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At paypal (nasdaq: pypl), we believe that every person has the right to participate fully in the global economyOur mission is to democratize financial services to ensure that everyone, regardless of background or economic standing, has access to affordable, convenient, and secure products and services to take control of their financial lives.
Job description summary: the financial analyst will be part of paypal`s fp&a team supporting the cio organization.
SrAnalyst – financial planning and analysis, l24
As a member of paypal’s financial planning and analysis team based in bangalore, this position will play a key role in providing financial leadership, analytical support, and counsel to partners and stakeholdersThis role will work closely with engineering, product, and business operations leaders and their teams to develop an in-depth knowledge of key value drivers and strategic prioritiesApplying their insight and analytical skills, the individual will help deliver value for customers and the company through financial partnershipThe ideal candidate will have solid problem-solving and financial modeling skills, be intellectually curious with a knack for connecting the dots, and a proven track record of delivering sound finance support and business partnership.
In this role, the individual will be involved in budgeting, forecasting, month end close, variance analysis and reporting related to operating expenses, capital expenditure and headcount, as well as guiding the business through various finance-related tasksThis role will work closely with cross-functional teams to provide business insight and guide them towards sound financial decisions.
Key responsibilities include:
Own finance support for designated partners in the operating expense finance portfolio
Execute on a wide breadth of financial processes on an ongoing and periodic basis including long-range planning, budgeting, month-end close and forecast, resource allocation, kpis, and performance management
Develop in-depth understanding of the business to proactively identify key business drivers
Help facilitate a collaborative engagement with business to cultivate strong partnership, yield actionable insights and unlock incremental value for the enterprise
Effectively communicate financial results and key drivers through concise and effective story telling
Streamline, harmonize, and align designated workstreams and processes to drive efficiency and improve response time to evolving requests from the business
Conduct business case modeling, run deep dive analysis and other ad-hoc financial analysis as needed
Assist in process improvements using reporting and planning tools.
Monitor expense and headcount plan vs actual and provide analysis/recommendation for business partners and finance team.
Ad-hoc analysis & projects as needed to support business needs
Work autonomously but in collaboration with teammates and business partners.
3-5 years financial planning & analysis experience in a medium/large company environment.
Education: chartered accountant, mba or equivalent
Superb attention to detail and ability to produce work with high degree of accuracy
Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to interact effectively with cross-functional teams and with management
Solid understanding of forecasting/budget and accrual concepts.
Ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment while juggling multiple responsibilitiesMust feel comfortable working in and driving decisions in uncertain/ambiguous situations.
Commitment to contribute to a collaborative and inclusive culture
Ability to meet strict deadlines and work under pressure
Excel at communicating sophisticated analysis for both technical and non-technical customers
Excellent conceptual and analytical problem-solving skills
Process-focused – ability to identify and execute process improvements
Proficient in microsoft office (ms excel and powerpoint) applications with working experience of erp (sap/ oracle)
Knowledge of budget and reporting applications like bpc, bw and sap preferable
Familiarity with capex accounting, hardware and software maintenance, and cloud preferable
At paypal, we’re committed to building an equitable and inclusive global economyAnd we can’t do this without our most important asset—youThat’s why we offer benefits to help you thrive in every stage of lifeWe champion your financial, physical, and mental health by offering valuable benefits and resources to help you care for the whole you.
We have great benefits including a flexible work environment, employee shares options, health and life insurance and moreTo learn more about our benefits please visit https://www.paypalbenefits.com
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Paypal has remained at the forefront of the digital payment revolution for more than 20 yearsBy leveraging technology to make financial services and commerce more convenient, affordable, and secure, the paypal platform is empowering more than 400 million consumers and merchants in more than 200 markets to join and thrive in the global economyFor more information, visit paypal.com.
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