Principal Financial Analyst

Capital One
Capitol Heights, MD
Nov 21, 2020
Nov 25, 2020
Full Time
1750 Tysons (12023), United States of America, McLean, Virginia Principal Financial Analyst As a Principal Financial Analyst, you will work for a company that invests in ways to tell stories, view trends, and diagnose results in a more compelling and visual nature. You will have the opportunity to partner with business customers on driving strategic business direction that leads to sustainable performance and you will be asked to challenge our current well-managed processes to be more proactive, effective and efficient. Principal Financial Analysts perform financial data analysis in preparing Profit & Loss or other statements and frequently build reports for higher level associates; provide management and business clients with project statuses; perform reporting and analysis to support presentation and ad-hoc requests. The role requires strong communication, problem solving, critical thinking, and influencing skills in order to effectively: Articulate outcomes of analysis and relevant insights Develop presentations to communicate business and analysis results to senior audiences General Responsibilities: Financial reporting and analysis, including budgeting, forecasting, variance analysis, financial reporting, and Profit & Loss (P&L) management Collaborate with system analysts to maintain and develop system to house models Coordinate and collect input data from Financial Analysts in different departments, check data integrity, summarize and convert data, run models, verify, analyze, and communicate output data Business presentations: Assist in development of presentations to communicate analysis results to senior audiences, clearly articulate outcomes of analysis to leadership teams Ad-hoc requests and special projects Independently manage and prioritize workload Basic Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree or military experience At least 2 years' experience in financial analysis At least 2 years' experience with financial modeling At least 1 year of experience in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint Preferred Qualifications: Master's Degree in Business Administration (MBA) or Master's Degree in Finance Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) license or Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license 3+ years' experience in financial analysis 3+ years' experience with financial modeling At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.