Corporate Finance and Strategy Analyst

Who we are

About Stripe

Stripe is a financial infrastructure platform for businesses. Millions of companies—from the world’s largest enterprises to the most ambitious startups—use Stripe to accept payments, grow their revenue, and accelerate new business opportunities. Our mission is to increase the GDP of the internet, and we have a staggering amount of work ahead. That means you have an unprecedented opportunity to put the global economy within everyone’s reach while doing the most important work of your career.

About the team

We are building an elite team to drive financial insight and strategy at Stripe. The Corporate Finance & Strategy team is looking for a proven leader to steer Stripe's financial decision-making and corporate planning.

What you'll do

You will provide key financial insight and strategic recommendations to the Stripe leadership and Board, and design and implement company-wide processes to drive toward our desired business and financial outcomes.

Responsibilities

  • Play a key role in supporting our consolidated strategic and financial planning processes, and evolving the underlying integrated financial forecast models, systems, and tools
  • Support Stripe leadership in evaluating strategic initiatives and key decision processes
  • Develop and monitor critical financial performance metrics, and communicate actionable insights to relevant stakeholders
  • Prepare presentations and key reporting to the Board of Directors and Executive Team
  • Develop and evolve scalable processes to effectively manage financial performance, and to improve forecast accuracy
  • Actively contribute to the design and implementation of planning tools

Who you are

We’re looking for someone who meets the minimum requirements to be considered for the role. If you meet these requirements, you are encouraged to apply. The preferred qualifications are a bonus, not a requirement.

Minimum requirements

  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in corporate planning, business finance, investment banking, management consulting, private equity, or related fields, including FP&A experience
  • Strong analytical skills, and extensive experience architecting integrated models from scratch, in Excel or in other planning applications
  • Strong working understanding of US GAAP and other financial reporting principles
  • A proven ability to identify and drive impactful financial outcomes
  • A proven ability to communicate effectively and build strong working relationships
  • A proclivity for working in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience working in a high-growth, rapidly scaling environment
  • Experience working closely with different Finance functions (e.g. Accounting, Tax, Treasury, IR)
  • FP&A or accounting experience preferred

 

Job Overview