Aetna Senior Financial Analyst in Richmond, Virginia

Req ID: 39611BR

High emphasis for SQL experience


Advanced finance position serving the Medicaid Business Unit. Performs complex assignments requiring advanced analytical and technical skills including revenue, membership, and medical expense variance analysis and reconciliations, forecasting, budgeting, and data analysis.

Fundamental Components:

-Analyze key components of financial results, including revenue, membership, and medical expense variance analysis. Addresses questions as needed.

-Develop trend reports to analyze volume, spending, etc. variances.

-Streamline processes for efficiency and identify cost savings opportunities within defined scope.

-Support financial information requests from Segment financial management.

-Analyze new reporting methods and revise unit processes as needed to provide more meaningful and timely analysis/reporting for senior management.

-Prepare complex ad hoc monthly reports as needed for expenses, staffing and key performance metrics.


5+ years finance related experience generally required, healthcare finance and the ability to build data queries using SQL are a plus.


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/3-5Years

Functional - Finance/Financial Budgeting/3-5Years

Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/3-5years

Functional- Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/3-5 Years

Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/3-5 Years


Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/3-5 Years/Power User

Technical - Database/Microsoft Access/1-3 Years/Power User

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


Finance/Profit and Quality Vigilance/ADVANCED

General Business/Turning Data into Information/ADVANCED

Leadership/Collaborating for Results/ADVANCED


Finance/Delivering Profit and Performance/ADVANCED

General Business/Communicating for Impact/FOUNDATION

General Business/Maximizing Work Practices/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