Samsara, founded in 2015, is a leader in Industrial IoT and our mission is to increase the efficiency, safety, and sustainability of the operations that power our economy. Our solutions combine hardware and software to bring real-time visibility, analytics, and AI to operations across various industries. Samsara’s fast-growing team is headquartered in San Francisco, with offices in San Jose, Atlanta, and London. Our team has raised over $530M from Andreessen Horowitz, General Catalyst, Tiger Global, and Dragoneer.
We are looking for an FP&A Manager to focus on financial analysis and strategic planning. This role has high organizational impact and high visibility, and you will drive meaningful decisions with senior leaders. A successful FP&A Manager is an adaptable thinker and thrives in a fast growing, ever changing environment.
The FP&A Manager will work on:
Drive the strategic planning cycle by partnering with key business partners to own P&L, Cash flow, and allocation Forecasts/Budgets
Develop monthly/quarterly forecasts with aligned business leader partnership, to drive towards improved forecast accuracy
Understand business changes to operating plan, and prepare creative reporting for analyzing key trends to make pivotal decisions
Collaborate with Accounting and cross functional areas to ensure proper treatment of operational activities from PO Creation to reporting
Provide and communicate reporting and analysis to senior stakeholders
Champion, role model, and embed Samsara’s cultural principles (Obsess Over the Customer, Build for the Long Term, Growth Mindset) as we scale globally and across new offices
An ideal candidate would have:
B.A or B.S. required, MBA or CPA a plus
2+ years of experience in FP&A, Corporate Finance, Management Consulting, Investment Banking, or highly relevant work experience
Excellent communication skills to explain clear and concise ideas, and an ability to work well with a variety of talents and personalities
Advanced Microsoft Excel modeling skills, familiarity in Salesforce.com and Netsuite. Proficiency with financial forecasting systems (Anaplan, Adaptive, etc) a plus
Displays a constantly curious mind to understand the details, as well as the big picture
Demonstrates a can-do-attitude to challenge the status quo and influence improvement
A positive and patient attitude to become a trusted finance partner
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.