and joint ventures, operates in more than ...
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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Business Systems Analyst- Financial San Ramon, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $100,000 Apply Apply Business Systems Analyst- Financial San Ramon, CA Full-Time $60,000 - $100,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Business Systems Analyst- Financial with experience, please read on! While we aim high, you ai...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Financial Analyst to support a profitable business unit of a multi-billion dollar corporation, located in Waltham, Massachusetts (MA). The Financial Analyst will provide operational analysis for the team and will support analysis for accounting operations. Key Responsibilities: Responsible for all the analysis in the group and supporting accountin...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply PeopleSoft Analyst Atlanta, GA; Marietta, GA Full-Time $80,000 - $110,000 Apply Apply PeopleSoft Analyst Atlanta, GA; Marietta, GA Full-Time $80,000 - $110,000 Apply Job Details If you are a PeopleSoft Financials Analyst with 1-2 years of experience, please read on! What You Need for this Posit...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Principal/Lead Financial Analyst Newport Beach, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $150,000 Apply Apply Principal/Lead Financial Analyst Newport Beach, CA Full-Time $100,000 - $150,000 Apply Job Details Based in Orange County, CA, we're a fast-paced, growing, and a downright cool Financial Services Company...
JOB DESCRIPTION Randstad Professionals has immediate entry level financial analyst, billing analyst and client account representative roles openings in Boston and Quincy for more than one company. These roles are ideal for someone looking for a long term career path. Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision plan, healthcare reimbursement account, dependent reimbursement account and commuter benefits. ...
Sandow Partners is a boutique search firm for accounting and finance professionals. Our client is a well established, multi-billion dollar, public company in Miami (and have similar position in West Broward). They need a business analyst / financial analyst with a data mining, business intelligence background. In addition to drive, ambition and critical thinking skills, you must possess a keen und...
This position is primarily responsible for collecting and analyzing business performance results and developing accurate and concise monthly financial reports for management and functional leaders. Duties include: · Reporting and analysis of actual financial results versus budget, estimates and prior year. · Assisting with the preparation of monthly management packages, including profitability ...
Analyst OR Senior Analyst - Consulting (Financial Ops) A mid-size / rapidly growing consulting firm is seeking smart, motivated and "business savvy" audit, financial and accounting professionals that are seeking a new challenge in their professional career. The company offers prospective candidates the opportunity to use their experience / skills from public & corporate accounting, audit, financi...
This is our client client. Please send me resume to : ***** Skills: Data analyst or Financial analyst or MS Excel analyst Must have advance skills with MS Excel Location: Phoenix AZ Duration: Year end Rate: $31.40 /hr on w2 / no corp to corp Its not a very senior role Description Five Main Skills Needed: 1.Attention to Detail 2.Ability to perform routine processes repeate...
In support of the U.S. Marshals Service, Office of Budget Execution, a Financial Analyst III performs, but is not limited to the following duties: Performs Accounting, Data Analyst, Records Examiner/Analyst, Financial Analyst tasks Performs certain liaison functions with client with respect to budget execution Monitors and analyzes the financial condition of assigned programs to determine wheth...
TrueBridge Resources, a North Highland company, is #4 on Staffing Industry Analysts' 2013 and 2014 list "Fastest-Growing U.S. Staffing Firms." We work with clients to fulfill Contract, Contract-to-Hire, and Direct Hire opportunities within Information Technology and Accounting/Finance. We're passionate about staffing! Let us show you. We have a long-term contract to hire opportunity for a Financi...

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