Assists in building financial business cases, strategic rationale and operational implications to develop and plan for complex and large-scale strategic initiatives across all functional areas of the organization. Evaluates and develops perspective on research and insights from across the organization to enhance the view of the market, opportunities, and competitive positioning. Assists with creation of business cases and actionable recommendations to senior management based on insights on a variety of relevant industry, competitive, product, market, and environmental factors. Gathers and documents insights for business intelligence and reporting requirements for key business users and departments for strategic planning products / concepts to senior management for review. Uses insights and facts on trends, consumer behavior, and competitor activity to guide divisional leaders through scenario analysis and opportunity identification so they can make choices to enable competitive advantage. Frames, structures, and scopes complex and ambiguous business challenges. Analyzes data and helps to develop materials that communicate strategic plans and progress to all stakeholders. Designs, deploys, and enhances critical analytics dashboards, and reports to support the initiative or strategy through monthly and quarterly business reviews. Develops metrics and measures progress for all business initiatives for all company progress reviews.Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree in business, economics, finance or related field preferred
In-depth knowledge of Property and Casualty industry and P&L
Applicable certifications such as CPA or CFA a plus
5+ years of progressive experience in area of focus preferred
On the job experience in a management consultancy, investment bank or corporate business development team a plus
Advanced analytical capabilities
Advanced Financial analysis and business modeling skills
Capable of making sound business recommendations based on research-driven analytics, leveraging both internal and external data and research
Strong presentation skills, written and verbal communication skills required
Excellent attention to detail and follow through
Strong process and project management skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite products (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
About The Main Street America Group
The Main Street America Group is part of the American Family Insurance group, the nation’s 13th largest property/casualty insurer which ranks No. 306 on the Fortune 500 list. As part of a financially strong enterprise, Main Street America maintains an “A” (Excellent) Financial Strength Rating, with a Stable Outlook, as well as an “a+” Issuer Credit Rating. In addition, we offer a flexible work environment with a robust benefits and incentive package. Our people are at the foundation of everything we do and are the key to achieving our strategy and goals. Championing diversity and investing in our employees is a priority, so we provide a work environment that fosters inclusion, disciplined execution of our initiatives, and collaboration across business lines.
We live by our core values of being: innovative, inclusive, accountable, courageous, caring, and trustworthy. We believe that a great work environment empowers employees to provide excellent service to our customers. The Main Street America Group feels it is not the “what” we do, but the “how” we do it that distinguishes us from our competition.
We are rapidly growing are looking for dynamic innovative individuals to join our team!