Allstate

Financial Analysis Consultant

Posted on Apr 19 6 views Northbrook, IL


The world isn’t standing still, and neither is Allstate. We’re moving quickly, looking across our businesses and brands and taking bold steps to better serve customers’ evolving needs. That’s why now is an exciting time to join our team. You’ll have opportunities to take risks, challenge the status quo and shape the future for the greater good.

You’ll do all this in an environment of excellence and the highest ethical standards – a place where values such as integrity, inclusive diversity and accountability are paramount. We empower every employee to lead, drive change and give back where they work and live. Our people are our greatest strength, and we work as one team in service of our customers and communities.

Everything we do at Allstate is driven by a shared purpose: to protect people from life’s uncertainties so they can realize their hopes and dreams. For more than 89 years we’ve thrived by staying a step ahead of whatever’s coming next – to give customers peace of mind no matter what changes they face. We acted with conviction to advocate for seat belts, air bags and graduated driving laws. We help give survivors of domestic violence a voice through financial empowerment. We’ve been an industry leader in pricing sophistication, telematics, digital photo claims and, more recently, device and identity protection. We are the Good Hands. We don’t follow the trends. We set them.

Job Summary

The Financial Consultant analyzes and communicates financial results for key products, markets and initiatives, develops compelling story lines to help deepen client insights and recommends creative actions to guide strategy and operations. This role formulates financial projections to support in predicting and tracking performance and diagnosing potential issues.


Key Responsibilities

⦁ Isolate key drivers, quantify impacts, and forecast implications to the business recognizing how different data points fit together
⦁ Prepare and help build storyline for financial updates
⦁ Use analysis to influence and drive action within finance, leadership and our business partners by using fact-based, holistic and forward-looking perspectives to identify emerging issues and current trends, and assist in implementation of strategies
⦁ Provide accurate, timely reports with financial insight to allow business partners to improve performance
⦁ Develop and participate in effective presentations for small groups
⦁ Support conversations with leadership to understand business implications of current trends

Supervisory Responsibilities:
This job does not have supervisory responsibilities.


Job Qualifications

Education and Experience
⦁ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
⦁ 2 or more years of related experience

Functional Skills
⦁ Intermediate business knowledge (i.e. deep financial skills/flow of the numbers) of financial and accounting concepts as well as intermediate analytical and financial model building skills
⦁ Oral and written communication skills to partner with employees both internal and external to finance as well as interpersonal skills to work effectively in a team environment
⦁ Effective time management and organization skills with a proven ability to multi-task
⦁ Intermediate skills in Microsoft Excel is and working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
⦁ Inspire trust and confidence in clients through strategic and diplomatic handling of relationships


Compensation Data

The salary range for this position is $57,000 - $81,000. The offer will be made based on experience and qualifications.

The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

 

Good Work. Good Life. Good Hands®.


 

As a Fortune 100 company and industry leader, we provide a competitive salary – but that’s just the beginning. Our Total Rewards package also offers benefits like tuition assistance, medical and dental insurance, as well as a robust pension and 401(k). Plus, you’ll have access to a wide variety of programs to help you balance your work and personal life -- including a generous paid time off policy.

 

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