An exciting opportunity is available at CIC, a rapidly expanding company that supports startups & small businesses by providing space, services, & community. The Senior Analyst, FP&A will report to the FP&A Manager & will support executive management by driving many FP&A initiatives & providing insightful financial analysis. The ideal candidate will have strong analytical, Excel modeling, & communication skills, combined with the ability to think strategically. In addition, experience with consolidating complex international corporate structures, corporate shared services & transfer pricing, is preferred.
This is a highly visible role that offers significant growth potential & frequent interactions with the company President, Chief Financial Officer, Director of Global Finance, General Managers, Controller, & the broader Finance team. The finance team is relatively small, & will allow the opportunity for participation in project work as well as collaboration & cooperation among team members. The ideal candidate will be a results-oriented individual with three to five years of experience & the ability to work on multiple projects & meet tight deadlines.
Founded in 1999, CIC's mission is to improve the world by helping exceptional entrepreneurs innovate better & faster. We offer carefully curated working environments that combine private, secure offices alongside shared amenities in locations across Boston, Cambridge, Miami, Philadelphia, Providence (2019), Rotterdam, St. Louis, & Warsaw & are growing into other cities, within the US & abroad. We currently serve 1800+ startups, growth companies, & branches of larger organizations, representing for-profit, mission-driven, & non-profit sectors across a wide array of industries. The spaces are purposefully designed & built for innovation, featuring tailored workspaces such as biotech & robotics laboratories, & bring together frequent, large gatherings of the best & brightest innovators & entrepreneurs.
CIC currently has over a million square feet of space under lease & is actively pursuing campuses in additional cities globally, including Dublin, Tokyo, Bilbao, & Sydney, with plans to grow to 50 cities over the next 10 years. We pride ourselves on displaying a high degree of care & accuracy in everything that we do, & we work to ensure that our clients thrive every day that they are in our space. We believe that our ability to support world-changing entrepreneurs is only as good as the people who make up our teams, & as such we are looking for people who are interested in contributing to--and improving--the way we work.
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THE IDEAL CANDIDATE:
CIC seeks highly capable, self-directed individuals who employ a high level of autonomy in their work. If you are the kind of person who thinks creatively & critically about problems & enjoys a fast-paced environment, you would probably enjoy working here. The ideal candidate will:
Possess strong accounting, finance, quantitative, & business writing skills
Have a proven track record in a fast-paced, international multi-company, multi-currency environment with a high volume of intercompany transactions
Work cooperatively & collaboratively with all levels of the organization
Be adaptable & work well under pressure
Be able to identify & help drive opportunities that improve internal control, process & efficiency
Be highly detail oriented & organized with solid time management skills
Partner with stakeholders to facilitate & develop annual budgets, forecasts, & the strategic long-range plan Drive budget vs actual discussions with general managers & department heads
Identify opportunities to drive continuous improvements in management reporting, forecasting processes & analytics
Prepare actionable & insightful management reporting & analytics that drive increased profitability
Prepare & distribute timely & accurate reporting to stakeholders
Prepare reporting packages & relevant financial analysis for the Board of Directors & executive management
Planning system administration such as inputting actuals, headcount reconciliation, & account & entity maintenance
Ad hoc analysis & projects as required
Bachelor's degree, preferably in Finance or Accounting MBA, CPA, CFA a plus
3-5 years of financial analysis in complex multi-company, multi-currency environment
Willingness to dig into details & analyze variances & trends
Prior experience consolidating financial results & working in a complex international environment
History of strong analytical skills with superior attention to detail
Excellent financial modeling skills & advanced Excel proficiency with a demonstrated ability to effectively analyze large, multi-company data sets
Self-starter with demonstrated leadership skills & ability to meet goals & deadlines while working independently
Strong communication & presentation skills & the ability to interact with & build productive working relationships at all levels
Strong working knowledge of financial & forecasting systems
Transfer pricing, corporate shared services & real estate experience preferred
System implementation experience, a plus
ATTRACTIONS OF THE JOB:
In addition to helping our clients achieve great things, we work to ensure that our employees are healthy & supported. Some of the benefits of being here include:
Fun people in a dynamic space
. We pride ourselves on finding driven & bright collaborators who are eager to lend their own unique skills to the team, as well as to our inspiring clientele. The number one reason CICers say they like working here is because of their colleagues!
Personal growth. This is a great opportunity to learn & develop skills within the epicenter of the innovation community at a growing company.
Discounted services & memberships on tools to make your life happier/healthier such as gym memberships, tech & design support, hotel stays, & other fantastic options.
Regular massages, access to a nursing room, secure bicycle parking, a game room, a gym, shower rooms with towels, & stocked kitchens.
Central location. CIC Cambridge is a stone's throw from the Kendall Square MBTA Red Line stop. CIC Boston is centrally located in downtown Boston & is within walking distance to the Blue, Green, Orange, & Red line.
Great benefits! See more below.
Starting compensation is commensurate with experience plus 100% of the cost of a premium healthcare & dental package, long & short-term disability, life insurance, & two weeks vacation from the start (more with seniority). Annual reviews with raises significantly above the national average every year for those on track with strong performance.
CIC is committed to building teams that reflect the fabric of the cities we support. We welcome all candidates regardless of race, color, ancestry, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, Veteran status, or any other legally protected status. Any other human expressions & experiences not mentioned here are equally welcome. If you require an accommodation please let us know. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.