The Finance Analyst will be a critical addition to the finance team at SelectQuote, one of the fastest-growing companies in Kansas City. The incumbent will be a naturally talented, highly curious, thoughtful, and self-motivated individual, who will be expected to provide exceptional value beyond that of a typical analyst role, with significant management potential to match that expectation. This position will work directly with the Director of FP&A and VP of Finance, and will offer immediate exposure to SelectQuote’s broader management team.

Essential Functions:

  • Own daily/weekly operational business reporting, and lead the team on driving standardized data retrieval methods and processes
  • Maintain a high level of attention to detail while providing accurate data aligned with departmental standards
  • Assist in preparing in-depth financial modeling related to growth, productivity, and new strategic initiatives
  • Develop and maintain performance and metric reporting dashboards on key performance indicators within the business
  • Create ad hoc reporting or analysis as needed to support business operations or the financial forecast
  • Drive enhancements to headcount reporting processes, with the goal of increasing accuracy and consistency
  • Assume responsibility of ongoing (source) data quality oversight, vital for accurate monthly financial reporting
  • Assist in preparing monthly financial statements and variance analysis

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Strong desire to learn and gain valuable experience in analytics, finance, cost analysis and applicable software tools
  • Motivated, self-starter; ability to accomplish goals independently
  • Results oriented
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Intellectual curiosity towards research
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a drive to deliver results
  • Demonstrable problem-solving, quantitative and analytical skills
  • Articulate and well-spoken; strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Expert proficiency in Excel critical, proficiency with PowerPoint
  • Proficient in SQL or aptitude to become proficient quickly with training

Training & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required (Finance, Accounting, Economics, Business or related field)
  • 3 to 5 years of applicable finance and/or accounting experience