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Senior Finance Data Analyst

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This TOP Fortune 500 Company, known for the tax & small business software and located in Mountain View, Ca is seeking a Senior Finance Data Analyst to join their Finance team for a 6 month contract.

About the position:
The Finance team drives business growth and profitability through strategic, financial and operational leadership. Our team is comprised of finance, accounting, supply chain, corporate strategy & development and tax professionals that support and enhance our operating efficiencies.

Come join the Small Business Finance team working in a dynamic environment, working on our Merchant Services business (i.e. to leverage data to drive accurate forecasting and analysis into growing the business.

Our analytics team within finance is comprised of finance, analytics, data-science professionals that support in leveraging data for always improving executive and financial decision-making. We work across initiatives on projects spanning financial modeling, data visualization, deep-dive analysis, and distributed machine-learning to predict key financials. We are scrappy, data geeks, and are focused on driving impact to our financials.

We are looking for a Senior Finance Data Analyst to support the Payments Finance team in rebuilding forecast accuracy. This is a fairly junior role and want to see candidates who are driven and motivated by learning new things; someone who is intellectually curious and has hustle!


• Partners directly with our merchant services FP&A team to support the business.
• Partner with the FP&A team to leverage our data towards building more accurate forecast modeling.
• Become the expert on our merchant services data within finance.
• Partner closely with data engineering and finance teams to Investigate and deep-dive into data discrepancies, partnering side-by side with data engineers to drive fixes.
• Push us to be more efficient through driving new automation, coordinating across teams, building dashboards in Tableau, and scripting in SQL, replacing current manual and cumbersome processes.
• Demonstrated ability to both lead and drive analysis to provide actionable insight, and to support the efforts of the team.
• Work to align data definitions used across financial modeling and the technical implementation in our data warehouse.
• Work closely with the data engineering and technical teams to set up automated checks to validate ongoing data accuracy of data used in financial modeling

• 3-5+ years of professional experience in a combination of data analysis and/or finance
• Self-motivated individual with demonstrated ability to both lead and drive analysis and also support efforts for a team is a must
• FP&A / financial modeling experience strongly preferred
• Intellectual curiosity and shows passion for learning
• Excellent collaboration skills, ability to work well within teams, and ability to coordinate across multiple organizations
• Comfortable working in SQL (writing analytic queries, working with Star-Schema tables, etc…)
• Experience working with SQL server a plus
• Strong experience with Microsoft Excel (e.g. INDEX/MATCH, Pivot Tables, SUMPRODUCT, external data sources through odbc)
• Experience with tableau a plus
• Experience with merchant services / credit card processing is strong plus
• Experience with Hyperion a plus
• Curious, and a quick learner
• Strong attention to details
• Strong written and verbal communication skills a must have
***intermediate experience with SQL (Joins, subqueries, OVER clause, creating tables, star schema)
***intermediate exp with Excel ( INDEX/MATCH, VLOOKUP, Pivot Tables, SUMPRODUCT, SUMIFS, conditional formatting)

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