Strategic Finance, Finance & Accounting in San Francisco, CA
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.
We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the Role
In this role, you will part of our Rides Product Finance team, partnering across the Ridesharing Product Teams in close collaboration with Ops and Marketing. With unique visibility into the global business and across product teams, you will be able to reach insights others might not be able to make. In this role, you will manage and build the right financial discipline around selected product areas and feature development. In addition, you will be embedded in the product teams with the opportunity to turn product insights into strategic decisions for the global ridesharing business. If you're ready to go deep, working on a rewarding set of challenges and if you've got the finance skills, experience, and passion - read on and get in touch!
What You’ll Do
Think strategically and then drive impact - in this role you will have the unique perspective to connect the strategic themes across the globe and bring them back to the product teams to help inform the product strategy that will drive improvement in the business
Business partnerships - work closely with product leaders to develop financial forecasts, operational goals, and the right operating cadence to make it all happen
Big Bets – be part of the team that builds and evaluates the strategy and business model around our future big bets
Work closely with accounting to provide input on new product launches
Innovate - we will push the boundaries beyond traditional product finance forecasting and planning
Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new ways and skills
What You’ll Need
BS/BA in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or similar
Minimum of 3 years of relevant analytical and management experience in the technology industry, investment banking, or management consulting
Exceptional analytical skills - Best practices are second-nature, your models are efficient, scalable, and intuitive
Excellent communication and people skills - numbers are key, but a business is built with people
Self-starter - You will take initiative, be dedicated, set and drive toward goals
Experience with Excel, SQL, and/or statistical software package
Attention to detail - consistent with swift execution
About The Team
Managing and forecasting a hyper-growth business is hard. Forecasting for one of the fastest growing startups ever, expanding across the globe, while driving optimization for evolving business models - that's a challenge that doesn't come around often. Doing all this alongside a team that is as driven, creative, hands-on, smart, passionate and fun-loving as you are - that’s Strategic Finance at Uber. The Rides Strategic Finance team works with the leadership of the Global Rides business as a key partner in strategy setting, budgeting, optimization and performance tracking to accomplish our financial and operational goals
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