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Financial Analysis Consultant - Claim Finance

CNA. - Ops, ND

Job SummaryBe a member of an entrepreneurial team within the P&C Claim department made up of finance professionals partnering across the Claim organization.  As a technical expert, performs and documents complex and critical financial analysis projects exercising considerable latitude in approach and analysis.  Interprets the results and provides alternatives to management.  May direct or lead a project and/or team and provide advice and direction to less experienced financial analysts. Essential Duties & ResponsibilitiesContributes to the success of the Claim planning process in accordance with corporate strategic direction.  Accountable for coordinating with claim leaders and external partners (Corporate Finance, IT, Shared Services Organization, etc.).Participates in defining the issues and scope of assigned projects; determines approach and methodology, and provides direction and strategy.As senior-level financial expert independently investigates anomalies and variances in data.  Accountable for preparing and presenting interpretations of findings.Provides insight and guidance as an expert or resource throughout the company.  Provides ad hoc reporting requested by Claim leadership to increase focus and understanding of data, analytics and operational performance, and help drive better Claim outcomes.Coaches, leads and develops less experienced analysts while fostering a positive, open team environment.Interacts and collaborates with other departments to address business issues and meet organizational objectives.  Develops new ideas to push out meaningful information to the Claim professionals.Contributes to the monthly and quarterly financial close processes through coordination of appropriate financial analysis, forecasts, projections, and other related close items.May perform additional duties as assigned. Reporting RelationshipTypically Manager or above Skills, Knowledge & AbilitiesProven leadership ability and able to effectively build and lead teams.Strong knowledge of GAAP, statutory and other complex accounting principles, practices and procedures which may include technical expertise in a functional area.Strong knowledge of corporate and departmental accounting/finance practices, procedures and principles as well as solid knowledge of the organization and industry.Excellent project management, organizing and planning skills.Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to effectively resolve issues of a complex nature.Strong interpersonal, presentation, verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with internal and external business partners.Thorough knowledge of the organization's systems with the ability to modify or develop new systems.Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, accounting systems and applications, and other business-related software systems. Education & Experience1. Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, economics or business, or equivalent. Master's degree, CPA, CFA, CMA or professional insurance designation preferred.Minimum five to eight years of related financial analysis experience. 

10 days 13 hours ago



Financial Analysis Consultant - Claim Finance CNA. - Ops, ND, United States


Location: Ops, ND

Company Profile:
Since 1897, CNA has been providing outstanding service and an ongoing commitment to building long-term relationships, earning us a reputation for being a carrier that inspires trust. At CNA, we take pride in our ability to offer innovative products and services that meet the evolving needs of our customers and business partners alike. As the 7th largest U.S. commercial insurer and the 13th largest U.S. property & casualty insurer, we provide insurance protection to more than one million businesses and professionals in the U.S. and internationally. We understand the importance of being where our customers are. Headquartered in Chicago, CNA has offices throughout the U.S., Canada and Europe. In these locations, we work with highly professional independent agents and brokers to ensure our customers receive the personal service and attention they look for in a carrier.