Senior Financial Analyst, Square Corporate FP&A
- San Francisco, CA
Square is seeking a Senior Financial Analyst to join the Square Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) group. The FP&A team is responsible for managing financial trends of the business, including the annual financial plan, regular forecast and outlook processes, determining capital allocation across our business, and providing analytical support to Square management. This position will operate in a dynamic, results-oriented environment, and will be a key contributor to the strategic decision making processes across the business.
We are looking for experienced finance professionals who will work as members of Square’s Corporate Finance & Strategy team, and who will directly influence key elements of Square’s overall financial forecast, operational execution, and strategic decision making.
Manage workforce planning for the Corporate FP&A team. This includes forecasting and reporting on every expense item related to personnel as well as headcount planning and reconciliation across the company.
Partner with the business to provide analytical support for ad-hoc projects related to workforce planning, personnel expense, and other items.
Contribute to financial commentaries and documents to support key financial deliverables.
Contribute to the management of key financial processes including annual planning, quarterly and monthly forecast adjustment cycles, and the incremental investment cycle.
Develop new processes or streamline existing processes relating to financial planning/reporting.
Develop metrics to track team-specific and company-wide trends, identify opportunities, clearly communicate recommendations, and collaborate across all levels of the organization.
Support ad hoc projects and help define systems improvements to support Square’s growth.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics, Business or a related field
2-5 years of relevant industry experience with financial modeling (corporate finance, investment banking, private equity, consulting)
Excellent proficiency in Excel (you should be prepared for a modeling interview)
Strong attention to detail
Ability to multitask and prioritize
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Exceptional judgement and maturity, including an ability to execute independently and work with team members of all levels
Basic understanding of the payments industry and a commitment to Squares purpose of Economic Empowerment
Experience with Hyperion is a plus
Experience with SQL is a plus