F&S Senior Manager, Strategic Initiatives

  • Denver, CO
  • Full-time
  • Alternate Location: San Francisco, United States
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Company Description

Square builds common business tools in unconventional ways so more people can start, run, and grow their businesses. When Square started, it was difficult and expensive (or just plain impossible) for some businesses to take credit cards. Square made credit card payments possible for all by turning a mobile phone into a credit card reader. Since then Square has been building an entire business toolkit of both hardware and software products including Square Capital, Square Terminal, Square Payroll, and more. We’re working to find new and better ways to help businesses succeed on their own terms—and we’re looking for people like you to help shape tomorrow at Square.

Job Description

This position can sit in any Square's office locations and is eligible for full-time work from home/remote.

Finance & Strategy improves strategic, financial and operational decision-making across the company. Our team's core value is trust – we build it by making what is complex simple, and with analysis that is accurate and easy-to-understand. Our partners appreciate our insight and trust us to help them solve difficult problems across the company. At Square we believe that good ideas can come from anywhere, and we'll trust you to work with colleagues to form intelligent opinions, and present your thoughts to decision-makers and the executive team.

We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager, who will report to our Finance and Strategy Lead, and will work as a member of Square's Finance & Strategy team, helping lead efforts to support our corporate strategy. You will play an important part in Square's success by working directly with Square's business and finance leaders, driving financial planning and business forecasting, and developing strategic analysis around important plans.

You Will:

  • Manage long-term strategic resource allocation and investment into existing and developing teams.
  • In partnership with our Treasury team, guide capital markets activities and analyses to support Square's balance sheet and cash position.
  • Support strategic decisions and ad hoc analyses related to M&A activities, real estate, tax, corporate entity structure, amongst others.
  • Partner across departments and teams to analyze and report on the financial impact of decisions across the company
  • Provide financial analysis and commentary to important partners including Square's board, management team and Investor Relations team.
  • Hire and manage a team.


You Have: 

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Business, Economics, or other relevant field
  • 7+ years of relevant industry experience (e.g. investment banking, private equity, investments, strategic finance, corporate finance)
  • Excellent proficiency in financial modeling and Excel (be prepared for a case study)
  • Experience with banking/capital markets/specialty finance, B2B technology products, or the payments industry is a plus
  • Experience with SQL and Hyperion is a plus

Additional Information

At Square, we value diversity and always treat all employees and job applicants based on merit, qualifications, competence, and talent. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. Applicants in need of special assistance or accommodation during the interview process or in accessing our website may contact us by sending an email to assistance(at)squareup.com. We will treat your request as confidentially as possible. In your email, please include your name and preferred method of contact, and we will respond as soon as possible.


At Square, we want you to be well and thrive. Our global benefits package includes:
  • Healthcare coverage
  • Retirement Plans
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Wellness perks
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid time off
  • Learning and Development resources
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