Financial Planning & Reporting Specialist - Insurance

Volkswagen   •  

Herndon, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 80 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The Specialist will also be responsible for reporting all figures up to internal management and our global headquarters through proprietary reporting software. They will work cross-functionally across the organization in order to define and monitor KPIs to measure performance against volume and financial objectives, recognizing risks and opportunities in a timely manner and suggesting alternative actions to accomplish the objectives. Role Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Sr. Director of Controlling, VWFSPS Insurance Team, Treasurer, SVP Finance, CFO and accounting/controlling functions in order to forecast VWFS Protection Services P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement.
  • Build and maintain a multi-year financial planning tool for all VWFS entities (P&L, balance sheet, cash flow), under IFRS standards. This includes different aspects of the business model (dealer reinsurance, direct underwriting, reinsurance / fronting arrangements)
  • Responsible for financial modeling and data analysis to identify monthly trends (and develop mitigation plans as necessary), ensure objectives accomplishment, and share strategic business insights.
  • Prepare the monthly, annual, and 5 year plan for VWFS Protection Services business and the VCI ancillary business.
  • Complete and analyze specialized reporting documents required from HQ & VWFSPS Management
  • Run periodic product profitability and production analysis
  • Develop senior management presentations.
  • Complete ad hoc analyses and reporting as required.

Experience: Required

  • 5-10 years of finance and accounting experience focusing on: financial analysis, financial modelling, Insurance products


  • Automotive F&I experience preferred

Education: Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance / Accounting


  • Master’s degree in Finance / Accounting

General Skills:

  • Strong leadership qualities and excellent interpersonal skills (both written and oral)
  • Analytical and conceptual thinker who continuously seeks to improve
  • Communication/Presentation skills – succinctly and effectively communicate complex data and concepts to high-level audiences including the CEO/CFO
  • Capability to work against tight deadlines while maintaining quality accuracy
  • Ability to develop effective partnerships with all partners and stakeholders
  • Ability to coach peers pertaining to insurance and consumer financial products

Specialized Skills: Required

  • 3-5 years of experience with insurance products, dealer reinsurance programs and dealer services
  • Ability to build and maintain a financial model that forecast the P&L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow statement of a financial services insurance company
  • Experience with business reporting software to align with corporate goals and objectives
  • Expert skills in Excel, PowerPoint


  • Experience within an automotive financial services company
  • Advanced knowledge of the US insurance business and/or F&I products
  • Understanding of multi-entity environment within the extended warranty sector (OEM/Obligor/Captive Insurance structures)
  • Expert skills in Tableau, Business Objects, experience with VW Group financial reporting tools (CMIS, Vokus)

Work Flexibility:

  • Herndon, VA office based role – 0-5% Travel