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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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SUMMARY: Researches, analyzes, compiles and produces informative, accurate, reliable, and timely information that can be used by management to make sound business decisions. Provides supports to the Controller by reviewing and analyzing financial statements. CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: · Responsible for daily/weekly/monthly/quarterly/annual business reporting · Interacts with Management to produce ...
Responsibilities of the financial analyst include active involvement in the preparation of the annual operating budget, including interim forecasts, and projection of revenue and expenses. Effective communication of forecasts and projections is required. Responsibilities also include tracking, updating and reporting on key monthly financial indicators, establishing professional working relationsh...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client, a large publicly traded energy company is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst in Houston, Texas (TX). Duties: Analyzing financial results including comparisons to budgets/prior periods, investigates variances, and recommends corrective actions. Provide reports for operations management on variations between periods and from budget Prepares ad hoc financial analyses...
Analyst – Dispute Advisory & Forensic Services General Purpose: AnAnalyst within our Dispute Advisory & Forensic Services Group is expected to have assignments in a variety of industries and to receive some level of client exposure. Assignments may include litigation/dispute matters for which damages are determined, forensic accounting, fraud investigations, and intellectual property valuation pr...
The Senior Financial Analyst provides cost accounting support to platform/site management by preparing needed journal entries, reconciling ledger accounts; investigating actual to standard or estimate/budget differences; gathers historical costs data and allocations; and assists engineering and procurement professional in maintaining the material control system. Active role in daily management rep...
Looking for a Sr. Financial Analyst to join a growing, fortune 500, company that is internationally headquartered here in the Twin Cities. Do you have a progressive finance background? Are you comfortable working with business unit leaders? If so, this may be the role for you. Keep Reading!!! The Sr. Financial Analyst will: Assist multiple business units with financial analytic support Complete...
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. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities:...
Description: Position 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. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) Pr...
Description: Position 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. Financial discipline and accountability count more today than ever. Which is why your performance and innovation will find a reception here like nowhere else as you help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm) Po...
*TOP JOB* Annie's, a multimedia content company in Berne, IN, has openings in Web: General Accountant/ Financial Analyst Seeking a general accountant for accounting and financial duties, providing analysis and reporting of systems, process and profitability; assimilate financial and non-financial information into concise, useful and meaningful management reports; identifying, recommending and ...
We are looking for an experienced Senior Financial Analyst in our Muncie, IN location. As a key member of the finance team you will be responsible for product costing, pricing, valuing inventory and other finance related activities. You will serve as a team member for financial analysis, process improvements and drive continued improvements in automating reporting and analysis. Capable of effecti...
TCF Bank currently has openings for a Financial Analyst IV – Retail Lending at our downtown Minneapolis location. The Financial Analyst IV will conduct modeling and analysis of consumer loan reserve requirements and prepares executive summaries of portfolio quality. This information is provided to senior management to assess credit risk and portfolio reserve requirements. This role is responsible...
The Senior Financial Analyst will be a key member of the business planning and analysis group. Must be very strong with Excel and detail oriented, self-motivated and works well in a fast paced team environment. He/she will have the ability to interact with and influence management and contributors at all levels of the organization. This role requires a hands-on entrepreneurial approach and someone...
Commissions Analyst Duration: 6 months to start. Contract only Commissions Analyst with 2+yrs solid experience in Calculations of Commissions. Must know Xactly, Callidus or Varicent and Excel skills. Strong analytical abilities, audit and attention to detail. Able to work in fast pace environment and understands deadlines and end of the month requirements. Must have experience supporting sa...
Our client, a large financial services company headquartered in the Montgomery County area is actively recruiting for a new Financial Analyst to join the team. This company has grown significantly over the past few years and they are excited to add a new member. The ideal candidate will have strong career motivation as this organization can offer significant promotional opportunity and they are lo...
Alert Logic sits at the nexus of two big trends in IT: the adoption of cloud technologies, and an escalation in security and compliance requirements driven by an increasingly connected world. More than half of the largest managed hosting cloud service providers currently use Alert Logic to secure their customer environments, and we store petabytes of data for over 2,200 enterprise customers. We ar...
To date, MedHelp has built a suite of fully featured and widely deployed mobile applications that have been continuously featured on Google Play. We strive to fill the gap in health applications, and continue to build useful, and effective mobile health applications that are a pleasure to interact with. 10MM+ App Downloads #1 Pregnancy App (on Android) Top 5 apps in Women's Health, Diet & Fitne...
Title: Senior IT Financial Analyst Location: Las Vegas, NV The primary responsibility of the Senior IT Financial Analyst is to take a leading role in providing historical and forward-looking IT financial analysis, generating reports, and offering recommendations to management about improving property IT performance and profitability. The position involves close interaction with IT operating depa...
Description: Position Description: We need your talent for our Sr. Financial Analyst on the Financial Planning & Analytics team supporting Complex Population Management. This position would have responsibilities related to forecasting, budgeting and planning for CPM, as well as analysis and reporting. Positions in this function generate forecasts and analyze trends in sales, SG&A, provider pe...
A Financial Analyst job in Warsaw, IN is available courtesy of Adecco Engineering and Technology. You must have Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance with three plus year’s experience. You must be able to analyze financial information and develop integrated revenue / expense analyses, projections, reports, and presentations. You must also be able to create and analyze monthly, quarterly and an...

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