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Job Title

Senior Financial Analyst- FP&A

Company : BARK

Location : Columbus, OH

Created : 2020-03-14

Job Type : Full Time

Job Description

BARK is a fast-growing business that serves people who absolutely love dogs and want to make dogs happy. We currently have offices in New York City and Columbus, Ohio and believe people are our strongest asset.  We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated Sr. Financial Analyst to join our Financial Planning & Analysis team. The Sr. Financial Analyst will be responsible for driving business performance and predictability through financial planning, value-added reporting and analysis, and financial partnership with key stakeholders throughout the organization. In this role, you will use well-honed analytical and communication skills to track and influence business performance. You will collaborate directly with heads of each operating unit, projecting and analyzing all facets of revenue and expense, with the objective of optimizing growth and profitability. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a background of strong financial acumen and applied knowledge of customer acquisition cost (CAC), payback period measurement, lifetime value (LTV), and all related concepts. DOODIES: Play a critical role in driving the company's financial planning process, building relationships to garner participation/buy-in of key stakeholders across the organization. Maintain monthly, quarterly, and yearly P&L forecasting, and prepare capital budgeting and re-forecasting, including cash/working capital. Lead the development of detailed monthly reporting and analytics. Develop recommendations and provide upper management with insightful commentary on business performance and deliver actionable recommendations. Drive consistent and best-in-class processes across business units. Work with individual business unit leaders to drive integration of financial information and analysis and identify smart actions and mitigate any potential risk. Partner with our internal Accounting team on monthly close process, financial reporting, and preparation of GAAP financial statements. Prepare material for board of directors and investor relations activities. QUALIFICATIONS: 5+ years of finance and strategic analysis experience in FP&A at a high growth company Experience with monthly/quarterly/annual accounting processes Experience building financial models from scratch Ability to understand, interpret, and summarize large quantities of complex data Excellent excel and powerpoint skills Strong communication skills, with the ability to convey complex topics concisely and clearly in a written or verbal format Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field of study preferred, MBA a plus Experience with financial planning and business intelligence tools a plus Must love dogs! This position is a full-time, salaried position. It is located on-site at our office in Manhattan, NY. We offer health insurance for both you and your pup, 401k, wonderful team lunches, and a dog to pet anytime you wish.