Mar 26, 2020

Advanced Financial Analytic Sr. Consultant - Financial Valuation Modeling

  • Wells Fargo
  • West Des Moines, IA, USA
Full-Time Finance

Job Description

Job Description
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At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers' financial needs and help them succeed financially. We're looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you'll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.
Enterprise Finance drives financial management for the company and maintains and enhances risk and financial controls. Key functions within Enterprise Finance include finance and accounting; Treasury; corporate development, mergers, and acquisitions; Data Management and Insights, the Customer Remediation Center of Excellence, Enterprise Shared Services, Business Process Management, and Corporate Strategy. Enterprise Finance informs shareholders, regulators, taxing authorities, team members, and leaders of the company's financial performance through earnings releases, investor meetings and conferences, and meetings with regulators and credit rating agencies, following appropriate reporting guidelines. They also maintain and enhance risk and financial controls and lead many of the company's shared services functions including corporate properties, security, and global services.
The Financial Analysis & Consulting team is a dynamic and exciting group in charge of optimizing and growing Wells Fargo's income by balancing risk and reward through sophisticated financial modeling and analytical techniques.
This candidate will be responsible for building and maintaining financial valuation and analytical framework. This includes developing, automating and optimizing discounted cash flow (DCF) proforma valuation models, annual account profitability projection models, and analytical tools to track strategies performance for multiple business lines including Credit Cards, Personal Lines and Loans, Education Financial Services, Retail Services. The responsibilities also include development, update, maintenance and continuous improvement of model development documentation to ensure it is fully compliant with model governance requirements and standards. He/she will play an active role in supporting the business through developing and maintaining accurate and agile models and tools for advanced consumer finance analytics. The candidate will also be actively working with number of offshore resources, requiring strong organizational and communication skills.
The successful candidate will need to possess advanced quantitative and analytic skills, strong understanding of the business strategy, financial cash flow analysis and credit risk in a Financial Services/ Banking domain and have experience in building valuation models and a proven expertise in Excel and SAS. Experience in manipulating analytical databases using the SAS programming language is preferred. The candidate needs to have great presentation and writing skills and a strong record in achieving success through partnering. The business you support requires strategies that leverage best practices from both quantitative and judgmental decisioning. Your value will not only come from being able to analyze data, but from thinking creatively and partnering successfully with other stakeholders to implement practical solutions.
The candidate will be working closely with finance data support team and modeling infrastructure team and actively interact with team members supporting business finance analytics. You will play a critical role in working with partners to establish strategic initiatives and focus for the company. You will have the opportunity to leverage creative and industry-leading technologies in a fast-paced environment with senior management exposure.

Required Qualifications
  • 6+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: analytics, reporting, financial modeling, statistical modeling, finance, or accounting; or a BS/BA or higher in Finance, Accounting, Statistics, Economics or Business and 4+ years of experience in one or a combination of the following: analytics, reporting, financial modeling, statistical modeling, finance, or accounting

Desired Qualifications
  • A BS/BA degree or higher in a quantitative field such as applied math, statistics, engineering, physics, accounting, finance, economics, econometrics, computer sciences, or business/social and behavioral sciences with a quantitative emphasis
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, including high level of proficiency in modeling
  • SAS experience
  • Ability to synthesize complex analytical findings into executive level communications
  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills

Other Desired Qualifications
  • Excellent understanding of financial concepts and valuation methodologies, cash flows, capital, and balance sheets, experience with financial company's account level data and preferably a credit card industry experience
  • Strong quantitative and deep dive analytic skills with high attention to detail and accuracy, ability to troubleshoot data, evaluate data patterns and interpret their financial implications
  • Prior experience in building cash flow proforma valuation models
  • VBA macros Experience
  • Ability to prioritize work, make timely and independent judgment decisions while working in a fast-paced and results-driven environment
  • Strong business partnership skills, ability to effectively communicate with team members and multiple stakeholders supporting different lines of business
  • Knowledge of financial databases and data sources, ability to quickly support exploratory data analyses

Street Address
IA-West Des Moines: 7001 Westown Pkwy - West Des Moines, IA
DE-Wilmington: 2200 Concord Pike - Wilmington, DE


All offers for employment with Wells Fargo are contingent upon the candidate having successfully completed a criminal background check. Wells Fargo will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state and Federal law, including Section 19 of the Federal Deposit Insurance Act.

Relevant military experience is considered for veterans and transitioning service men and women.

Wells Fargo is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.



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