Financial Analyst III

San Antonio
15 Jul 2019
16 Jul 2019
Contract type
Full time
Purpose of Job Routinely uses financial principles to solve simple to moderately complex business problems while performing forecasting, planning, and financial modeling related to income, profitability, liquidity, capital, leverage, asset and liability management or operating expense. The Financial Analyst III is the entry level position in the Financial Analyst Hierarchy.

This role is part of the CFO Financial Development Program. CFO Financial Development Program (FDP) plays a key role in developing the talent needed to support its organization. The Program seeks to create well–rounded, analytically strong talent by exposing entry–level financial professionals to a variety of experiences early in their career to develop and strengthen their financial skills and acumen and increase their learning agility. Job Requirements
  • Assists in the development of financial forecasts/plans for a business area or expense category; under direct supervision, supports forecasting/planning process and model improvement initiatives.
  • Supports preparation of recurring or ad hoc financial reports and analysis or cost benefit analysis to support internal and external management decision–making.
  • With supervision, conducts financial research for value–added business decision support.
  • Assists with product assignment, product pricing, product profitability and ad hoc analysis.
  • Under supervision, contributes to the preparation of informed, proactive analysis to enable effective decision–making and efficient resource utilization.
  • Acquires and applies foundational knowledge of the business, its products and processes.
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, Economics, or a related field required.
    4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
  • Up to 2 years of related experience and accountability for moderately complex tasks and/or projects required.
  • Foundational knowledge of data analysis and relevant technical accounting/finance acumen required.
  • Foundational level of business acumen in the areas of the business operations, industry practices and emerging trends required.
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level*
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at a later time and you will not able to change your responses.
Preferred Qualifications
  • 3.3 overall GPA, 3.5 GPA in Major
  • MBA, CFA preferred but not required
  • Professional work experience in accounting, finance, risk or compliance
  • Intermediate working knowledge of Excel
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to adapt to change
The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits package in the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education will assist you with your professional goals.
USAA also offers a variety of on–site services and conveniences to help you manage your work and personal life, including seven cafeterias, two company stores and three fitness centers .
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
For Internal Candidates:
Must complete 12 months in current position (from date of hire or date of placement), or must have manager s approval prior to posting.
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is 07/17/19 by 11:59 pm CST time.

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