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Financial Analyst - Global Financial Close

Date Posted: Jan 4, 2019

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33647

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : Florida : Tampa  

 

Role Value Proposition: 

As a member of MetLife’s Global Financial Close team, the Financial Analyst position will be responsible for understanding foreign currency calculations and the constant currency calculation process, including review and analysis of results.  This would include producing monthly/quarterly reports and interacting with associates at multiple levels within the organization.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Foreign currency revaluation/translation review and governance.
  • Foreign currency translation adjustment (FCTA) analysis.
  • Constant currency calculation review.
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly/quarterly analysis.
  • Working on ad-hoc customer requests, audit requests and projects as assigned.
  • Continually seeking opportunities for improvement in accordance with LEAN principles, and partnering with internal and external teams to implement best in class processes.

 

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:

Required:

  • 2-5 years of experience in accounting/finance or reporting.  
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Finance, Accounting, Business or an applicable field of expertise.

 

Preferred:

  • Strong PC skills; intermediate to advanced experience with all Excel functionality including pivot tables and v-lookups.  Access is desired.
  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong customer service skills while considering the audience and understanding their perspectives, objectives, and challenges through knowledge inquiry, listening, and learning.
  • Facilitates collaboration through sharing information, communication, and building relationships.
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude and effectively cope with change, including independently learning new skills and knowledge as required.
  • Manages performance independently and effectively to meet deadlines and expectations.
  • Experience with foreign currency translations a plus.
  • Knowledge of insurance industry, including GAAP and statutory accounting / principles a plus.
     

Business Category

Financial Management Group - Controls, Analysis & Reporting

 

Number of Openings

1

 

At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

 

 

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 104845 


Nearest Major Market: Tampa