Full Job Description
About the company
Robinhood is democratizing finance for all. With customers at the heart of our decisions, Robinhood is lowering barriers, removing fees, and providing greater access to financial information. Together, we are building products and services that help create a financial system everyone can participate in.
Robinhood is a fast-growing company and was recognized as a CNBC Disruptor 50 and a LinkedIn Top Startup in 2019. We're continuing to grow and are looking for incredible talent that can help us achieve our mission. Robinhood is headquartered in Menlo Park, California, with offices in Lake Mary, Florida, Denver, Colorado, and London, UK.
About the role
This role is responsible for leading the Product Finance vertical within our Finance & Strategy (F&S) team. Business partners appreciate the team's insight and trust us to help them solve complex problems. This leader will work across the organization, form intelligent and data-driven opinions, and guide the team in presenting results to decision makers and executives.
This leader will influence our strategic direction through financial analysis, business acumen, and judgment. This leader will help guide and mentor an existing team of strong leaders as we build out a best in class business enablement team.
Your day-to-day will involve:
Providing leadership, support, and professional development opportunities to a growing vertical of skilled and ambitious finance professionals (team vertical of 8 and growing)
Establishing and maintaining financial metrics and variance analysis, and working closely with the business to take actions to improve performance
Supporting product strategy, pricing, and partnership decisions using a data driven approach and analytical frameworks
Scaling financial processes, including forecasting and performance monitoring
Driving process improvements across finance and being a champion for good stewardship and controls across the business
Providing financial analysis and commentary to key stakeholders including Corporate FPA, Investor Relations, C-team, and the board
Developing members of your team and building the vertical to scale
Some things we consider critical for this role:
15+ years of relevant finance experience, including experience in finance & strategy in a corporate environment
Bachelor's degree in economics, mathematics, finance, or a related field
Experience leading, developing, and growing a team
Exceptional judgement including an ability to execute independently and work with team members of all levels
Demonstrated experience leading complex, cross-functional workstreams
Experience working directly with senior leaders
Experience building and improving processes
Demonstrated high standards
Graduate degree such as an MBA or in related technical field strongly preferred
Strong interest in fintech and knowledge of the industry.
Experience with a consumer mobile-first business is a plus
Excellent proficiency in accounting and corporate finance concepts
Experience with statistical and financial data and analysis tools including Matlab, Excel/VBA, SQL, and R
Feeling ready to give 100% to democratizing finance for all? We'd love to have you apply, even if you feel unsure about whether you meet every single requirement in this posting. At Robinhood, we're looking for people invigorated by our mission, not just those who simply check off all the boxes.