Strategic Finance Analyst

Affirm - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)3.7

We’re looking for smart, driven individuals to join our Strategic Finance team. The group is responsible for owning the company’s budget, managing capital partner operations, and performing financial analyses throughout the company. You will have a unique opportunity to work cross-functionally and use quantitative insights to drive better decision-making across the whole organization. The ideal candidate will not only have the technical skills to support their recommendations, but also strong interpersonal skills to manage various stakeholders.
What You'll Do
Build a company-wide loan volume forecast in close partnership with the Revenue and Analytics teams
Work cross-functionally with the Product organization to assess the viability of new product initiatives
Identify Revenue KPIs and create dashboards to monitor and drive top-line company performance
Partner with Client Success and Risk teams to evaluate merchant performance with regards to volume, profitability, retention, lifetime value, and other key metrics
Develop a financial plan to build and scale the Marketing function
What We Look For
1+ years of experience in investment banking, private equity, venture capital or analytics
Basic understanding of a lending P&L and various capital structures
BA/BS degree in a quantitative discipline or equivalent work experience
Knowledge of SQL, Python or R is a plus
Ability to think creatively and critically and thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic, and often ambiguous work environment
About Affirm

Affirm is reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly. Started by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin, Affirm gives consumers the flexibility to buy now and make simple monthly payments. Unlike other credit options, Affirm offers transparent payment terms (no fees or compounding interest), and employs advanced technology to reach a broader consumer population.