Aetna Senior Financial Analyst in Amherst, New York

Req ID: 52314BR


To define, develop and provide information and analysis to drive the decision-making process and support business operations for internal and external customers.

Fundamental Components:

  • Analyzes complex data for trends, highlights in-depth interpretations and provides in-depth root case analysis.

  • Translates complex data into constructive data and information and makes recommendations.

  • Evaluate and analyze the financial impact of key business strategies.

  • Provide ongoing financial modeling and analysis to business partners.

  • Sources data from multiple platforms to provide business with a clear picture of actual performance and profitability.

  • Works with leaders from key functional areas to understand potential financial impact on the organization, align project work, and execute activities accordingly.

  • Assist with strategic planning process.

  • Help drive management process, transparency around results, profitability, and progress with business priorities.


    7+ years experience of business process consulting, financial strategic analysis, strategic business planning, data interpretation, management process

    Experience with enterprise-wide and/or cross-functional large scale initiatives with high degree of complexity.

    Demonstrated relationship management skills at the senior level; capacity to quickly build and maintain credible relationships at varying levels of the organization simultaneously.

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    Tableau experience preferred but not required.


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


    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis/

    Functional - General Management/Data analysis & interpretation/

    Functional - Project Management/Cross-functional project management/

    Functional - General Management/Profit & loss accountability/


    Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/7-10 Years/Power User


    General Business/Communicating for Impact/MASTERY

    Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/ADVANCED

    General Business/Applying Reasoned Judgment/MASTERY


    General Business/Consulting for Solutions/ADVANCED


    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 candidates'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

Aetna is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veterans status.