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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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...
Job Summary and Essential Functions: Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron markets medicines for eye diseases, colorectal cancer, and a rare inflammatory condition and has product cand...
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)...
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...
WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING Compiles and analyzes financial information and trends for assigned organization and communicates results and recommendations to Sr. Management. Develops and maintains processes/reports to track key business metrics, analyzes and interprets data. Summarizes and presents this financial data to senior managements as well as make recommendations based on data. Drives enhancement...
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...
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...
Job Summary Develops the IT annual budget and obtains sign-off by budget owners; prepares IT cost allocations to the business units for IT services and any assigned financial reports; monitors expenditures for assigned services, ensuring compliance with corporate policies; identifies ways to automate processes, increasing efficiency and accuracy; reviews financial implications of new system initi...
Our client is currently seeking a Financial Analyst/Financial Management This is a 3 month contract position, with a possibility to extend. Our client is a leading provider of financial services, with operations in 29 countries and more than 29,000 employees worldwide. They have more than $2.4 trillion in lendable assets, and are the number 1 provider of US mutual fund custody and accounting ser...
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 ...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Financial Analyst Miami Gardens, FL Full-Time $80,000 - $140,000 Apply Apply Financial Analyst Miami Gardens, FL Full-Time $80,000 - $140,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Financial Analyst with 3+ year's of experience, please read on! Well-established, innovation and continued success has us ...
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...
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. ...
Business Operations Analyst / Financial Analyst Business Operations Analyst/Financial Analyst Job Description: Seeking highly motivated individuals to play a vital role in supporting our managed services business. The Business Operations Analyst/Financial Analyst is an individual contributor role that will drive key business financials. Responsibilities: The analyst will have a key support ro...
Responsible for the timely, accurate, approved entry and maintenance of trade promotions in SAP Trade Promotions. Manage results against defined operational metrics. Meet or exceed all defined guidelines, especially those related to timing and accuracy of entry prior to buy start dates. Drive Sales results through strong verbal and written communication and issue resolution. Maintain a strong co...
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 ...

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