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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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Financial Analyst II Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're looking for...
Financial Analyst II Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're looking for...
Financial Analyst II Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists "The people I work with are as passionate as I am." "I came to Uline for a job. Instead, I found a career." Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. We're a family-owned company known for our incredible customer service and quality products. Our people make the difference. We're looking for...
Immediate contract to hire opportunity for IT Financial Analyst with direct client in Syracuse, NY. Trigyn's Direct Client has a contract to hire assignment for IT Financial Analyst in Syracuse, New York. Key Functions: • Perform ad hoc IT operational analysis and reporting. • Track and monitor financial forecasts, managing budgets to actual expenses and budget variances. • Identify opportunities...
Financial Analyst Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,100 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Uline, we're energetic and passionate about what we do. Be...
Financial Analyst Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,100 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Uline, we're energetic and passionate about what we do. Be...
Financial Analyst Uline – Shipping Supply Specialists Uline is a leading North American distributor of shipping, packaging and industrial supplies. Founded in 1980, the family-owned business has experienced continuous growth over the years. Today, we employ over 3,100 bright, career-minded individuals across the U.S., Mexico and Canada. At Uline, we're energetic and passionate about what we do. Be...
. SUMMARY: The Senior Financial Analyst serves a key role in financial planning and decision support, working across numerous departments to provide a wide range of financial and business decision support information to operations, finance and executive management. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: Financial An...
Financial Analyst Overview Responsible for the monthly close, financial controls, audit requests, budgets, forecasts and related variance analyses. Alsoresponsible for analyzing the accounting/financial implications of business projects.Works closely with all other functional areas within the division. Finance Responsibilities: General accounting related to month-end closeincluding reconciliations...
Company Confidential Mount Prospect, IL, 60056
Basic Function SUMMARY Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer and with dotted reporting lines to the General Manager and President; responsible for the collection, consolidation, and preparation of all global group financial results and budgets including subsidiaries in Europe and Asia. Performs causal financial analysis for each operating entity and identifies relevant opportunities fo...
Are you interested in growing professionally within a dynamic and highly respected organization that respects work-life balance? If so, the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis has the perfect opportunity for you. The Information Technology Department (IT) is seeking to fill a position for a Financial Analyst. You will support IT Department management in their decision making with timely, accurate...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce is currently assisting a Kansas City, Missouri (MO) client in the search for a qualified Financial Analyst with previous budgeting, trend analysis, and forecasting experience for an immediate opportunity. Main Duties: Analyze internal financial performance and trends Create detailed financial reports that on a regular basis are to be presented to senior management and audi...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce is currently assisting an Overland Park, Kansas (KS) client in the search for a qualified Financial Analyst with previous budgeting, trend analysis, and forecasting experience for an immediate opportunity. Duties will include: Analyzing internal financial performance and trends Creating detailed financial reports that on a regular basis are to be presented to senior manage...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst in the Arlington, Virginia (VA) area. Responsibilities: This position will provide quality assurance for the client's obligation documents produced by the clients Obligation Clearinghouse prior to submission to company approving official. The selected candidate will be required to quickly learn the client's business practices and b...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A world class health care company in Florham Park, New Jersey (NJ) seeks a Senior Financial Analyst. Responsibilities include: Responsible for revenue recognition, and the general ledger recording, reporting, calculation and analysis of receivables and related disallowance and bad debt reserves for business units. Revenue Recognition and Accounts Receivable Reserve maintenance is...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A world class publicly traded health care company in Florham Park, NJ seeks a Financial Analyst for the Revenue Recognition & Analytics group. This is a great opportunity for a full time position with this company. This position is required to/ responsible for: Full ownership and responsibility for the valuation and recording of all revenue and associated receivable reserves for...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has an immediate long term role for a Business Analyst that would work on various small projects supporting the business that is able to grasp new technology and capable of Project Managing smaller efforts in Milwaukee, WI. Candidates need to have the ability to be a driver, discover/create solutions with little direction and information. There is not a specific project th...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A 1 Billion plus technology company based on Long Island seeks a Financial Analyst to responsible for the consolidation of the Company's business units; assist in the preparation of financial information included in the Company's internal and external reporting including external financial statements and footnotes, SEC filings on Form 10-Ks, Form 10-Qs, Management Discussion and...
RESPONSIBILITIES: A local Kforce, St. Louis client is hiring for a Financial Analyst. This role will be responsible for analysis and preparation of financial reports. Assist with financial statements, month end close, analysis and preparing audit work papers. Seeking a candidate with experience in public accounting REQUIREMENTS: The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Fi...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client, a chemical manufacturing and distribution company, is seeking a Financial Analyst to analyze the control of distribution. Candidate needs to think outside of the box, be an entrepreneur, eager to take initiative with the potential to be promoted w/I company up to controller w/I 5-10 years. Responsibilities Working with distribution business Reporting activities Varian...
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