Senior Financial Analyst, Fp&A

Dotdash New York , NY 10007

Posted 2 months ago

About Your Role

You love numbers and data and can make any spreadsheet sing! You will work directly with finance leads on budgeting, forecasting and reporting. The ideal candidate will be very hands-on, curious, flexible and service-oriented. You will need to develop smooth, cooperative working relationships with all levels in the company and be comfortable presenting financial information in a clear concise way.

About Your Contributions

  • Financial planning including annual operating plan and monthly forecast updates.

  • Monthly and quarterly reporting packages including P&L's, revenue dashboards, and other key deliverables to shareholders.

  • Partner with accounting during the month-end close to ensure timely and accurate financial results. Includes oversight of close as well as accruals.

  • Variance analysis comparing financial results, key metrics, and traffic to plan and prior period. Building roadmaps/recons for management to understand key variances.

  • Data retrieval, input and maintenance for multiple finance files.

  • Monitor and develop methodologies for analyzing business KPIs. Inform business decisions with thoughtful analysis.

  • Deliver clear verbal and written explanations of analyses to senior management that translate findings into strategic recommendations.

  • Evaluate large and complex data sets that translate data into actionable insights.

About You

  • 5-7 years financial planning experience, including experience in Reporting, Financial Analysis, Accounting or related fields

  • Prior experience with online advertising businesses is a plus

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or economics

  • Experience providing decision support to senior management

  • Demonstrated forecasting skills and understanding of business financial structures

  • Ability to set and deliver on expectations in the agreed-upon amount of time

  • Proven experience in building strong financial models

  • Expert in Excel and proficient in Word and PowerPoint

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable managing meetings and interfacing with executive management team

  • Hyperion Essbase and Oracle Discoverer experience helpful

About Us

Dotdash brands help people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We reach over 90 million people each month, more than 35% of the U.S. online population, according to com

Score, and are one of the largest content publishers on the Internet. Dotdash brands collectively have won more than 50 industry awards in the last year alone, and are among the fastest-growing in their categories. Our brands include Verywell, Investopedia, The Balance, The Spruce, Lifewire, Byrdie, MyDomaine, TripSavvy, Brides,, and ThoughtCo.

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Dotdash embraces inclusivity and values our diverse community. We are committed to building a team based on qualifications, merit and business need. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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