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Accountant/Finance Analyst

Updated 2 months ago

Accounting vs Financial Analyst - 1 Reply

Hey Matt, Not sure if you have had any luck, but what you asked is exactly how I plan on switching or moving into a financial analyst position. I...

Accountant/Finance Analyst

Updated 2 months ago

Experience & Job Duties - 2 Replies

Hey Everyone, If you are trying to get your foot in the door for a position such as a Financial Analyst you should consider the Jr. positions...

Alison Deane

Updated 4 months ago

Interview Preparation - 4 Replies

I wouldn't be too afraid. Practice a little bit of cash flow analysis prior to your interview, check some financial indicators. They should have a...

Alison Deane

Updated 4 months ago


Hi, it's not easy to choose a good financial analyst in an interview, if you do not have an experience withe the job (or a guy who can consult you)....


MBA (from India), FPA experience

I have completed my MBA from India, and I worked in FP&A dept for 2years. I have experience on Budget,Forecasting,MIS,Reporting. I moved to US 3years...


How to make the jump from Financial Analyst II to Senior Financial Analyst?

Can someone who has more experience or is a recruiter help me on this topic? I've been at a Fortune 53 company for 2 years as a financial analyst....


Getting a Financial Analyst job with a Restraining Order

I went to court and a final restraining order was issued against me (NJ). A few weeks later the plaintiff dismissed the order. Does this make it...

nyc analyst

Updated 9 months ago

Need to dig out my qualifications as financial analyst now.. emergent!!! - 2 Replies

Here's a quick way to brush up on your financial modeling skills, free online course, about 5 hrs of tutorials

nyc analyst

Updated 9 months ago

Financial Analyst day to day responsibilities - 56 Replies

Always good/important to brush up on your financial modeling skills. There are a bunch of free course available online. This is the best one I've...

AJ Jao in Manila, Philippines

Updated 13 months ago

Where do you do get experience to be a financial analyst? - 41 Replies

I have a degree in finance but I don't have any experience. All the jobs that I see post by Chicago want at least 2 years. So how can I can I get the...

svamgopi in New York, New York

Updated 17 months ago

Entry Level Finance Jobs (Non-Sales) - 24 Replies

Is there such a thing as a finance job that a non-finance major can do out of college that isn't strictly or mostly sales? I've asked this a few...

bernard427 in los angeles, California

Research education financial analyst

I just completed my service in the US army, and I am carefully doing my research in the business career field. I am planning to use my military...

Mike in Arlington, Texas

Advanced degree --- Masters, MBA or Certificate

I'm considering going back to school trying to decide on a Masters, MBA or Certificate. I'm Manager of FP&A, though I prefer the Senior Analyst...

Mark in Yorba Linda, California

Masters in Accounting to do Corporate Finance anyone have any experience with this?

I'm currently debating between USC and CSUF for a master's in accounting, I plan on working in Southern California in Corporate Finance Analysis but...

DMAN in Norwalk, California

Updated 24 months ago

There are 'no't Really open Positions as Financial Analyst!!!! - 10 Replies

there are 150 to 200 persons applying for each 'single' positions in these job sites


Updated 24 months ago

Fresh graduates with a Finance degree - 2 Replies

I'm on the same boat. If you want to become a financial analyst, you should become a assistant or junior analyst in order to get experience, at least...

Ronak in Ahmadabad, India

Job in finance

Hey i completed MBA in financial services & now pursuing C.F.A. so How to Start My Career Plz help me..

MOETAR in Gaborone, Botswana

Updated 25 months ago

Show me the money... - 8 Replies

What are typical financial analyst salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

anon in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 29 months ago

Sr. Financial Analyst - Vietnam - 1 Reply

Can anyone weigh in on the best way to locate a Sr. Financial Analyst for a position focused on offshore Vietnam?

Jimmy Shao in Toronto, Ontario

Updated 30 months ago

Entry Level Finance Jobs in Denver - 48 Replies

Looking to get into a finance based position(Analyst). I'm having trouble finding companies that offer good training for young professionals a year...

Elias in San Jose, California

Updated 31 months ago

Financial Analyst w/ limited experience - 4 Replies

I am a fincial analyst w/ 1 year experience and a good GPA from a good university. Can anyone working for a company that hires analysts forward my...

Elias in San Jose, California

difference between jr analyst and senior analyst?

So I am graduating with a BBA in Finance in May 2012 but since I am on winter break right now I am applying to some financial analyst jobs. I am...

