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Corporate Finance & Strategy, R&D

San Francisco

Corporate Finance & Strategy, R&D

Full Time (San Francisco, CA)

As a member of the Corporate Finance (FP&A) team, you will have the opportunity to help drive a variety of new initiatives and support our rapidly growing organization. This role will focus on business partnering with our Research & Development teams – (e.g. engineering, product, design) and will have the opportunity to tackle other strategic projects. We’re an extremely lean team, so your impact will be felt immediately.

Sound interesting? Then come work at Slack, we’re nice!

Responsibilities

  • Help drive the Company’s annual planning and budgeting process
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual financial BVA reports for senior management
  • Work with the Accounting team to lead the monthly close process
  • Identify and measure key performance indicators that drive business performance
  • Assist business partners in conducting financial impact / ROI analyses (e.g. server cost impact on Gross Margins)
  • Build strong relationships with budget managers (be the go-to person for all things finance related)

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree (ideally in Finance, Economics, Accounting)
  • 4+ years of investment banking and/or FP&A experience at a technology company (SaaS experience preferred)
  • Expert in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Team player with a positive attitude
  • Desire and eagerness to grow with the company

Bonus Points

  • Systems experience: NetSuite + Financial Planning software (e.g. Host Analytics)
  • Experience in the Software / SaaS industry strongly preferred

Slack is a messaging app for teams that is on a mission to make your working life simpler, more pleasant, and more productive. We believe everyone deserves to work in a welcoming, respectful, and empathetic culture. We live by our values and hire accordingly.

Launched in February 2014, Slack is the fastest growing business application ever and is used by thousands of teams and millions of users every day. Slack's investors include many of the best-recognized firms in the world, including Accel Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Social+Capital, KPCB, Google Ventures, Horizons Ventures, IVP, Spark Growth, DST, and Index Ventures. We currently have five offices worldwide, in San Francisco, Vancouver, Dublin, Melbourne and New York.

Ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where we learn from each other is core to Slack's values. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come do the best work of your life here at Slack.