Job Description

Date Active

Aug 18, 2022 12:50:52 PM

Requisition #


Hours Per Week



200 Executive Blvd South-HF433





Job Description/ Requirements

If you’re looking for a meaningful career, you’ll find it here at Webster. Founded in 1935, our focus has always been to put people first--doing whatever we can to help individuals, families, businesses and our colleagues achieve their financial goals. As a leading commercial bank, we remain passionate about serving our clients and supporting our communities. Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Agility, Respect, Excellence are Webster’s values, these set us apart as a bank and as an employer. 


Come join our team where you can expand your career potential, benefit from our robust development opportunities, and enjoy meaningful work!


Job Summary:

  • Financial advisor to support the executives of line of businesses by providing financial and analytical counsel to facilitate decision-making around strategic business initiatives
  • Develop annual budgets, quarterly forecasts, and long-range strategic plans in partnership with managers including the validation and input into planning system tool and document assumptions
  • Prepare monthly financial reporting (GAAP & Profitability) and provide required variance analysis for management and able to clearly communicate a cohesive and concise story around business drivers
  • Research and prepare, analyzes company and/or line of business financial reports
  • Source, combine and structure large datasets into historical trends for the month end accounting close, quarterly earnings call, investor presentations, etc.
  • Provide unbiased validation of financial justifications are in support of strategic initiatives (provide critical analysis and assumptions appropriately justify the investment and is in line with expected returns
  • Understand the company's internal profitability methodologies and measurement
  • May participate and contribute to the accurate production/review of corporate financial deliverables, to include, but not limited to, the month end accounting close, quarterly earnings call, investor presentations, etc.
  • Identifies and executes upon process improvement opportunities
  • Act as a finance liaison between the line of business, Finance, and Accounting


Job Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree in Finance, Accounting, or Economics
  • 3-5 years of experience
  • Strong skills with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
  • Strong communication, analytical and data organization/interpretation skills
  • Prior exposure to financial budgeting, forecasting and reporting systems
  • Attention to detail and accuracy is required
  • Overall understanding of accounting principles
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work under pressure, and meet tight deadlines while maintaining flexibility

This position can be located in NY or CT.






Equal Opportunities

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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