DK1983 in Camarillo, California

Updated 41 months ago

I received a call for an interview for a Financial Analyst job w/no finanical background - 1 Reply

I received a call from someone who found my resume and wants me to interview for a financial analyst position. I have no background in finance...

George B in Windsor, Connecticut

Updated 43 months ago

Career advice - 8 Replies

Hi all, I will start on a bad note: I have been looking more than a year for a Financial Analyst job and NO LUCK! I have graduated in 12/2008...


Updated 47 months ago

Junior Financial Analyst - 2 Replies

what would be an example of good practical work experience? thank you

abdul nasir in Toronto, Ontario

lending analyst interview

I have an interview within next 24 hours about Lending analyst level 2 . Is there someone who can give me some tips about possible question an...

scott in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Updated 59 months ago

what are some big companies where financial analysts work? - 1 Reply

what are some big companies where financial analysts work lke i wanna be a financial analyst and i have a fake interview and i need to pick a...

Hannah James in India

degree in finance

Hello just want to ask u that what is the difference between accounting done by accounting students or ACCA students and the accounting module in a... in Chicago, Illinois

Updated 64 months ago

Getting ahead... - 3 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a hirable financial analyst? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

Stefanie in New York, New York

Updated 66 months ago

A few questions of how to become a Financial Analyst - 1 Reply

Right now i a full-time student at San Diego State University but i am looking to change schools because its so hard to get classes i need. I was...

ME in Hanover, Maryland

Updated 67 months ago

Boom or bust? - 1 Reply

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most financial analyst...

Indeed Help in Stamford, Connecticut

Jobs and inside tips at the Financial Analysts group on Linkedin

The Financial Analysts group on linkedin has job offers as well as news and discussions. It is also a great way to network. You can appply to...

Cyndee in Saint Louis, Missouri

Updated 72 months ago

Average maternity leave in MA? - 1 Reply

What's the average maternity leave in MA for a financial analyst? FMLA is 12 weeks unpaid, and the national one is 8 weeks, but I know a lot of...

Sh in Toronto, Ontario

Need Job in US (Financial Analyst)!

Hey Guys, I'm looking for a financial anlayst position in the U.S preferably in : Chicago,California, NY and Washingon area.I really would...

mannat in Houston, Texas

Help on finding jobs

Hi, Currently i am owing a franchise for leading share trading company, due to market fluctuations and less investment business is dull, is their...


Updated 76 months ago

HELP!! I need to interview a financial analyst for school - 2 Replies

[QUOTE who="Navid in Tempe, Arizona"]Hi, I am in need to interview a financial analyst for school. Here is the list of questions I need...

Jazmin in Northridge, California

Updated 76 months ago

Interview, ASAP please! - 5 Replies

I need to complete an interview with a financial analyst for a school project by today, someone please help!

jason in Boulder, Colorado

Updated 77 months ago

To be the best... - 3 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every financial analyst must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your financial...

Brandy Gao in Allston, Massachusetts

Updated 78 months ago

i need a Financial analyst! to interview! - 2 Replies

i'm a junior and i need to interview a financial analyst all i need to do is email 20 questions !!! please it's due next weeek!!!

Naeem Shaikh in Wichita, Kansas

Updated 78 months ago

Usefull Financial Reports - 1 Reply

Hi, I am a financial analyst from the Kingdom of Bahrain. The issue I want to raise is the difficulty of getting high quality reports from...

Kerri in Topeka, Kansas

Updated 78 months ago

Interview tomorrow - 3 Replies

Are there typical questions regarding the field that an interviewer will ask? I do not want to get stumped.

Jonathan Sim in Singapore, Singapore

Updated 81 months ago

What has Revenue has to do with COST - 1 Reply

Is it a standard practice to compute revenue as cost with accrual fee? Normally, I would think revenue = $$ coming in and, Cost=$$ going out (+...

Alex in Meriden, Connecticut

Updated 83 months ago

This Ad has been on and off for a year and a half??? - 1 Reply

Thompson Publishing is a revolving door!!!!!! People come and people go!!!! Don't waste your time.

Dinh Hong Theu in Hanoi, Vietnam

Updated 84 months ago

Financial Analysts - 1 Reply

Hello, I am hoping someone can shed some light to the industry tighting on Financial Analysts, specifically in the San Fran, CA area?


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What do you enjoy most about financial analyst work? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...


Starting out...

How did you get your start doing financial analyst work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

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