The FP&A Manager will work with our VP of Financial Strategy & Operations to build & maintain Newselas core financial model, lead Newselas annual budgeting process, & manage ongoing monthly & quarterly reforecasts. Collaborating across the company, you will be relied on to provide strategic support to executive leadership to ensure smart business decisions & efficient capital allocation. This role will be critical in analyzing trends in existing KPI to provide forward-looking insights, & continuously iterate to improve our reporting & analytics. You will develop financial models & analyses to determine ROIs for new products/market strategies & business development opportunities. Additionally, you will assist in preparing materials including board decks, investor presentations, & other executive updates.
Why Youll Love This Role
In this role, you will be at the center of financial analytics at Newsela & will have significant exposure to senior leadership across the company. You will help drive strategic direction through critical financial analysis & target setting. You will also have the opportunity to become an expert in SaaS metrics. Within our high-growth company, you will be joining a very tight-knit finance team that is committed to building out a best-in-class operational & analytical function. Your work will help ensure the growth of a business that is transforming the way students learn through customized, engaging reading content.
Why Well Love You
You have 5+ years experience in FP&A, corporate finance, financial strategy/operations at a SAAS company. Were looking for someone who thrives in a dynamic environment where you may wear multiple hats as a financial model guru, internal consultant, & business strategist. You are driven by metrics, & strive to partner across the organization to help add value to the business wherever possible. You are a trusted advisor with exceptional communication skills. You plan & project for the future, but look back to see where we could have done better & learn from mistakes.
Newsela is an Instructional Content Platform that combines engaging, leveled content with integrated formative assessments & insights to supercharge engagement & learning in every subject. Students & teachers use Newsela to find digital content from 100+ of the best sourcesfrom National Geographic to NASA, Biography.com to Encyclopedia Britannica, the Washington Post to the Wichita Eagle. Content is instructionalized to meet students where they are, with interactive tools & analytics to take them where they want to go. Newsela has become an essential solution for schools & districts, with a presence in over 90% of U.S. K-12 schools. Newsela is the content platform for the connected classroom.