Aetna Financial Analyst in Princeton, New Jersey

Req ID: 43790BR


We are looking for a strong financial analyst to work in our Princeton, NJ office of Aetna Better Health of New Jersey, an Aetna Medicaid managed care plan. Will perform moderate to complex assignments requiring advanced accounting and technical skills utilizing Excel.

Fundamental Components:

  • Provide oversight and perform appropriate balancing of reporting to ensure completeness and accuracy

  • Assist with analysis of key components of financial results, identifying trends and variances; addressing questions as needed

  • Prepare monthly journal entries

  • Manage purchase order process

  • Support financial information requests from business financial management

  • Participating in special projects and ad hoc reporting requests as needed


    2 years finance related experience, healthcare a plus (generally required).


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


    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - closing, planning, forecasting processes/1-3 Years

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

    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/1-3 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial Forecasting/1-3 Years


    Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/1-3 Years/Power User

    Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/1-3 Years/Power User


    Technology/Leveraging Technology/FOUNDATION

    Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED

    General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/FOUNDATION


    Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

    General Business/Communicating for Impact/ADVANCED

    General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED


    Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

    We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

    Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

    Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

    We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

    Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Financial Services