Financial Analyst

800 S Washington St, Van Wert, OH 45891, USA Req #251
Monday, November 2, 2020

As a Financial Analyst you will help assess the company’s financial performance around premium, loss, and expense objectives. By translating financial data, you will provide our management team with strategic insights that will lead to impactful business decisions. This will include:

  • Identifying trends, highlighting variances, and recommending adjustments in operations as they relate to financial targets
  • Producing complex forecasts, trends, and best practices to formulate strategic recommendations
  • Creating financial models to analyze business cases dealing with revenue, loss, and expenses
  • Analyzing actual operational results in relationship to budget, reviewing impact of variances from budget, and assessing the need to update forecasts or develop corrective plans

We are seeking someone with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or Statistics and a minimum 3 years of financial experience that includes financial analysis, planning and/or forecasting. The required skills and knowledge include:

  • In-depth knowledge of SAP/GAAP and financial statements 
  • Effectively frame a problem and translate qualitative impacts to quantitative
  • Ability to prepare complex financial information and pro forma analyses and be able to present to varying audiences throughout the organization
  • Excellent analytical skills; judge the reasonability of analysis and/ or data
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills required
  • Effective communication and conflict resolution skills
  • Detail-oriented and excellent organizational skills
  • Preferred 
    • CFA, CVA, ARM, ARe, or AIAF Designation
    • Knowledge of reinsurance, capital management, and investment portfolio analysis

Do you live by our values of Integrity, Relationships, and Excellence?

  • Take responsibility for actions and outcomes
  • Do what you say you will do
  • Care, because it matters
  • Work as a team
  • Never compromise on quality
  • Pursue continual improvement
  • Service first mentality that takes initiative to serve others

It is the policy of Central that all recruiting, hiring, training, compensation, overtime, job classification and assignment, facilities, promotions, transfers, employee treatment and all other terms and conditions of employment shall be maintained in a manner which will not discriminate against any person because of race, color, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, religion, marital status, military status, or disability.  The applicant should respond to questions on this application in a way that will not divulge such information.

  • 800 S Washington St, Van Wert, OH 45891, USA