Product Finance Associate- Uber for Business Sales
Strategic Finance, Finance & Accounting en 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 Product Finance team, specifically Uber for Business Sales, partnering 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
Business partnerships - work closely with Sales leaders to develop financial sales forecasts and operational goals, apply business judgment and financial insights to assist with decision making
P&L planning - you will be the primary point of contact for all global sales finance initiatives (including building the P&L for shipper segments, designing the forecasting process, goal setting, and modeling support)
Sophisticated financial modeling - build models from scratch, improve existing models, break complex models down into components that consolidate - you can do it all
Analyze variances between actuals, forecast, and plan - use insights to iterate on forecasts and create action
Think strategically and then execute - the models we build aid in decision making and strategy - we operationalize our insights
Help us scale / transition from startup to enterprise - Part of this is maturing our planning processes, part is ensuring finance best practices spread through the organization
Special projects and deal support - new initiatives always come up, as strengths emerge you will have the chance to chip in beyond traditional FP&A
Innovate - we will push the boundaries beyond traditional forecasting. Be creative, adaptive, and eager to learn new technical skill sets
What You’ll Need
BS/BA in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or similar
Experience in Sales Finance or Sales Operations
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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