Here at Appian, were passionate about technology. We love making it, & we love using it. Coming on board to Appian Finance within the Appian Corporate team means you'll be doing work that directly impacts the overall business. We are a people-first organization, all committed to providing a first-class employee experience. Our top priority is ensuring our people & the business are equipped with the tools, resources, & processes needed to thrive.
The Financial Analyst (Commissions) position will support Appians financial administration of its sales incentive compensation plans. The main responsibilities include: partnering with the Sr. Manager of FP&A to maintain the sales comp plan & calculating monthly commissions in accordance with the plan. Other tasks include: interfacing with the Corporate Accounting team to assist with recording sales commission expenses into financial statements & testing the plan provisions configured in our software tool, Xactly, to ensure system configuration is complete & accurate.
To be successful in this role, you need:
Advanced Excel knowledge, including: looking up functions, pivot tables, ability to read & build complex formulas by combining multiple functions
A collaborative & partner led approach to work with various teams within the Finance department & cross functionally with other areas of the business
Competency & experience working with numbers, percentages, & formulas
Knowledge of Salesforce, Anaplan, Xactly Incent or other Sales Compensation applications
Some of the tools & resources we will equip you with include:
An advanced Finance team with years of experience & institutional knowledge
Opportunities to evolve your career with us. Grow in areas both within the scope of your role, & Appian. Deepening connections with this team, other departments, affinity groups, ect
Appian University, a full library of over 3,000 LinkedIn Learning & Udemy courses, Presentation Skills training, & tuition reimbursement for those seeking to further their education.
B.S. in Computer Science, Business Administration, or Finance
5+ years of experience in each of the following categories: Finance, Microsoft Excel & Commissions
Before Appian was a company, it was an idea. Not about a product or a market, but about the culture needed to sustain innovation & value. Today, we help businesses build apps & workflows rapidly, with a low-code automation platform.
Appian was founded on the belief that talented & passionate people, given the power & autonomy to excel, will deliver amazing impact. We have worked thoughtfully to create an inclusive, agile & collaborative work environment where employees feel challenged, & all voices are heard. We value & encourage cross-departmental collaboration, & actively seek opportunities to better ourselves & others. Creating impact to us means that when we deliver results, were focused on lasting positive change.