Financial Analyst I

Protective Life Corporation Birmingham , AL 35202

Posted 2 months ago

The Financial Analyst will support all financial functions within Financial Operations with an emphasis on staffing model management for Operations.

Responsibilities

  • Maintain staffing models for Operations

  • Together with the business, review and analyze models on a quarterly basis

  • Manage data input from multiple sources/systems

  • Evaluate and facilitate any changes to the models

  • Assist with budget and forecast preparation

  • Assist with monthly close process and variance analysis of expenses with identification of financial risks and opportunities

  • Assist with monthly accruals

  • Analyze expense trends, including key drivers of financial results, to ensure efficient operations are in place

  • Prepare ad hoc analyses and assist with special projects to support key strategic initiatives

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in business, accounting or finance required

  • Knowledge and experience with financial analysis

  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and problem solving skills

  • Excellent time management, planning and organization skills

  • Communicates clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing, including the ability to extract appropriate data to convey financial results through the use of supporting tables, graphs, and other visual representations

  • 1-2 years of relevant employment

  • Process analysis and internal control experience is a plus

  • Integrity and commitment to quality

  • Proven ability to build relationships and work well in a collaborative, team-oriented environment

  • Proficient in MS Office suite including Excel

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Financial Analyst I

Protective Life Corporation