Aetna Financial Analyst in Phoenix, Arizona

Req ID: 51087BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Aetna Finance Shared Services is growing! This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Shared Services General Accounting team. Aetna is in the midst of a finance transformation and opportunities to improve processes and have an influence on the direction of the company abound.

Fundamental Components:

Prepare more complex accounting entries. Review journal entries and account reconciliations prepared by others. Identify and interpret new reporting and disclosure requirements. Provide accurate and timely financial analysis. Prepare more complex account reconciliations and supporting financial statement schedules. Oversee the proper usage of the chart of accounts. Coordinate accounting matters with other departments and locations. Coordinate several projects often involving multi-disciplinary teams. Research, analyze, and proactively seek solutions to existing/new processes.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

0-1 year relevant experience. Good understanding of Accounting principles and GAAP rules. Excellent verbal and written communication skills Self initiating, highly motivated individual comfortable working entrepreneurial environment. Possess strong analytical skills and be inherently inquisitive Strong Excel and technical skills.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent experience.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Finance/Financial Accounting Standards Board/ International Accounting Standards Board is desired

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Finance/Financial and accounting policy/1-3 Years

Job Function: Financial Services