How do you answer - why do you want to leave public accounting for a financial analyst role? Besides the obvious answers of better worklife pay etc.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

As a new audit manager, is it a good career path to leave for a senior financial analyst role at a large Fortune 500 company? Salary is about 10% more. Or should I keep on looking for a accounting manager job?

likehelpful
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What are some resume bullets that align with a financial analyst position? Trying to tailor my resume but am struggling. Is it worth hiring someone? In transfer pricing but want to move career to FIN.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I have a finance degree, and I’m proficient in Excel and SQL. How long does it take to get the hang of R? Any recommendations on learning resources? R is a preferred skill for this financial analyst role I’m applying for at a tech firm.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone successfully switched from tax to financial analyst position or corp finance position?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I'm about to be promoted to manager in tax at a big 4, and I'm looking for non-tax jobs in industry. Would I be qualified for a senior financial analyst role in FP&A or financial reporting?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

can someone please give me a range on base salary + bonus range for a financial analyst (rotational program) role 1st year out of undergrad in a major city for biggest 5 pharma companies?

funny
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

If I move into a financial analyst position after two years of audit experience (and 1 promotion) will i likely start at the bottom of the totem pole? Trying to get an idea of what my salary would be. I feel this role is kinda critical for my 20 -30 year plan so I’m willing to start at an A1 position again. any insight here would be great. Thanks

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone have experience or know anyone working at Wayfair in Boston? Interview tomorrow for senior financial analyst role. Reviews online seem to be that it's a great work experience, but shitty pay?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Has anyone left audit for a financial analyst role? How has your experience been?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone left a tax role to be a financial analyst? How was the transition?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone ever worked for McDonald’s in their corporate office? I am going to interview for a senior financial analyst role. I’ve been in consulting for 2.5 years and looking to find something...

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Need advice on the prospect of accepting to a role as a Financial Analyst at a startup. Would be leaving a stable consulting firm and accepting less cash-based compensation. Details within

likesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone have any leads or can refer me to more of a consulting based role? Background: 5+ years of experience includes Auditing, Corporate accounting and Financial Analyst based roles

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Has anyone pivoted from B4 tax to a financial analyst role in industry? If so, what are the advantages/disadvantages? What were the biggest learnings curves? How long were you in PA before?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Need some exit guidance. Went from external audit to risk advisory (aka Sox and ic) and feel pigeonholed. What’s the best way to break out? Eventually want to work towards VP but is it best to look for reporting role > controller > Vp? Or financial analyst > upwards? Or back to school entirely?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Is 130K a reasonable salary TC expectation for a Financial Analyst role with FAANG in California? Online data very varied or unavailable

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I am currently a Staff 1 in Audit. I graduated with a finance degree and am considering making the switch to a financial analyst role.

likesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone who has made the switch from FDD to FP&A: Is FP&A easier to learn at the financial analyst level? I’m a 2nd year associate in FDD and struggling to pick things up quickly to the point where its a 50/50 whether I get promoted to Sr I’ve been told. As a result, I’m looking at FP&A as a possible exit.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Is there any advices on how to switch from tax to financial analyst position?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Related Posts

Is it possible to negotiate an offer at all when you’re entry level? Probably not without a competing offer, I’m guessing?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

For those who have actually tried it, what are you opinions about AmWay as a secondary income? If you never tried to be an AmWay consultant, please don’t respond with your opinion.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I’ve decided I’m never going to stop looking for a new job. I just started my new job today

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How much in advance before a project ends do you start reaching out to your network to get staffed on the next one?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone in East Lansing?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

How do I go about getting in touch with HR or anybody relevant for a compensation discussion?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Failed my last exam (Audit. Tax associate here) Has anyone supplemented their Becker with Ninja MCQs and found it helpful?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

About to enter my second year at the firm. Is there a good reason I should stay? I’ve had a good experience so far but it seems like the firm is a sinking ship now and that my upward mobility (both in title and comp) is quite limited.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

PwC / S&: where can I look up the utilization target for SAs? Also, can I retrieve my utilization for previous financial year as well? Thanks

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

What just happened in the market? Are we preparing to slide down? Tech just fell almost 2% in last 2 hours!

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Aerospace is my passion and I’m interested in doing some work with EY’s aerospace practice - can anyone provide PPED contacts who do work with aerospace companies/airlines etc.? Thank you 🙏

likefunnyuplifting
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Can you be forced to switch over to GPS if you are on a project long enough?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Ladies what's your age, skin care routine, and skin type? I'm 25 with normal skin. PM: Micellar water, foreo and aveeno foaming face wash, the ordinary toner, glow recipe eye mask, the ordinary hyaluronic acid, the ordinary moisturizer, belif overnight mask. AM: Wash with foreo, trader joes rose water toner (love that sh*t), hyaluronic acid, moisturizer with SPF. No makeup since no office. Once a week I do a clay mask.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

I just watched Only on Netflix and now I'm wondering how much of what men do is motivated by women. Just curious. The movie is based on a bleak dystopian premise where women succumb to a pandemic.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Any thoughts on Funworks? Reputation, culture, quality of work...

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Idea: Hotels should convert a portion of their rooms to a dope office setup and have companies lease the converted offices for employees to use if they need a change of scenery from the wfh life. Thoughts?

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone heard of exit opps for analyst at hedge fund? Asking for a friend, am genuinely curious. She’s lamenting that her options are restricted to investing / finance

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

San Jose promotion day event is a San Jose Giants game? Really? 😔 Please tell me is a joke! Not even the SF Giants? Santa Cruz was way better.

Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Dumb anti maskers...for sake of humanity please wear it .. Else history will remember you as Assholes the way you are ..

likesmart
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Anyone in PwC had their Career Outlook Discussion yet? With feedback from CRT, comp etc. Interested in Ny FS.

like
Reaction Icon Like
Arrow Icon

Download the Fishbowl app

That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what’s it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Sign in here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview