Software is Eating the World! GitHub sits at the center of this transformation -- the place where over 24 million people collaborate on more than 67 million hosted software development projects.
We are looking to hire a Financial Analyst for our Strategic Finance team. The successful candidate will work directly with members of our senior leadership team to set plans, derive goals, and collaborate effectively with teams to achieve them. We’re looking for an organized thinker who can juggle multiple projects and is excited by building processes that scale.
Planning & Measuring. Plan the wholistic financial trajectory of the business. Work with senior leaders across functional groups to instrument the business. Determine key metrics and measure how resources will be deployed to achieve them.
Reporting & Communication. Oversee the company’s financial plan and drive monthly reporting packages. Provide ongoing communication and collaboration with business partners. Surface the performance of our key financial and operational metrics to our senior leadership team and the Board.
Iterating & Forecasting. Embrace new information and proactively look for ways to better understand our business performance. Utilize new information to help improve visibility and forecasting.
Education. Bachelor’s degree.
Work Experience. 2-4 years of relevant work experience, preferably at a leading investment bank, VC / PE, or fast growing technology company.
Technical Experience. 2+ years of experience with sophisticated financial modeling and large data sets. Direct company FP&A experience is a plus. Strong proficiency with Excel.
Business Intuition. Solid understanding of the key drivers of a SaaS business.
Self Starter Mentality. Proactive thinker looking to build processes that scale.
Communication Skills. Distill and simplify complex financial concepts for all audiences.
Interpersonal Skills. Build trust and effectively collaborate cross functionally.
Who We Are:
GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over 27 million people use GitHub to build amazing things together across 79 million repositories. With the collaborative features of GitHub.com and GitHub Business, it has never been easier for individuals and teams to write faster, better code.
What We Value:
Collaboration: We believe the best work is done together. Empathy: We believe in putting people first. Quality: We believe in setting the standard for excellence. Positive Impact: We believe in making the world a better place through our work. Shipping: We believe in creating things for the people using them.
Why You Should Join:
At GitHub, we constantly strive to create an environment that allows our employees (Hubbers) to do the best work of their lives. We've designed one of the coolest workspaces in San Francisco (HQ), where over half of our Hubbers work, snack, and create daily. The other half of our Hubbers work remotely in 18 countries across the globe. Here is a complete list of where we can hire!
We are also committed to keeping Hubbers healthy, motivated, focused and creative. We've designed our top-notch benefits program with these goals in mind. In a nutshell, we've built a place where we truly love working, we think you will too.
GitHub is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people of all walks of life. We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate!
*Please note that benefits vary by country, if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask your Talent Partner.