Aegon Asset Management Lead Financial Analyst, Financial Reporting in Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Job FamilyFinance - General
Job Description SummaryTransamerica has been helping people feel better about the future for more than 100 years, and we’re proud of the trust we’ve earned. But we believe our responsibility goes beyond insurance, investments, and retirement accounts. We’re also in the business of helping people improve their financial and personal well-being, so they can add more years to their lives, and more life to their years. Are you an individual contributor who focuses on solving problems? Do you have a strong understanding of financial analysis and reporting including budget review? Are you a strong communicator who thrives understanding and supporting multiple teams? If you answered yes, we are looking for you!Job Description
As our Lead Financial Analyst, Financial Reporting you will perform accounting, financial reporting and analysis functions. You will be responsible for applying financial analysis knowledge and judgment to activities that are diverse and complex.
Extracts financial data from various accounting and information systems to perform appropriate analyses.
Analyzes financial data and defines relevant information; interprets data for the purpose of defining past financial performance and/or to project a financial result.
Establishes appropriate methodology to prepare information for use by others.
Exhibits a thorough understanding of business and analysis concepts.
Supports and understands client reporting needs including client performance and compensation. Performs and supports client analysis and trend reporting.
Participate in monthly accounting processes to ensure accuracy and completeness of financial records.
Recommends changes to processes to improve and achieve greater efficiencies.
Utilizes a thorough understanding of the business to proactively develop financial reports and complex models for forecasting, trending and results.
Works effectively with other departments/divisions to ensure business issues are resolved for the success of the company. .
Solves complex problems in creative ways. required; makes varied decisions; Operates with substantial latitude for un-reviewed action.
Develops financial proposals that support business objectives and manage risk.
Works effectively with other departments/divisions to ensure business issues are resolved for the success of the company.
Responsible for accurate accounting and reporting of business investments for budget and financial planning purposes.
Creates cost benefit analyses, including tracking costs incurred and validating benefits are realized.
Collaborates with FP&A product teams to analyze allocation of expenses across products.
Responsible for adherence to the company's framework of internal controls.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance and/or equivalent work experience.
Minimum of 8 years’ experience, with degree
Advanced computer skills.
Solid knowledge of accounting/financial area preferred (for example, investments, insurance products, premium).
Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing, ability to handle multiple projects, willingness to take on new projects, customer service approach, highly analytical.
Work effectively individually and within a team, organizational and prioritization skills, effective judgment, address employee issues on a timely basis.
Cedar Rapids, IA
*Please note that the compensation information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act and Equal Pay Transparency Rules. It is estimated based on what a successful Colorado applicant might be paid. It assumes that the successful candidate will be in Colorado or perform the position from Colorado. Similar positions located outside of Colorado will not necessarily receive the same compensation. *
The salary for this position generally ranges between $80,000 – $132,000. This range is an estimate, based on potential employee qualifications, operational needs and other considerations permitted by law. The range may vary above and below the stated amounts, as permitted by Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Rule 4.1.2.
This position is also typically eligible for an annual bonus based on the Company Bonus Plan/Individual Performance and is at Company Discretion at a rate of 12.5%.
What You Receive:
A Comprehensive Wealth + Health package. It’s our passion to empower people, and especially our employees, to add years to their lives and more life to their years. That means a healthy account balance and a healthy body to match. As you’ll come to discover, Wealth + Health is a central part of everything we do!
Wealth Benefits; Pay, Bonus, and Benefits Package; Pension Plan, 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Disability Insurance, Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Career Training & Development Opportunities, Certification Sponsorship
Health and Work/Life Balance Benefits; Be Well Company sponsored holistic wellness program which includes Wellness Coaching and reward dollars, Parental Leave, Adoption Assistance, Employee Assistance Program, College Coach Program, Back-up Care Program, Paid Time Off to Volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program, Employee Resource Groups, Inclusion and Diversity Programs, Employee Recognition Program
Our commitment to inclusion & diversity means that we value differences. We encourage the unique perspectives of persons and are dedicated to creating a respectful and inclusive work environment.
Why Work for Us
Total Rewards at Transamerica: It’s more than a paycheck.
Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to help support you in many ways — throughout all stages of your life and career. We provide a competitive, market-driven program that encompasses base compensation, bonus potential, retirement, health and wellness benefits, learning and development opportunities, plus great employee perks. All designed with you in mind… to help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally - and feel valued for the work you do.
Learn more about our Total Rewards Package (https://www.transamerica.com/individual/about-us/careers/benefits/) .
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.
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: email@example.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.
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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.