Coinbase is hiring a

Manager, FP&A

San Francisco, United States

Coinbase has built the world's leading compliant cryptocurrency platform serving over 30 million accounts in more than 100 countries. With multiple successful products, and our vocal advocacy for blockchain technology, we have played a major part in mainstream awareness and adoption of cryptocurrency. We are proud to offer an entire suite of products that are helping build the cryptoeconomy, and increase economic freedom around the world.

There are a few things we look for across all hires we make at Coinbase, regardless of role or team. First, we assess whether a candidate demonstrates our values: Clear Communication, Positive Energy, Efficient Execution, and Continuous Learning. Second, we look for signals that a candidate will thrive in a culture like ours, where we default to trust, embrace feedback, disrupt ourselves, and expect sustained high performance because we play as a championship team. Finally, we seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain, in whatever way is most relevant to their role.

Read more about our values and culture here.

Coinbase is looking for a highly motivated finance professional to join our Finance team and play a critical role in our continued growth and achievement of operational excellence. In this key position, you will report to the Director of Finance and act as a thought partner to both the Finance and Product teams, providing financial insights across all product areas and setting out operations up for scalable growth and success. You must be a self-starter, have an ability to communicate complex ideas to senior business leadership, and a desire to make a meaningful impact on a dynamic, high-growth technology company.

The ideal candidate is extremely proactive, motivated, well-organized, has the ability to multitask, possesses exceptional written and verbal communication skills and thrives in a fun, fast-paced, results-oriented environment.

What You'll Be Doing (i.e., Job Duties) 

  • Manage the short- and long-term financial planning process for the Product teams, challenging assumptions and ensuring business drivers are clearly understood and highlighted.
  • Proactively surface strategic insights and critical information to business partners, providing recommendations or options where relevant.
  • Report and analyze monthly business results (revenue, expenses and headcount) and communicate important takeaways to senior stakeholders, including identifying business opportunities and risks.
  • Synthesize data and information to create complex financial forecasting models for our various revenue generating products.
  • Develop dashboards to track and report on KPIs, drawing insights and highlighting key takeaways.
  • Regularly partner with Product leadership to create analyses that facilitate clear and timely decision making.
  • Drive and effectively manage ad hoc projects and investigation as required.
  • Collaborate with other functional areas to drive processes forward and increase efficiency.

 

What We Look For In You (ie. Job Requirements)

  • 6+ years professional work experience with a focus in corporate finance (specifically financial planning & analysis)
  • Advanced Excel and financial modeling experience
  • Ownership mentality and demonstrated ability to autonomously drive projects to completion.
  • Ability to think strategically while managing with a sense of urgency through ambiguities.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills. Need to be able to explain complex processes or models in a concise, consumable format.
  • High attention to detail with an ability to multitask in a high growth environment.
  • An attitude to challenge the status quo with a desire to consistently raise the bar.
  • Consistent track record of successes and career progression.
  • B.S. or B.A. in accounting, finance, math, economics, business, engineering or other technical field.
  • Passion for crypto currency, financial markets, and the Coinbase mission.

Nice to haves

  • Advanced degree in business or finance (MBA or MiF / MFin)
  • Accounting experience or CPA
  • Lending experience a plus
  • Hands-on experience with ERP systems