Associate Financial Analyst at Medtronic
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Associate Financial Analyst
July 2014 to Present
Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
Financial Planning Intern
January 2013 to June 2014
Business Analyst Intern
May 2013 to August 2013
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
University of St. Thomas
August 2011 to April 2013
St. Paul, MN
Financial Planning & Analysis Intern
May 2012 to August 2012
> Analyze and communicate monthly and quarterly results for Cardio Vascular sourcing cost centers > Assist with annual planning and quarterly forecasting processes > Provide financial support on Global Sourcing process improvements and Lean Sigma projects on inventory optimization and portfolio rationalization > Analyze and communicate monthly and quarterly results for Cardio Vascular sourcing cost centers > Assist with annual planning and quarterly forecasting processes > Provide financial support on Global Sourcing process improvements and Lean Sigma projects on inventory optimization and portfolio rationalization
What company does Travis Banken work for?
Travis Banken works for Medtronic
What is Travis Banken's role at Medtronic?
Travis Banken is Associate Financial Analyst
What industry does Travis Banken work in?
Travis Banken works in the Financial Services industry.
As an Associate Financial Analyst with Medtronic, inc. I am delighted to work for the leading medical technology company in the world that is guided by their mission to alleviate pain, restore health, and extend life for millions of people around the world. I joined Medtronic in July 2014 after graduating from the University of Saint Thomas in Saint Paul, MN where I earned a Bachelor's Degree in Finance. Prior to Medtronic, I have worked in a variety of finance related positions for several other Fortune 500 companies based in the greater Minneapolis-Saint Paul area. Theses industry leaders include Target, Ameriprise Financial and Land O'Lakes. In addition to my finance experience, I have also established myself as a leader during my time at Saint Thomas through my three year involvement as a resident advisor as well as a service trip leader through an on-campus organization called VISION. My strengths include my effective communication skills, adaptability in a changing work environment as well as my aptitude to think critically to solve challenging problems. My technical skills allow me to efficiently utilize financial systems such as Excel, Access, Morningstar, Smartview, and Hyperion Essbase. I am a diligent worker with a strong moral compass that I look to integrate into my work on daily basis.Associate Financial Analyst @ > Analyze and communicate monthly and quarterly results for Cardio Vascular sourcing cost centers > Assist with annual planning and quarterly forecasting processes > Provide financial support on Global Sourcing process improvements and Lean Sigma projects on inventory optimization and portfolio rationalization From July 2014 to Present (1 year 4 months) Moundsview, MNFinancial Planning Intern @ >Assisted in the development of financial plans including estate planning, investment planning, risk analysis, retirement planning and business succession planning. >Corresponded with clients regarding financial status and aided in plan to attain financial goals. >Gained a grasp of market dynamics through daily analysis of current events. >Utilized industry related software, such as Morningstar, to research and analyze future success of potential funds. From January 2013 to June 2014 (1 year 6 months) Bloomington, MNBusiness Analyst Intern @ > Analyzed and identified root causes of $100M a year of unproductive inventory in Pharmacy department > Presented actionable recommendations to senior leadership with potential annual cost savings of $8M > Forecasted weekly sales ads and other promotional planning activity to maximize sales during key seasons while mitigating inventory risk From May 2013 to August 2013 (4 months) Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul AreaResident Advisor @ >Developed strong communication skills by leading 25 first year students to be successful and positive members of our community. >Collaborated with a team of ten to organize community and social events for the university. >Managed conflicts between roommates and resolved residents' personal problems. From August 2011 to April 2013 (1 year 9 months) St. Paul, MNFinancial Planning & Analysis Intern @ >Utilized reporting tools such as Hyperion Esssbase and Oracle to perform numerous reconciliations. >Located and organized drivers within object accounts to be used for year-end forecasting. >Developed matrix to allocate expenses to working capital p&l. >Analyzed and updated land rent Answer Plot program contracts to include land appreciation for current year. From May 2012 to August 2012 (4 months) Shoreview, MNBachelor's degree, Finance, General @ University of St. Thomas From 2010 to 2014 Finance, General @ University of Saint Louis- Madrid, Spain From 2012 to 2013 Economics, Accounting, Finance, Calculus, Chemistry @ Elk River High School From 2006 to 2010 Travis Banken is skilled in: Microsoft Office, Spanish, Public Speaking, Event Management, Planning, Accounting, PowerPoint, Event Planning, Microsoft Excel, OBI, Essbase, Hyperion Interactive..., Morningstar, ACT!, Thompson One, Oracle
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