Sr Financial Analyst - Focus Categories

Location:

San Jose, California, United States
Austin, Texas, United States
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Requisition Number:
R0056330

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Sr. Financial Analyst to support the core of eBay’s strategy, Focus Categories. As part of the Focus Category FP&A team, you will play an important role in supporting the general managers that lead the categories focused on driving eBay’s growth. These categories have unique customer problems to solve and a strong right to win, and this role will support the teams to drive customer satisfaction, support top line growth, and increase category profitability. If you are a partner focused finance professional who can drive accountability and process, we would love to hear from you!

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting teams at the center of eBay’s strategy through a full set of FP&A activities, including forecasting, budgeting, and reporting processes for comprehensive category P&Ls
  • Manage the top line performance for site categories, understanding underlying operational metrics with the ability to clearly read out results to business partners
  • Responsible for the monthly close process, which includes month end reviews, expense accruals, journal entries, flux analysis and accurate financial reporting
  • Build close partnerships with the business teams to find opportunities to optimize spend and improve profitability across multiple teams
  • Drive accountability with business partners, including facilitating timelines and setting targets that optimize business objectives
  • Work closely with Controllership to monitor compliance with GAAP, ensure that the relevant financial control processes are used, and appropriate audit trail is maintained
  • Provide and solicit cross-functional support to ensure alignment across a complex, matrixed organization
  • Continuously find opportunities to automate and streamline processes to reduce cycle time and churn in all operations planning processes

Key responsibilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics or Accounting
  • 3+ years of finance experience with exposure to different areas (business analysis, accounting, FP&A, etc.)
  • Experience with financial systems such as SAP BPC, SAP BW, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills including previous experience forecasting and monitoring topline performance
  • Ability to use data and analytics driven points of view and impact decision making at all levels of the organization
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a proven track record to partner effectively with all functions and levels within the organization
  • Ability to perform in a matrixed organization supporting multiple partners, working through a high degree of complexity and ambiguity
  • The ideal candidate will have robust financial analysis capabilities, including building and maintaining financial models, with a strong technical ability in spreadsheets and presentations

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

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eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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Sr Financial Analyst - Focus Categories

San Jose, California, United States
Austin, Texas, United States
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
Requisition Number R0056330

Looking for a company that inspires passion, courage and creativity, where you can be on the team shaping the future of global commerce? Want to shape how millions of people buy, sell, connect, and share around the world? If you’re interested in joining a purpose driven community that is dedicated to crafting an ambitious and inclusive work environment, join eBay – a company you can be proud to be with.

eBay Inc. is a global commerce leader that connects millions of buyers and sellers around the world. We exist to enable economic opportunity for individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations of all sizes. eBay Marketplaces operates in 190 markets around the world.

The Opportunity:

We are looking for a Sr. Financial Analyst to support the core of eBay’s strategy, Focus Categories. As part of the Focus Category FP&A team, you will play an important role in supporting the general managers that lead the categories focused on driving eBay’s growth. These categories have unique customer problems to solve and a strong right to win, and this role will support the teams to drive customer satisfaction, support top line growth, and increase category profitability. If you are a partner focused finance professional who can drive accountability and process, we would love to hear from you!

Key responsibilities:

  • Supporting teams at the center of eBay’s strategy through a full set of FP&A activities, including forecasting, budgeting, and reporting processes for comprehensive category P&Ls
  • Manage the top line performance for site categories, understanding underlying operational metrics with the ability to clearly read out results to business partners
  • Responsible for the monthly close process, which includes month end reviews, expense accruals, journal entries, flux analysis and accurate financial reporting
  • Build close partnerships with the business teams to find opportunities to optimize spend and improve profitability across multiple teams
  • Drive accountability with business partners, including facilitating timelines and setting targets that optimize business objectives
  • Work closely with Controllership to monitor compliance with GAAP, ensure that the relevant financial control processes are used, and appropriate audit trail is maintained
  • Provide and solicit cross-functional support to ensure alignment across a complex, matrixed organization
  • Continuously find opportunities to automate and streamline processes to reduce cycle time and churn in all operations planning processes

Key responsibilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Economics or Accounting
  • 3+ years of finance experience with exposure to different areas (business analysis, accounting, FP&A, etc.)
  • Experience with financial systems such as SAP BPC, SAP BW, etc.
  • Strong analytical skills including previous experience forecasting and monitoring topline performance
  • Ability to use data and analytics driven points of view and impact decision making at all levels of the organization
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a proven track record to partner effectively with all functions and levels within the organization
  • Ability to perform in a matrixed organization supporting multiple partners, working through a high degree of complexity and ambiguity
  • The ideal candidate will have robust financial analysis capabilities, including building and maintaining financial models, with a strong technical ability in spreadsheets and presentations

Benefits:

Benefits are an essential part of your total compensation for the work you do every day. Whether you’re single, in a growing family, or nearing retirement, eBay offers a variety of comprehensive and competitive benefit programs to meet your needs. Including maternal & paternal leave, paid sabbatical, and plans to help ensure your financial security today and in the years ahead because we know feeling financially secure during your working years and through retirement is important.

Here at eBay, we love creating opportunities for others by connecting people from widely diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and geographies. So, being diverse and inclusive isn’t just something we strive for, it is who we are, and part of what we do each and every single day. We want to ensure that as an employee, you feel eBay is a place where, no matter who you are, you feel safe, included, and that you have the opportunity to bring your unique self to work. To learn about eBay’s Diversity & Inclusion click here: https://www.ebayinc.com/company/diversity-inclusion/

#LI-ak1

eBay Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, and disability, or other legally protected status.  If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at talent@ebay.com.  We will make every effort to respond to your request for disability assistance as soon as possible. Jobs posted with location as "Remote - United States (Excludes CO, HI, NM)" excludes Colorado, Hawaii and New Mexico.

For more information see:  EEO is the Law Poster and EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

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View our privacy policy and accessibility info