Skillz Inc. is hiring a

FP&A Associate, Product

Las Vegas, United States

About Skillz:

Skillz is the leading mobile games platform connecting players in fair, fun, and meaningful competition. 

The gaming industry is larger than movies, music, and books, with more than 2.7 billion gamers playing monthly and 10 million developers worldwide. Mobile is the fastest-growing segment of the gaming market, expected to increase from $68 billion in 2019 to $150 billion in 2025. 

Skillz is pioneering the competitive mobile gaming experience, leveraging its patented technology to power over two billion esports tournaments a year. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by leading venture capitalists, media companies, and professional sports leagues and franchises. 

Through its philanthropic initiatives, Skillz has harnessed the power of its platform to transform the way nonprofits engage with donors, enabling anyone with a mobile device to support causes such as the American Red Cross, Susan G. Komen, American Cancer Society, and NAACP by playing in Skillz tournaments.

Skillz has also earned recognition as one of Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies, a two-time winner of CNBC’s Disruptor 50, one of Forbes’ Next Billion-Dollar Startups, and the #1 fastest-growing company in America on the Inc. 5000.

What We’re Looking For:

We are seeking a data-driven and people-oriented FP&A Associate, who will serve as the primary FP&A business partner for the Product organization. As Product’s FP&A lead, you will be in charge of all financial and operational aspects of Product Development, including but not limited to revenue forecasting/allocation, KPI reporting, and budget/spend management. The ideal candidate for this role has been the primary FP&A business partner for Product or Engineering organizations before and is comfortable working with different verticals of product development.

What You Will Do:

  • Embed within the Product organization, acting as a liaison between the Finance and Engineering teams
  • Build out a world-class financial and operational model for the Product teams
  • Manage the Product teams to achieve their major financial and operational objectives
  • Represent the Product organization in financial and operational planning and reviews
  • Manage the company’s product roadmap and financial impact projections

Your Skillz:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field; preferably Mathematics, Finance, Accounting or similar fields
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in FP&A; preferably in Product Development/Engineering organization
  • Background in consulting or investment banking desired, but not required
  • Intermediate SQL / Database experience
  • Intermediate dashboard building experience
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly evolving environment
  • Experience working in a fast-growing technology company preferred
  • “Can do” attitude and team player
  • Detail and action-oriented

Skillz embraces diversity and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. As part of our commitment to diversifying our workforce, we do not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, gender, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, citizenship, veteran status, or disability status.