Financial Analyst

| Greater LA Area

Factual is the location data company the world’s most valuable brands and technology companies trust to understand and intelligently grow their businesses. We help engineering teams, marketers, and data analysts build the best digital products, deliver more impactful marketing, and transform their businesses with the most accurate and comprehensive data on places and people worldwide.

The Financial Analyst will report to the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis, and will support building and ensuring critical support to our finance and leadership teams. You will focus on creating and building financial tools, reporting mechanisms, business modeling, and financial planning processes that will effectively scale with Factual’s growth. You possesses superior financial reporting, planning and modeling skills, as a well as razor-sharp business acumen. This role also requires the ability to understand the big picture of the Factual financial model, while being very detail-oriented with the analysis of bookings and revenue, expenses, and cash flows. Our environment fosters out of the box thinking and you are sure to be intellectually challenged every day.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Creating financial projections for recurring forecasts, annual budgets, long-range plans, and other scenarios via operation of consolidated 3-statement financial model and other supporting driver-based models
  • Developing deep business knowledge and ability to distill key business drivers for translation into model logic and assumptions
  • Producing recurring reporting packages for communication of financial/operational results to senior management and business operators
  • Investigating significant variances between current results and forecasts versus prior ones and determining major causes of change
  • Monitoring and analyzing resource usage and its efficacy and communicating actionable insights to relevant stakeholders
  • Synthesizing datasets from different sources and formats to generate reporting and analysis
  • Partnering with the accounting team to ensure accuracy and timely delivery of financial reporting
  • Interpreting contracts and performing various operational tasks such as partner payment calculations and sales review/processing
  • Identifying and driving process improvements within finance as well as across the organization to enhance efficiency and financial control
  • Working cross-functionally across the organization to perform finance duties and to support various other business projects and strategic initiatives

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in finance, accounting, economics, mathematics, or related area
  • Experience in a finance, accounting, or analytical role
  • Ability to problem-solve methodically and creatively
  • Exceptional analytical skills with ability to independently and objectively form and test hypotheses and draw relevant conclusions
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable interacting with all levels of the organization
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel/Powerpoint and Google Sheets/Slides with ability to work with large data sets
  • Experience working with/ability to quickly learn Salesforce and Netsuite
  • Familiarity with fundamental accounting principles such as accruals, capitalization, depreciation/amortization, and revenue recognition
  • Extremely well-organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to remain composed and excel under tight deadlines in a high-pressure environment
  • Easily adapt to changing responsibilities and priorities
  • Must be self-motivated with a strong work ethic and drive to constantly develop and make an impact
Read Full Job Description

Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • C++Languages
    • JavaLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • jQueryLibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • SparkFrameworks
    • HiveDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases

Location

1999 Avenue of the Stars, Los Angeles, CA 90067

What are Factual Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Parking
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences

Additional Perks + Benefits

Employee wellness benefits such as weekly fitness classes and gym discounts, life insurance, discount programs, and many more.

More Jobs at Factual22 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Dev + Engineer
HR
Internships
Operations
Product
Sales
Internships
new
Los Angeles
Operations
new
Los Angeles
Product
new
Los Angeles
Data + Analytics
new
Los Angeles
HR
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Data + Analytics
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Data + Analytics
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Sales
new
Los Angeles
Operations
new
Los Angeles
Finance
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Internships
new
Los Angeles
Data + Analytics
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Developer
new
Los Angeles
Finance
new
Los Angeles