A financial analyst resume summary is placed at the top of a resume in its own clear section to let employers quickly understand why they should hire you. Here is a financial analyst resume summary example:
“Strategic-thinking corporate finance professional with five years of progressively senior experience in a financial modeling and valuation capacity. Both a big picture and detail-oriented thinker, with a passion for producing insightful analysis with a proven track record of generating insightful recommendations. Enjoys working with numbers in Excel and PowerPoint, as well as working with people.”
Below is a break down of subject weightings in the FMVA™ financial analyst program. As you can see there is a heavy focus on financial modeling, finance, Excel, business valuation, budgeting/forecasting, PowerPoint presentations, accounting and business strategy.
A well rounded financial analyst possesses all of the above skills!
CFI is the global institution behind the financial modeling and valuation analyst FMVA™ Designation. CFI is on a mission to enable anyone to be a great financial analyst and have a great career path. In order to help you advance your career, CFI has compiled many resources to assist you along the path.
In order to become a great financial analyst, here are some more questions and answers for you to discover: