Aetna Financial Associate (46319BR) in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 46319BR

Please note: This position is located in the Hartford, CT office. This is not a telework/ work-at-home opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY

Finance position performing complex assignments requiring analytical and technical skills, with additional emphasis on strong communication skills and the ability to navigate through various levels of the organization.

Fundamental Components:

  • Evaluate, analyze and present monthly financial results relative to plans and goals and other benchmark data to Director and Health Plan CFO.

  • Provide forecast reporting and support for the Commercial Group book of business to Director and Health Plan CFO, with the goal of delivering a sound budget. conduct analysis and or produce reports on an ad-hoc basis for strategic needs of market in support of the Director and Health Plan CFO.

  • Partner with market Finance teams, Actuarial, Underwriting, MEU and Sales teams to drive results and business initiatives.

  • Candidate should exhibit strong written and oral communication skills and be confident meeting with Health Plan CFO and market leadership team to solicit financial information to help construct forecasts or explain financial results.

  • Candidate should have experience in variance reporting explaining the drivers of favorable or unfavorable results.

  • System skills need to include strong excel and if possible Hyperion Smart View. Strong systems aptitude.

  • Participate in ad hoc projects and reporting as needed.

    BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

  • Bachelor's Degree in finance, accounting or related field preferred

  • 2-3 years of finance related experience.

  • Experience working in healthcare a plus, but not required.

  • Strong working proficiency with MS Office products; specifically MS Excel (ex. ability to do pivot tables)

  • Experience using Hyperion Smart View is a plus

    EDUCATION

    The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

    FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - closing, planning, forecasting processes/1-3 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/1-3 Years

    REQUIRED SKILLS

    Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/FOUNDATION

    General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/FOUNDATION

    Leadership/Creating Accountability/FOUNDATION

    DESIRED SKILLS

    Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION

    ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

    The visibility and development opportunities this job provides are outstanding. For the right candidate, the job is a foundation for growth within the organization. We're looking for "team first" people who strive for excellence.

    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

    Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Financial Services