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Financial Analyst (Credit)

Nelnet Lincoln, NE

Job Description

  • Financial Analyst (Credit)

    Job Locations US-NE-Lincoln
    Posted Date 3 months ago(2/16/2018 8:00 AM)
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The Financial / Credit Analyst role will be key to designing and analyzing loan products.  The role will be critical to reporting on and recommending strategy to business leaders.  The analyst will work closely with marketing, finance, and operations to support loan products in both the success of their creation and the performance once created.


  1. Provide training to team of contract requirements.
  2. Manage and direct loan program design and alterations
  3. Understand market conditions and asses risk to product
  4. Ensure compliance with federal regulations.
  5. Analyze loan level detail to understand pricing and risk
  6. Participate in supported divisions' management and strategy meetings to better know the customers
  7. Provide ad-hoc analysis for business unit senior leadership as required.
  8. Represent and maximize opportunities to improve product offering



Bachelor's Degree



  1. 3+ years of related reporting analysis experience, with a proven record of success
  2. Significant experience in reporting, analyzing and reconciling credit data
  3. Project management experience
  4. Exceptional Excel skills



  1. Ability to understand credit as it pertains to loan products
  2. Confident Communication Style: Effectively communicates with and engages all levels of the organization verbally and in writing; displays confidence in expressing opinions and in offering a point of view
  3. Ability to understand macro and micro economic impacts
  4. Energy, Drive, and Motivation: Embraces challenges enthusiastically, then executes relentlessly
  5. Consistent, High Quality Results: Establishes credibility and finance leadership by producing timely, accurate and insightful analysis, consistently. Earns the respect of others through effective interaction with all teams
  6. Efficiency/Accountability: Allocates time efficiently, focusing on ever-shifting priorities; continually seeks way to improve individual and team productivity. Highly accountable and able to manage multiple complex tasks in a fast paced dynamic environment
  7. Proven ability to work under stress in emergencies; flexibility to handle pressure coming from all directions simultaneously
  8. Excellent presentation skills and report package development
  9. Excellent skills in analytic problem solving
  10. Expert in MS Excel and proficient in MS Word, PowerPoint

EEO Statement

Nelnet is an Equal Opportunity Employer, complies with Executive Order 11246, and takes affirmative action to ensure that qualified applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to race, color, religion/creed, national origin, gender, or sex, marital status, age, disability, use of a guide dog or service animal, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations in order to apply or compete for positions at Nelnet may request such accommodations by contacting Nelnet Talent Acquisition & Recruiting.

Nelnet is a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.


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Job Details

Date Posted January 23, 2019
Date Closes February 22, 2019
Requisition 2018-6077
Located In Lincoln, NE
SOC Category 00-0000.00