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Senior Financial Analyst - P125705_S4

Riverwoods, IL 60015
  • Job Code
    P125705_S4
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThis key position plays a critical role in providing financial leadership and business analysis support for Finance, Legal, and other Corporate Shared Services functions. This candidate must be comfortable presenting findings and making recommendations to business partners and senior management to drive timely, fact-based decisions. We are seeking a highly motivated individual who has strong planning and forecasting skills.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003Cbr\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEffectively collaborates with business partners to develop annual budget and quarterly financial forecasts, identify potential risks and opportunities and help the business meet and exceed financial and operational goals.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresents overall story to senior management highlighting drivers of expense variances between actuals and plan/forecast.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ESupport ad-hoc financial analytics for functional leadership to enable them to make better business decisions and meet financial targets.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUses and enhances profitability analyses and projections for business partner(s), if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyzes customers\u0027 behaviors and product profitability trends to understand financial implications and influence actions, if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnhances current financial models, improves forecasting accuracy, and drives business insights, if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvides management with strategic advice and financial analyses for investment decisions, pricing changes, and channel and segment expansions, if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms competitive analyses to drive strategic insights and actions, if applicable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Finance, Business, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E1\u002B years of experience in Financial Services, Consulting, Investment Banking, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaster\u0027s Degree in Finance, Business, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in Financial Services, Consulting, Investment Banking, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cp\u003E#LI-JM1\u003C/p\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-11-12 Expires: 2019-12-12

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