Financial Specialist Job Description

Financial Specialist Job Description

August 26th, 2020

Financial specialists analyze financial information and develop financial strategies. They provide financial advice, develop financial models, and assess financial risk. They may be employed at financial institutions where they advise clients, sell products, and develop trading strategies, or work for companies where they improve financial operations.

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We are looking for a highly capable financial specialist to optimize our financial operations in line with our business objectives. You will be consulting with management to perform financial analysis, developing financial models, and preparing financial forecasts.

To ensure success as a financial specialist, you should exhibit extensive experience in financial analysis and sound knowledge of financial models. An accomplished financial specialist will be someone whose expertise results in optimized financial performance and the realization of business goals.

Financial Specialist Responsibilities:

  • Collaborating with management to gather and analyze financial information.
  • Preparing financial plans and developing financial models.
  • Evaluating cost structures and revenue streams.
  • Researching and analyzing business trends and preparing financial forecasts.
  • Preparing budget reports and financial statements in accordance with professional and regulatory standards.
  • Performing risk modeling and quantifying results to advise strategic business decisions.
  • Recommending solutions to reduce expenses, increase revenue, and maximize efficiency.
  • Monitoring the implementation of financial plans, performing risk assessments, and making adjustments as needed.
  • Documenting financial processes and presenting progress reports.
  • Keeping informed of regulatory requirements and best practices in financial management.

Financial Specialist Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in finance, economics, mathematics, statistics, or in a related field.
  • At least two years' experience as a financial specialist, or similar.
  • Proficiency in business management, statistical, analytical, and spreadsheet software.
  • In-depth knowledge of financial analysis, models, and forecasts.
  • Superb attention to detail.
  • Excellent collaboration and communication skills.
  • Exceptional analytical and strategic thinking abilities.
  • Great organizational and time-management skills.

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