Posted in Accounting 30+ days ago.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Job DescriptionOversees financial modeling for the Ameriprise Franchise Group (AFG). Develops assumptions and sensitivity for decision support and forecasting modeling. Serves as a key interface with the Vice President level finance and business leadership and provides end-to-end financial support.Responsibilities
Develop reports and variance analysis, develop "the story" around monthly results and write resulting commentary. Identify issues that are worthy of further root cause analysis and determine process/data sources to deal with them. Perform more complex data analysis for root-cause analysis. Review results with VP level business partners and partner to determine critical issues. Play a strong role in reviewing work of lower-level financial analysts. Identify needs for further diagnostic efforts and the resources needed to provide them.
Support business results and relationships by developing deep analysis to determine future implications of business decisions. Perform end-to-end business case analysis looking at quantitative and qualitative aspects of a decision. Provide initial recommendation based on these analyses. Review work of lower-level financial analysts. Work with other staff to develop recommendations. Influence business partner relationships to deliver results.
Lead development of planning models and planning process for line/lines of business in conjunction with overall strategy. Review output of planning models and determine issues to raise with business partners.
Responsible for providing direct leadership to lower-level financial analysts. Usually directly manages 0-2 financial analysts and/or provides strong leadership to others in various processes.Required Qualifications
Degree focus (accounting or finance).
7-10 years in financial role.
Leadership experience, direct or indirect, and ability to directly manage others.Preferred Qualifications
Ability to lead up and across to business partners and other finance partners.About Our CompanyWith the right company, life can be brilliant. At Ameriprise, we're not just in the business of managing our clients' finances - we also help our advisors and employees reach their true potential, too. Be part of an inclusive, collaborative culture that rewards you for your contributions and work with other talented individuals who share your passion for doing great work. You'll also have plenty of opportunities to make your mark at the office and a difference in your community. So if you're talented, driven and want to work for a strong ethical company that cares, take the next step to create a brilliant career at Ameriprise Financial.We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here.VEVRAA Federal ContractorWe request Priority Protected Veteran & Disabled Referrals for all of our locations within the state.