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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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Conduct financial planning and liquidity analysis - Provide support in development and update of 5-year Strategic Planning (the “Model”) - Provide support in reviewing the consolidated regional monthly forecast / annual Business Plan and maintain the liquidity forecast and the 5-year plan Model - Provide support in developing long term Capital Planning - Provide calculation and analysis of Fin...
Outstanding Financial Analyst is needed for a leading healthcare company in the Jacksonville area. This position is responsible for customer reporting and analysis including monthly, quarterly, and year to date sales and GP performance vs. prior year and plan, and highlighting trends for risk and opportunities. Responsibilities include preparation of customer sales & GP reporting,analysis & commen...
Description: If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Our finance professionals at UnitedHealth Group are engaged in the important work of making health care more affordable, simpler and easier for people to access. And you can join us in achieving these goals as a Financial Consultant. You will collaborate with an ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Financial Analyst to join their finance group in Overland Park, KS. Responsibilities: Establishes regular monthly, quarterly and annual financial results and ensure that they are analyzed, commented and reported according to the instructions received from financial management Prepares independent ad-hoc financial estimates, budgets, analysis and ...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Kforce has a client seeking a Financial Service Compliance Analyst in San Antonio, Texas (TX). Job Description: Provide compliance support Coordinate compliance processes and procedures Assist in providing guidance to senior management in regards to compliance policies, practices and internal controls Prepare, maintain and update internal databases and reports Assist in th...
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, financial / busine...
The Senior Systems Analyst formulates and defines the system scope and objectives based on customer needs. Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems, prepares detailed specifications from which programs will be written, analyzes and revises existing system logic problems and documentation as necessary, programs modifications using application language code and tools, tests, debugs, ...
Title: Financial Analyst Location: San Jose, CA Duration: 12+ months Roles/Skills: - Lead and complete large-scale, client-driven projects. - Communicate with clients and customers to determine their needs or requirements. - Assist with preparation of weekly, monthly and quarterly financial analysis schedules of actual vs. budget variances. - Prepare detailed annual financial budget and mon...
EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree in Business or Healthcare Administration from an accredited college or university. EXPERIENCE: Two years in data analysis, planning or reporting position. Advanced use of MS Excel and Access. Preferred Experience: SQL and/or VBA programming PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have eye/hand/foot coordination, finger/fine dexterity and be able to handle/grip/squeeze. Must be c...
For problem-solvers and the analytically inclined: Help a world-leader in technology invest strategically, allocate wisely and drive shareholder value. Formulate groundbreaking processes, provide in-depth analysis and expertly manage Verizons assets. Responsibilities This position is responsible for coordinating Accounts Payable (AP) systems and staff support of AP processes in all systems utili...
Sleep Number is seeking a high effective Senior Financial Analyst to provide financial leadership, quantitative modeling, and analytical insight to multiple sales channel leaders to maximize top and bottom-line Company performance. Responsibilities: · Partner with key sales and business leaders · Lead financial forecasting and budgeting processes · Provide financial statement analysis, insight...
SUMMARY: Support the SCES Program and the Program Management Office (PMO) in various capacities relating to the activities required within a Department of Defense (DoD) PMO. Tasks will include analysis of budget and funding streams in support of Government operations, support for DoD appropriations process, unfunded requirement processes, MIPR support and justification documentation. In addition ...
FINANCIAL ANALYST Company Stella Capital LLC Location San Francisco, CA Position Type Full Time Experience 1 year Financial Analyst Education MBA Finance Financial Analyst will build and update financial models and perform a wide range of modeling, research and portfolio management related duties. Detailed Responsibilities: Create and enhance detailed financial models for existing and pote...
The Financial Analyst II is responsible for providing financial and operational analysis and support to the Accounts Receivable Financial Operations Group. Overall accountabilities include providing sound financial and operational analysis and interpretation and reporting of results in the areas of A/R, DSO, and cash recovery. This position is responsible for management reporting and providing in...
Position Overview · Support executive leadership with in-depth analysis and reporting on various projects, related data requests and financial reports in support of strategic initiatives · Work with individual members of the executive team on special projects involving their respective functional areas · Conduct financial analysis, by developing and utilizing financial models and other analysis...
Financial Analyst Location: Houston, TX (Downtown) SUMMARY: Growing, downtown Houston financial services company seeks strong Financial Analyst DESCRIPTION: Our fabulous Downtown Houston financial services client seeks a strong, experienced financial analyst to join their great team. This role will provide financial analysis support to operations and to the accounting team, and will be a key ...
FINANCIAL ANALYST-Juniper Networks is recruiting for our Sunnyvale, CA office: Financial Analyst: Perform planning and forecasting for Other Cost of Goods Sold (OCOGS) and Manufacturing Operating Expenses (O-PEX). Work together with business partners in Worldwide Operations and be responsible for OC-OGS and Manufacturing OPEX. Mail single-sided resume w/ job code #25848 to Attn: MS 1.4.251, Junipe...
Strategic Financial Analyst – Corporate Strategy/Savings & Projects The Financial Analyst will be an integral part of the corporate finance team and will assist with financial planning, capital, forecasting, analysis of performance, and ad hoc analysis. This group serves as a springboard to other areas of the organization: corporate strategy, M&A, FP&A, and other finance areas of the Company. Go...
AboutWeb is seeking a Finacial Systems Analyst with Momentum Financials experience to work on a long term federal project in Washington, DC Description Self-motivated accountant/systems analyst who is skilled and experienced in operating and maintaining Federal government financial management systems. Displays strong communication and interpersonal skills and has the ability to prioritize and co...
Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks. Come join Apple Finance and be a part of our Corporate FP&A team. We currently have an opening for a Financial Analyst supporting the P&L. This is a highly visible and challenging position, providing key forecast an...

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