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Chicago, IL Full Time Posted by: Kemper Corporation Posted: Tuesday, 2 March 2021
 
 

In this role you will be supporting the Special Projects team in the development, communication, and execution of our initiatives. The Special Projects team executes high impact corporate finance and strategy projects in support of Treasury, Corporate Development, Investments and other functional and business areas. This includes the creation and presentation of qualitative and quantitative analyses that provide critical insights into business and investments performance, liquidity management, capital utilization and strategic opportunities. Candidates must demonstrate strong analytical and critical thinking skills, a strategically oriented thought process, exceptional communication skills (both written and oral), and must conduct themselves with the utmost professionalism.

Responsibilities:

Assess and present to senior management drivers of operating performance relative to our competitors and our corporate objectives
Identify liquidity and capital inefficiencies and examine solution alternatives
Analyze and execute capital market transactions, including equity and debt offerings, and share buybacks
Support financial evaluations of strategic opportunities, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, capital investments, etc.
Lead the development and analysis of financial models that drive strategic insights and help address diverse business problems
Be a thought leader while juggling multiple high-impact projects with competing priorities

Job Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in Business, Accounting, Finance, or a quantitative discipline
Previous experience in insurance and Master's degree preferred but not required
Minimum of 5 years of previous investment banking, investment research, corporate development, corporate financial analysis, management consulting and/or strategy experience
Demonstrated ability to conceive and execute quantitative analysis and deliver data-driven insights
Strong financial analysis, valuation, and modeling skills
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present complex analysis and recommendations clearly
Ability to self-manage progress and deliverables with a high degree of accountability and urgency
Eagerness to tackle ambiguous problems
Experience partnering with colleagues across an organization as well as an ability to work in a collaborative and team-oriented culture


Chicago, IL, United States of America
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3/2/2021 5:30:42 PM


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