Strategic Finance Analyst

Capital One
McLean, Virginia, United States
Aug 27, 2023
Sep 25, 2023
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Strategic Finance Analyst

We are seeking a strategically minded analyst and problem solver to support various projects and deliverables on behalf of the Tech & Digital organization. A successful analyst can expect to begin contributing on larger projects over time, engaging with stakeholders and business partners, and managing project timelines & deliverables. Focus on teamwork and building long-term trusted partnerships, both within the team and beyond, are essential to success. Strong interpersonal skills, poise, a sense of humor, and a willingness to roll up one's sleeves and tackle diverse challenges as they come are invaluable in this role.

Core responsibilities will include:
  • Strong executive communication skills: Impeccable written and oral communication credentials, with a specific ability to convey data-backed analysis in an executive-level narrative.
  • Learning Agility: Successful track record of thriving in a fast paced, entrepreneurial and dynamic environment
  • Clear results orientation: Display an intense focus on achieving both short and long term goals. Be able to drive and execute an agenda in an uncertain and fluid environment
  • Inventive and thorough problem solving: Ability to provide structure to an ambiguous problem, thoughtfully and thoroughly research, and draw insightful conclusions
  • Foster a collaborative culture: Champion our culture to enable all associates to deliver career-defining successes and exceed our goals in an open and welcoming environment. Lean in as appropriate to support partners and peers drive the highest business priorities

Example Projects:
  • Establish the destination for certain elements through market research, the evaluation of economic trends, and our competitive positioning
  • Determine how to effectively leverage Capital One's data and technology infrastructure to differentiate ourselves in particular markets or business segments
  • Diagnose the performance and strategy of our competitors to enhance our strategic positioning
  • Communicate strategic vision and outcomes to members of our Executive Committee

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 1 year experience in financial analysis
  • At least 1 year experience with financial modeling

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in a quantitative major (Finance, Accounting, Economics, Mathematics, Engineering) or military experience
  • Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) Accounting, Finance, or Economics
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) license or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license
  • 2 years' experience in financial analysis
  • 2 years' experience with financial modeling
  • 1 year experience in technology or financial services
  • 1 year experience partnering with internal stakeholders
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills.
  • SQL and Python skills

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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