Meltwater is looking for a superstar Senior Financial Analyst who will be part of the FP&A team and support both the companies we’ve recently acquired, as well as ongoing M&A activities. This individual will have the ability to develop their finance and business acumen through exposure to many interesting and important projects within the company, and will have the opportunity to develop relationships with senior leadership across many business units.
We are looking for a self-starter with a demonstrated history of continuous learning and self improvement - someone who is on a fast career trajectory and is looking for an environment that will help them foster their talent and hone their ability to add value as a finance professional and business partner.
Reporting to the Director of FP&A, this is an impactful opportunity within a fast-growing, publicly traded global company.
Partner with the FP&A team and business leaders to support decision-making from a financial perspective
Track performance against KPIs (in particular ARR growth, headcount productivity, cost efficiency and unit profitability) and hold regular reviews on them with management
Deliver monthly and quarterly management reporting updates with analysis and discussion of financial and non-financial KPIs
Collaborate with the rest of the finance team, providing insights and the “story” behind the numbers
Support the budgeting and forecasting process and contribute to strategic initiatives
Support salary modeling and variable compensation plan creation and implementation in collaboration with our commission team, HR and sales leadership
Work in an international environment with people virtually across time zones and geographies
Work with functions outside of finance (e.g. Sales, SalesOps, Marketing, Legal, HR) to identify inefficiencies and improve processes
Work closely with other finance departments, including controlling and accounting, to ensure accurate and complete reporting, and comply with accounting regulations
Work on ad hoc finance project such as board presentations and strategic analyses to support and help grow the global business (i.e., pricing strategies, margin improvement, content analysis, business cases)
Support ongoing M&A activities; from due diligence through to post close integration
Strong business acumen and the ability to understand the needs of diverse stakeholders, gained from 2-5 years of professional experience (for example: finance business partnering, management consulting experience, auditing or similar)
Exceptional analytical, strategic and communication skills (for example: the ability to review complex data, create multi-variable models, pull out key insights & translate it into concise communications)
Excellent organizational skills including prioritization, scheduling, and time management
Experience of working in a high-pressure environment with multiple senior stakeholders
Close attention to detail with a high standard of accuracy and precision
Bachelor degree or above (in Business, Finance or Science)
Strong knowledge of in Tableau, MS Excel /Powerpoint, and Google Sheets and Slides
Fluent in English (other languages are a plus)
CPA or CPA student with Big4 accounting experience considered to be an asset
What we offer you:
An exciting position with a steep learning curve and great opportunities for career advancement
Joining an international and diverse team of high-achieving and fun colleagues
Growth mindset that encourages learning and development outside of your function or department
An attractive salary with bonus opportunities
Short decision-making processes and an agile team in an international company
Flat hierarchies and strong corporate culture
Collaborative, transparent and fun loving office culture with snacks, fruit, drinks
Meltwater is the international market leader for Media Intelligence solutions. We specialize in monitoring and analyzing large volumes of data from the online and social media sectors. We help more than 25,000 customers worldwide to gain valuable insights and knowledge about their markets and business areas. Meltwater is a fast growing SaaS company in an exciting industry, and our success is based on ambitious, intelligent, and energetic employees.
Are you interested? Then apply for a job with us today!
Über das Unternehmen
Meltwater was founded 20 years ago in Oslo, Norway, as the world’s first online media monitoring company. Today, we are a publicly-traded global leader in media intelligence and social analytics, with 27,000 customers in over 120 countries, supported by 1800 employees in 55 offices globally.
At Meltwater, our goal is to build a groundbreaking company supported by a thriving culture in which our work is fun, challenging and rewarding, and our people aspire to exceed their personal expectations.