Senior Financial Analyst - Revenue, Corporate FP&A

Financial Planning & Analysis

Mountain View, California

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Confluent is pioneering a fundamentally new category of data infrastructure focused on data in motion. Have you ever found a new favorite series on Netflix, picked up groceries curbside at Walmart, or paid for something using Square? That’s the power of data in motion in action—giving organizations instant access to the massive amounts of data that is constantly flowing throughout their business. At Confluent, we’re building the foundational platform for this new paradigm of data infrastructure. Our cloud-native offering is designed to be the intelligent connective tissue enabling real-time data, from multiple sources, to constantly stream across the organization. With Confluent, organizations can create a central nervous system to innovate and win in a digital-first world.

We’re looking for self-motivated team members who crave a challenge and feel energized to roll up their sleeves and help realize Confluent’s enormous potential. Chart your own path and take healthy risks as we solve big problems together. We value having diverse teams and want you to grow as we grow—whether you’re just starting out in your career or managing a large team, you’ll be amazed at the magnitude of your impact.

About the Role:

We are looking for a Sr. Financial Analyst to join our Corporate FP&A team to support revenue forecasting across the company. This is a unique opportunity to play a crucial role in building a strong financial foundation for one of the fastest-growing pre-IPO companies. The ideal candidate is a self-starter, aspires to bring structure to the unstructured, and enjoys collaborating with others in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.   

This position is remote and the individual will report to the Director, Corporate FP&A.

What You Will Do:

  • Support the development of company-wide revenue forecast by having a detailed understanding of our business model and evaluating the key drivers that impact revenue
  • Establish strong relationships with the Accounting, IT, and Sales organizations to support the proper cadence and level of information needed to successfully forecast revenue
  • Review monthly in-depth analyses and proactively provide visibility to manager on variances from expectations, with a focus on improving accuracy for the future 
  • Drive monthly forecast and quarter-end reporting and presentations for reviews with leadership, with thoughtful analysis highlighting risks and opportunities
  • Proactively identify process improvements and automation of analysis and presentations by leveraging technical skills in data extraction and manipulation
  • Provide ad hoc detailed and data-driven analysis to guide operational and strategic decision making

What You Will Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Math, Economics, Finance, Business or other related field
  • 5+ years of Corporate Finance experience in a high growth, public company or combination of Corporate Finance and investment banking, consulting, audit
  • Experience with Revenue in Finance or Accounting
  • Excellent financial modeling and analysis skills, with high attention to detail
  • Have a level of understanding of the drivers and economics of SaaS and Consumption business models
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills; must also be proficient using G-Suite; Anaplan a plus
  • Effective communication at a detailed technical level, while having the ability to elevate for higher level consumption by management
  • A highly motivated team player able to thrive amidst the change and ambiguity inherent in fast-growing organizations

Come As You Are

At Confluent, equality is a core tenet of our culture. We are committed to building an inclusive global team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, beliefs, and experiences. The more diverse we are, the richer our community and the broader our impact. Employment decisions are made on the basis of job-related criteria without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Confluent requires all employees (in office and remote) in the U.S. to be vaccinated for COVID-19. Consistent with federal, state, and local requirements, Confluent will consider requests for reasonable accommodation based on medical conditions/contraindications or sincerely-held religious beliefs where it is able to do so without undue hardship to the company.

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Best Teammates on Planet Earth
Adjustable Working Arrangements
Robust Benefits
Rest and Recharge Days
Weekly Lunch Spend
Flexible Paid Time Off (PTO)

Confluent is Remote-First

At Confluent, we care about how you work - not where. We encourage you to apply for positions outside of the listed location or your immediate region.

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