Financial Analyst I

Plymouth, MN

Apply Now

About Us

Solutran is a leading FinTech company committed to creating game-changing, customer-friendly solutions. We serve health-seeking populations by partnering with the nation’s largest health plans, employers, retailers, and government programs. We’ve established a reputation for delivering modern, advanced customer experiences through best-in-class solutions used by millions.

Solutran is dedicated to promoting health, providing solutions for over-the-counter benefits, rewards, healthy food incentives and government programs supporting food insecure individuals.

Position Summary

Solutran is seeking an engaging and passionate individual with strong self-initiative and multi-tasking skills to provide support as a Financial Analyst I to our organization. A background in economics, finance, or accounting is preferred but not required, and we are primarily looking for a person that has a drive to learn and succeed. The individual will perform in a culture grounded in high performance and collaboration and thrive in a fast-paced environment.

The Financial Analyst I is responsible for performing product analysis, market research, and cost and financial modelling. The Financial Analyst I will also identify process improvements and opportunities to reduce cost and increase efficiencies. Financial Analysts are financial and operational subject matter experts across Solutran products and will work across multiple teams and departments.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in pricing across all products
    • Prepare pricing proposals
    • Benchmark vs. competitors
    • Assist in revising, updating, and improving the pricing model templates as needed and work to simplify them for easier use by other departments
  • Support requirements documentation for new processes or product features/functionality. Conduct financial and pricing analyses to support associated decision making.
  • Support strategic projects for executive leadership via market and product research for new product and growth opportunities. Conduct financial analysis to evaluate opportunities.
  • Responsible for compiling and reporting key data as requested by others.
  • Responsible for creation and maintenance of various accounting and financial reports, including analysis of vendor cost trends.
  • Assist with non-automated invoicing activities including data collection and cash receipt preparation.
  • Responsible for generation and management of purchase orders.
  • Responsible for daily reconciliation associated with transaction processing and settlement.
  • Improving/automating internal processes surrounding financial commitments (purchase orders, invoicing, etc.).

An individual in this position must be able to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities listed above. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.

Minumum Qualifications

  • 0-2 years of professional experience
  • BA or BS degree required
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference
  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations
  • Strong analytical, data gathering and market research skills
  • Good business acumen
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; be comfortable interacting with executive-level management
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to constant improvement
  • Ability to streamline functions and passion to learn and grow
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and oral communication skills
  • Comfort dealing with ambiguity and the ability to work independently

Preferred Qualifications

  • Accounting, finance, or economics background
  • Familiarity with Excel formulas and functions

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, talk or hear; uses hands to finger, handle, or touch objects or controls.  On occasion, the employee may be required to stoop, bend or reach above the shoulders.  The employee may occasionally lift, push, or pull up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Working Conditions

The position is an office-based position.

Position Type / Expected Hours of Work

This is an exempt position, and occasionally requires long hours or weekend work.

 

Travel

This position does not require frequent travel.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.  Ability to write reports and business correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and vendors.

About Solutran

Solutran, Inc. is a FinTech company, offering state-of-the-art technology to the public and private sector for over 30 years. With more than 100 million transactions processed to date, we’ve established a long-standing reputation for excellence in customer service through delivering best-in-class, advanced technology solutions.

Solutran supports public sector government programs such as WIC, SNAP and TANF and provides processing support for 69 state and Indian Tribal Organization WIC Programs across the country. In the private sector, Solutran deployed its S3 Solution Suite with the nation’s largest retailers and leading health plans in 2018, which includes the Healthy Savings® and Healthy Benefits Plus programs.

Solutran does not sponsor work visas for foreign nationals. This position is not eligible for relocation, so candidates must be local.

Solutran offers a very comprehensive benefits and compensation package. We pride ourselves on our continued growth and we share in our successes through individual bonuses and profit sharing.

It is the policy of Solutran to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Solutran will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

Solutran’s goal is to increase representation of women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities. Our programs are designed to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws, directives and regulations and cover all human resource actions including employment, compensation, benefits, training, education, tuition aid, transfers, promotions and social/recreational programs.

Follow Us on LinkedIn

Stay up to date with the latest job postings and read about what's happening at Solutran! Follow

Contact Us

Let us know how we can best meet your needs.

©2019 Solutran, Inc. All rights reserved.   |   Terms of Service   |    Privacy Policy    |     Sources    |   Contact Us

©2019 Solutran, Inc. All rights reserved.