Senior Financial Analyst - Insurance Des Moines Iowa

Des Moines Permanent
  • Exciting opportunity for a financial analyst to join a leading Insurance company
  • Senior Financial Analyst role available at top Insurance firm in Des Moines Iowa

About Our Client

Large Commerical Insurance firm with offices based across the US

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • As a senior financial analyst you will have the opportunity to be involved with strategic analysis and content evaluation related to various global financial applications.
  • The individual will work cross-functionally to translate & consolidate data from multiple operating units into a cohesive set of financial data which will be used to inform decisions regarding profitability and risk assessment.
  • The cross-functional nature of the project will require the coordination from various teams such as underwriting, marketing, claims, technology, actuarial, accounting and operations.
  • This role will focus on strategy & analysis of the integration of various financial data sets and applications in order to facilitate best practices and drive innovation for the future state of operating unit's data.
  • Perform self-initiated financial analysis to evaluate trends, model future behavior, support implementation decisions, and create insights to drive financial process efficiency.
  • Determine and implement data reporting strategies to provide critical information to operating units, finance, and other key areas.
  • Partner with non-financial business managers and team members to perform strategic work

The Successful Applicant

  • 5+ years of experience in the P&C or Health Insurance Industry.
  • Strong analytical skills and strategic mindset; experience looking at Insurance data analytically / actuarially, effective communicator
  • Critical thinking & demonstrated experience in problem solving, making decisions influenced by business insights and an aptitude for analyzing trends in data utilizing financial modeling
  • Great judgement and decisiveness when dealing with timely, deadline-driven, content-related issues and concerns
  • Ability to think outside the box & challenge status quo when required by highlighting new trends, improving existing processes or are open to sourcing those ideas from others
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, with a specific focus on generating results Team player, upbeat, and focused, with a strong passion to learn and succeed
  • A strong comfort level with analyzing large datasets and drawing meaningful conclusions/results that add value to the business
  • Adept at writing, facilitating and presenting analyses
  • Excellent relationship management abilities/strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Proven track record of meeting deadlines, and taking initiative to make confident and well-informed decisions
  • Self-starter, with the ability to take initiative, set and drive toward goals -while managing priorities
  • Extremely Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel Tools
  • Experience with PeopleSoft
  • Experience with Planning Applications such as Vena, SAP, or Oracle
  • Proficiency in working with Essbase, OBIEE, Power BI, and other Business Intelligence Reporting tools
  • Experienced in the use of Reference Data, cross walks, or hierarchies to simplify various reporting and processes

What's on Offer

Opportunity to work at a leading Insurance firm with offices based in across the US.

This position is a key role in the Corporate FP&A team which is based in Des Moines Iowa.

Relocation package will be provided to the right candidate.

Excellent work life balance

Competitive salary with bonus and benefits

Charlotte Rooney-Jones
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