Transamerica Financial Analyst in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job FamilyFinancial Analysis

Job Description SummaryPerforms accounting, financial reporting and analysis functions, Responsible for applying financial analysis knowledge and judgment to activities that are routinely performed.Job DescriptionResponsibilities

  • Performs professional financial analysis work, which involves: extracting financial data from various accounting and information systems, compilation, consolidation and appropriate analysis of financial data.

  • Analyze, test and verify information compiled is correct and/or reasonable based upon accounting and financial analysis knowledge.

  • Respond to requests received from management and other departments.

  • Understands the flow of information and uses that knowledge to troubleshoot problems.

  • Participates in monthly accounting processes to ensure accuracy and completeness of financial records.

  • Explains to others how analysis was produced and or reported.

  • Updates financial reports/models for forecasting, trending and results analysis.

  • Supports client reporting needs including client performance and compensation.

  • Assists with project work and may serve as a member of divisional project team.

  • Responsible for adherence to the company's framework of internal controls.

  • Improve procedures, update and organize documentation of reporting and planning processes.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance and/or equivalent work experience. Up to 2 years of experience, with degree. Advanced computer skills.

Preferred Qualifications

Working knowledge of financial area preferred (for example, investments, insurance products, premium). Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing, customer service approach. Detail-oriented, accurate; analytical, work effectively individually and within a team, organizational and prioritization skills.

Working Conditions

Fast paced deadline-driven office environment, occasional travel.

Why Work for Us

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Equal Opportunity Employer:

Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

AEGON USA Realty Advisors, LLC, is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. Please contact: applicantsupport@transamerica.com if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

Ontario Applicants:

Our Company is committed to providing accessibility to those with disabilities in a manner that is consistent with the principles of independence, dignity, integration and equality of opportunity, that is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 ("AODA"). Please contact applicantsupport@transamerica.com if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

Technical Assistance:

If you experience technical problems during the application process, please email applicantsupport@transamerica.com.

At Transamerica, hard work, innovative thinking and personal accountability are qualities that we honor and reward. We understand the potential that is unleashed by leveraging the talents of a diverse workforce. We embrace an environment where employees enjoy a balance between their careers, families, communities and personal interests. Ultimately, we appreciate the uniqueness of a company where talented professionals work collaboratively in a positive environment focused on helping customers secure their long-term financial futures.

Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company. The AEGON companies employ approximately 28,000 people and have a strong presence in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, visit www.transamerica.com.