Charles Schwab Senior Financial Analyst in San Francisco, California

Description:

San Francisco - CA, BRCAS2, 211 Main Street, 94105

Jessie M. Golden

20170627-3322

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

The Client Solutions Finance team is part of the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) function and provides financial and analytical insights and business planning support to Schwab’s Client Solutions Group (CSG), whose teams manage many of Schwab’s client product and advisory solutions and market expertise. CSG business lines include the Schwab Center for Financial Research (SCFR), Windhaven, ThomasPartners, Cash Strategy/Margin, Third Party Products and Platforms and Fixed Income. The purpose of this role is to help our business partners make well informed decisions. Analytical assignments will be diverse, and range from identifying operational efficiencies, sizing revenue opportunities, to maximizing product profitability, and everything in between. The role provides opportunities to work directly with business executives and Finance department leadership in support of various business initiatives.

What you’ll do:

  • Facilitate annual budgeting and ongoing forecasting (revenue, expense, and personnel).

  • Lead monthly reporting around revenue, expenses, client metrics, products metrics, profitability metrics, and efficiency metrics.

  • Partner with senior management to evaluate, structure and execute business and financial plans, growth initiatives, and investment strategies.

  • Cultivate strong relationships and collaboration across numerous internal touch points between CSG, Finance and other external groups as needed.

  • Ensure rigor, drive efficiency, and promote process excellence and continuous improvement with core financial processes.

  • Perform ad-hoc analyses related to understanding business trends, business performance, and product performance.

What you have:

  • Demonstrated flexibility, initiative, and persistence in your prior roles.

  • Undergraduate Degree.

  • 3+ years of related financial planning and business analysis experience - financial services industry preferred.

  • Ability to synthesize data and summarize findings into effective presentations.

  • Strong communication and partnering skills.

  • Understanding of diverse finance and accounting principles and concepts.

  • Strong PC skills, including the Microsoft suite of products.

  • Experience with Business Objects, IBM Cognos TM1, PeopleSoft preferable.

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: Accounting and Finance-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: CA - San Francisco

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Accounting/Finance

Activation Date: Thursday, July 13, 2017

Expiration Date: Tuesday, August 1, 2017

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