FP&A Analyst

| Greater LA Area

Overview:

Currency is dedicated to disrupting e-commerce by designing financial technology that unlocks the free flow of capital and opportunity for our customers through our revolutionary POS platform. Based on the West Coast, we are one of the fastest growing fintech firms thanks largely to our vision and our diverse, collaborative and talented teams. We are looking for motivated and passionate individuals looking to innovate and disrupt the fintech industry and have some fun doing it.

Who you are:

You will be responsible for handling many day-to-day and month-end tasks within the accounting department; including account reconciliations, data entry, and management of accounting systems. You will be responsible for maintaining required and appropriate internal controls on a day-to-day basis, including adherence to the COSO framework.

This position is a key member of the corporate accounting and finance team. You will work collaboratively with other departments throughout the company. This position also requires a great deal of independent thinking and analytical skills to allow for a high level of problem-solving capabilities, as well as the ability to research and conclude on the treatment for complex technical accounting matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Own corporate financial projection model including regularly updating model based on historical financial performance, building out new functionality to incorporate new business products and supporting the executive team on financial planning and implications of various strategic initiatives
  • Conduct variance analyses on projected vs. actual financial performance and interface with department heads to review variances and adjust projections as necessary
  • Prepare reporting packages and actively engage with internal and external stakeholders to communicate fundamental performance drivers, changes in financial outlook and other key financial considerations
  • Lead the identification and creation of new reporting tools and processes to improve visibility and more accurately forecast financial performance
  • Maintain the company’s corporate budget, review spend on a monthly basis and analyze variances between budget and actual spend to drive and maintain optimal cost efficiency.
  • Execute on all ad hoc projects and analyses related to historical and projected financial performance

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of professional experience in quantitative, finance, management consulting or investment banking role
  • Ability to clearly communicate data-based decisions with underlying methodologies and assumptions to both existing and potential stakeholders including executive team
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills with thorough accounting knowledge to build and enhance complex financials models as well as extensive experience translating data and analytics into efficient PowerPoint presentations.
  • Strong analytical skills with a high-level of attention to detail and an eagerness to not only develop and enhance an FP&A skillset, but also understand and assist in driving our company’s strategies and initiatives from a financial perspective
  • Comfortable working both in teams and independently with the ability to prioritize and manage multiple assignments with limited supervision

Perks and Benefits:

We have created a company culture complete with:

  • Flexible paid time off
  • Casual dress code
  • Office happy hours
  • Team sports
  • Trips to Las Vegas, Palm Springs, etc...
  • Continuous professional development

As a result, our employees are excited to come to work in the morning and grow personally, financially, and professionally.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Sales & Marketing
    • C#Languages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • ExpressFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • WordpressCMS
    • SageCRM
    • SalesforceCRM
    • MarketoLead Gen

Location

We are located right in Santa Monica with access to bars, restaurants & local transit. Plus our HQ has beautiful 360° views of the beach and downtown!

An Insider's view of Currency Capital

What are some social events your company does?

There are so many opportunities to get to know the people who make Currency awesome. We do frequent happy hours, birthday celebrations in the office, and company-wide offsite retreats!

Steve

Sr. Technical Recruiter

What unique initiatives do you have that encourage innovation?

To celebrate our employee's milestones, we deliver experiential rewards that allow you to challenge your comfort zones, indulge your passions, and help you experience new things – just like we’re doing at Currency everyday. Whether you go skydiving or to the spa we hope you'll return inspired to take on new challenges with fresh perspective!

Allyson

Head of People

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

Currency has offered me the extraordinary opportunity to not only build my own career, but be part of growing our company from 20 employees to 200. Starting out in recruiting, I was able to help build all of the teams here at Currency and evolved my role into a strategic Chief of Staff. I appreciate the mobility Currency has given me and others.

Jordan Weber

Chief of Staff

What are Currency Capital Perks + Benefits

Currency Capital Benefits Overview

Rewarding work and great colleagues aren't the only things that make Currency a great place to work. Our employees enjoy flexible paid vacation, competitive compensation, casual dress, office happy hours, team sports, and memorable offsite team bonding activities.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Acme Co. provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Core hours, Flexible start and end times.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Employees receive 48 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings weekly.
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