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Thoughts on transitioning from PA to a financial analyst role? Those who have, do you like the type of work?

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I love the work. It's not necessarily accounting based, but being a CPA definitely helps. I report directly to the CFO and collab with her on multiple projects. Focus is generally on strategic-level areas: budgeting, liquidity, investments, B/S management, etc. Work in FS industry (banks and credit unions). Keep in mind that the role of a financial analyst varies drastically across industries.

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