Finance Manager

Beauty Counter Santa Monica , CA 90405

Posted 2 months ago

As clean beauty pioneers, we've been setting safer standards and transforming the industry. We formulate, advocate and educate with the goal of getting safer products into the hands of everyone.

This is bigger than beauty - this is about a healthier future for all.

We are currently seeking a Manager, Finance, with FP&A, investment banking and/or PE/VC experience, to join our team.

Reporting to the VP, Finance, you will deliver results as you:

  • Participate as a key member of the Beautycounters finance team in strategic and tactical planning and managing financial performance.

  • Analyze company's financial results with respect to profits, trends, costs and compliance with budgets.

  • Issue regular status and ad hoc reports to senior management, our investors and our Board.

  • Lead the budgeting and forecast processes, coordinating with the leadership team and other departments to develop the periodic forecasts.

  • Drive change and support new business development, including market analysis, strategy and business plan development, pricing strategy, organizational structure, evaluation of joint ventures and acquisitions.

  • Provide cost and profitability analysis on products, customers, segments and operations.

  • Assess return on investment for capital requests, product development initiatives and sales and marketing programs.

  • Assist the Company with development of processes and policies to facilitate growth and profitability.

  • Assist senior management in financial planning and results management. Work with other team members to understand revenue and cost drivers and define appropriate reports for tracking.


  • 5+ years of finance experience.

  • Previously held role in financial planning & analysis at a corporation

  • Investment banking, private equity or venture capital experience strongly preferred.

  • Experience working in a growing start-up environment is a plus..

  • Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting or Business. MBA is a plus.

  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to prioritize and meet deadlines.

  • Ability to work without direct supervision, and efficiently manage tasks and time.

  • Merger and acquisition finance experience.

  • Strong strategic thinking ability, project management skills and negotiating skills.

  • Strong skills in leadership, communication, initiative, decisiveness, and planning and organization.

At Beautycounter we are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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