Aetna Finance Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 52077BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Support Aetna's ability to achieve its financial and strategic goals through effective support of financial closing, planning and forecasting processes. Such activities drive the quality and integrity of P&L/cost center owner level reporting, membership and/or expense forecasts, product reporting and balance sheet reporting. Direction is to provide financial analysis and recommendations in support of management's evaluation of strategic and business initiatives

Fundamental Components:

*Manage the Monthly Close Process, which will include the completion and review of revenue, claims, administrative expense and balance sheet journal entries as well as key balance sheet reconciliations

*Manage the completion of Budget vs. Actual analysis and report findings to Management

*Assist in the preparation of the Annual Budget and Quarterly Forecasts

*Manage processes that control/monitor of key drivers to achieve business goals.

  • Evaluate, analyze, and present financial information relative to plans and goals, benchmarks, and other data to senior management.

    *Provide forecasting estimates to assist in future budgeting and resource requirements.

    *May be responsible for supervising and developing models for financial forecasting and reporting functions Develop and implement strategic direction and policy within area of responsibility Identify, research, develop and recommend solutions to improve business results.

    *Manage Financial Associates/Analysts by overseeing staff development, providing career path guidance, and delivering performance evaluations.

    *Oversee and direct unit workload/priorities. Ensure clear unit accountabilities exist.

    *Recommend hiring/firing/pay decisions.

    *Ensure unit has resources necessary to perform functions.

    *Through sharing technical expertise in functional area, coaches, develops, and influences others.

    BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

    *5+ years related accounting/financial experience (generally required), CPA desired.

    *Excellent Accounting Skills

    *Excellent Problem solving skills

    *Excellent analytical skills

    EDUCATION

    Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

    LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

    Finance/Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is desired

    FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - P&L support/4-6 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial analysis - closing, planning, forecasting processes/4-6 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis - internal control/4-6 Years

    Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis/4-6 Years

    ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

    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.

    Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

Job Function: Financial Services