Senior Financial Analyst (Remote) at Grindr

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Summary

Grindr is a location-based social networking and online dating application for gay, bi, trans, and queer people. Launched in 2009, it has since become the largest and most popular gay mobile app in the world. It is available on iOS and Android devices in both free and premium versions.

As Grindr continues to grow its business, we are looking for a senior financial analyst to join the Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) team in our West Hollywood, CA office. The senior financial analyst is someone who works effectively and efficiently, consistently finding ways to improve upon the status-quo. This successful candidate will need to be intellectually curious, understand business strategy, think in business terms--not just numbers, manage complex work streams that involve multiple stakeholders, all while building and maintaining strong relationships across each of Grindr’s business functions. This position will report directly to the VP of Finance.

Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain short-term and long-term P&L forecasts by working with department leads to align on strategy, collect business inputs, and translate them into financial projections. The senior financial analyst will focus on expenses and advertising revenue
  • Support FP&A in maintaining its reporting cadences, providing leadership with key financial insights to support decision making
  • Serve as Grindr’s internal financial consultant, tackling ad hoc requests with an analytical approach to problem solving and a financial perspective
  • Partner with the advertising business to build a driver-based forecasting model, using operating data to inform ad sales projections
  • Collaborate with HR and Recruiting in managing headcount planning & reporting cadences
  • Assist in administering and maintaining Grindr’s budgeting cloud software to automate portions of the planning & reporting process where possible
  • Become an expert in Grindr’s operating data, understanding the ecosystem of data sources, data warehouses, calculation methodologies, and data limitations in order to continuously validate and improve our driver-based forecasts

Qualifications

  • BA or BS in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or related experience
  • 5+ years of experience in FP&A, investment banking, or management consulting
  • Proven track record conducting quantitative and qualitative financial analyses and delivering actionable recommendations to executive-level stakeholders
  • Mastery of Excel, with experience building robust, flexible financial models and detailed analytics
  • Experience in translating large datasets into digestible insights using clear communication & presentation skills, tailored to stakeholder needs
  • Strong attention to detail without sacrificing timeliness
  • Basic understanding of accounting
  • A passion for problem-solving and comfort with ambiguity
  • Experience with Oracle EPBCS or Smartview preferred but not required
  • Experience in tech and/or digital advertising preferred but not required
Why Work at Grindr?
Behind the brands, Grindr is an inclusive and passionate family of thinkers, innovators, leaders, and most importantly, doers. We’re fueled by endless curiosity, constant collaboration, and a knack for crossing every finish line – all within an agile growth environment. We also enjoy tons of perks, great social events, and stunning views from our HQ in West Hollywood.
 Benefits & Perks
  • 100% covered medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Generous Parental Leave
  • Flexible Time Off Policy
  • Competitive Salaries
  • 401(k) Matching
Grindr is an equal opportunity employer
As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to diversity in the workforce. In accordance with applicable law, we prohibit discrimination against any applicant or employee based on any legally recognized basis, including, but not limited to; race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age national origin or ancestry, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, uniformed service member status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
*Recruiting firms that submit resumes to Grindr without first entering into a written contract will not be entitled to any compensation on candidates referred by that firm.
 
 
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Location

West Hollywood , CA 90069

What are Grindr Perks + Benefits

Grindr Benefits Overview

Benefits & Perks

100% covered medical, dental and vision insurance
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Time Off Policy
Competitive Salaries
401(k)- Matching
Catered daily lunch
Stocked kitchen
Free on-site parking
Casual dress environment

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Acme employees can contribute up to $2750 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Our dental plan covers $5000 (Premier PPO) $1500 (Standard PPO) of expenses.
Vision Benefits
The vision benefits plan covers $250 for glasses and contact lenses.
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Life insurance is offered at a flat rate to a $75,000 value.
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Acme Co. provides employees with a 401(k) matching plan managed by [provider]. We match 200% of contributions up to 10% of an employee's annual gross pay.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
AIDS walk and AIDS lifecycle
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Acme Co. hosts company outings Monthly.
Free Daily Meals
Game Room
Our game room includes Video Games.
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
We provide free breakfast on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday. Employees get free lunch on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday.
Happy Hours
Parking
Pet Friendly
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings once per quarter.
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.
Continuing Education stipend
Online course subscriptions available
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