Financial Analyst

Veridian National Search - Columbia, SC

Financial Analyst

$8.2B Insurance Company — Columbia, SC - $80-90K, plus 10% bonus

The Sizzle

  • Role is fully in the office
  • Targeting 5 years of public accounting experience, CPA required, insurance experience is preferred
  • Room to grow and exposure to C-Suite
  • 11.5 hours PTO per month, 9 paid holidays, gym facility on site, good benefits

Minimum Education & Experience

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Finance/Financial Management, Economics, Accounting or other job-related field OR
  • A Master’s Degree in Finance/Financial Management, Economics, Accounting or other job-related field with a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license.
  • Five years of financial analysis experience with a Bachelor’s Degree OR
  • Three years of financial analysis experience with a Master’s Degree and CPA license.
  • Strong communication and decision-making skills.
  • The ability to compile complex information, design reports and analyze data.
  • Excellent presentation, organization and research skills.
  • Academic and practical knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).
  • Excellent analytical and modeling skills, in-depth knowledge of financial statement analysis and a strong understanding of corporate finance concepts such as discounted cash flow and valuation methodologies.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications – Excel, PowerPoint.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for providing key financial reports/analysis to support senior management in planning/evaluation requirements/meeting financial objectives related to strategic investments/acquisitions.
  • You will review and research strategic corporate finance projects such as mergers and acquisitions, investment opportunities and other projects as assigned by executive staff.
  • You’ll perform complex statistical, cost and financial analysis of data to determine cost of business activities while also interpreting financial transactions in order for management to make economic or business decisions, determine past financial performance and/or to project a financial probability.
  • The Corporate Financial Analyst will review and/or prepare financial statement, build financial models and research potential acquisitions for areas of the company which do not have an appointed accounting staff.
  • You will complete special projects such as financial statement analysis, impairment analysis requiring discounted cash flow techniques, audited financial review, vendor analysis, forecasting, general ledger reconciliations, preparation of AD HOC and custom reports, etc.

Posted On: Monday, May 1, 2023

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