Senior Financial Analyst, FP&A Silver Spring Networks
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This position will have two focuses: (1) revenue forecasting and the Sales cycle and (2) Sales & Marketing business partner. This position will assist with all areas of revenue planning, forecasting, analysis and reporting. This will include working with both the Sales team and the Operations team to track bookings and pipeline and to manage forecasts at a detailed level. This position will also work closely with the Sales Team as the Finance business partner, which will involve expense and headcount planning, forecasting, analysis and reporting.
Preparation of demand forecast, revenue forecasts and bridge analysis.
Assist with review and analysis of the company?s revenue and gross margin results. Prepare reports which summarize these results for presentation to senior management.
Assist with management of annual planning and forecasting cycles. Help drive processes that streamline these cycles.
Work closely with Sales Operations to track bookings and pipeline.
Assist with the creation of short term and long term forecasts.
Help identify trends and anticipate needs to support an evolving planning and management reporting function that meets the needs of the users, including process documentation and system enhancements.
Participate in the preparation of materials for the regular Board of Director?s meetings and other executive meetings as required.
Prepare monthly expense budget versus actual reports with variance explanations for the Sales team.
Act as a liaison between Finance and Sales supporting line item detail forecasts and overall management of expenses in conjunction with the Sales strategy
Participate in the development and implementation of process improvements.
Help drive initiatives to identify and enhance upstream data collection to improve downstream usage and reporting.
Perform ad hoc analysis as required.
BS Degree in Accounting or Finance. MBA preferred.
5-7 years? experience in financial planning, analysis, budgeting and forecasting, preferably at a public company or public accounting experience, preferably one of the big four.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
Strong analytical skills in business performance are required.
Very strong experience creating financial models.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Creative and innovative team player with a positive approach and a focus on business issues.
Demonstrated ability to build successful relationships with business partners.
Willingness to take on additional projects and multi-task with changing priorities, as necessary.
Demonstrated ability to meet tight deadlines with emphasis on sustained accuracy and attention to details.
Thrives on ability to work autonomously.
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word are required.
Experience with TM1 preferred.
Redwood City, California, United States
||555 Broadway Street |
Redwood City, CA 94063
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Functional Area:||Accounting / Finance|
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
We are a highly innovative, committed team, collaborating to make a difference in the world. Our rapid growth, passion and high energy create a somewhat chaotic and intense environment, yet we are very focused on our customers and meeting our commitments. We are smart, creative and hard-working, and believe the work we do and the people we work with are fun. Silver Spring Networks had their IPO in March of 2013 and we are not looking back.
Investors: Foundation Capital All Jobs: at Silver Spring Networks
|Headquarters:||555 Broadway Street|
Redwood City, CA 94063
|Industry:||Cleantech / Energy|
|Company Profile:||With more than ten years of experience, Silver Spring Networks is the leader in networking technologies that modernize today's power grid. We have delivered more than 16.5 million Silver Spring-enabled devices, which our utility partners rely on, in concert with our software and services, to improve energy management and efficiency. Silver Spring securely connects consumers and utility providers through powerful and proven energy networks that can be easily expanded as needs evolve.
Our open, standards-based networking solutions enable all energy devices, from in-home energy devices to smart meters to load control devices, to connect together to deliver the highest performance possible. By connecting homes and businesses directly with their local utility, we help everyone manage and integrate renewable energy sources better, bringing greater energy efficiency to the planet and our world - brilliantly.
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