Aetna Lead Financial Analyst (43688BR) in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 43688BR

Please Note: this position can be located in one of the following offices - Hartford, CT; Portland, OR; South Portland, ME; Plantation, FL; Omaha, NE. This is not a work-at-home opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY

This position will work directly with the Group Insurance operational areas. This position will be responsible for leading the creation of the quarterly forecasts and annual planning cycle for GI, collect, analyze and present financial information and results to key business partners, and uses business results to help business owners achieve their goals.

Fundamental Components:

  • Experienced professional who partners with business owners to optimize the achievement of strategic objectives by collecting, analyzing and presenting results to key business partners.

  • Leads the creation of the quarterly forecasts and annual budget process for Group Insurance and various projects as needed.

  • Anticipate and independently resolve financial issues by taking ownership to achieve results.

  • Identifies and presents risks and opportunities to key business partners.

  • Maintains critical business partner relationships.

    BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

  • Bachelor's in Accounting or Finance. MBA desied.

  • 7+ years of Financial and/or Accounting experience.

  • Strong and proactive leadership and communication skills required.

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (ex. Pivot tables, VLookUps, etc.); experience with Hyperion preferred.

  • Strong critical thinking skills with the ability to effectively solve problems.

    EDUCATION

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

    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

    Finance/Certified Financial Analyst (CFA) is desired

    FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

    Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/7-10 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial Forecasting/7-10 Years

    Functional - Leadership/Profit & Loss Accountability/1-3 Years

    REQUIRED SKILLS

    Finance/Creating Profitable Partnerships/ADVANCED

    Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/MASTERY

    General Business/Consulting for Solutions/MASTERY

    DESIRED SKILLS

    General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY

    Leadership/Collaborating for Results/MASTERY

    Leadership/Driving Strategic and Organizational Agility/MASTERY

    ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

    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: Management