Branded Is Hiring!

Manager (Strategic Finance)

About

At BRANDED, we're building a next-generation consumer products company that transforms online businesses into massive global brands. Since our founding in late 2020, we've built a portfolio of over 30 amazing brands and have quickly become a Top 20 Seller on Amazon. Fueled by proprietary tech and the international operational expertise of leaders from Lazada, Amazon, Alibaba, P&G, Mars, L'Oréal, SoftBank, and Goldman Sachs - BRANDED is the ideal partner to accelerate a marketplace brand's global growth.

Join us at the forefront of the eCommerce revolution and take your career to the next level! We hire talented individuals who raise the bar.

Job Description

About the role:

Branded is looking for an experienced Manager of Strategic Finance.
You will help build our analytics and strategic finance team and practice.
You will report to our Head of Strategic Finance.
You will be responsible for guiding our rapid growth, advising on products and brands KPIs, and modeling new strategic initiatives.
You will need to be hands-on, self-starting, and a detailed-oriented individual.

As a core member of the finance team, you will be responsible for inspiring your team, peers, and leadership, and building an effective and engaged team while supporting their development.

What you will do:

  • Financial Monthly Review, presenting results monthly to the key stakeholders, present deliverables and actions to keep the OKRs and KPIs on track.
  • Provide monthly forecasts and share with business partners
  • Track actual results, analyze and explain variances, maintain monthly management reporting
  • Build, maintain and manage the budget process and ensure tight controls are in place
  • Work closely and collaboratively with leaders across functions and ensure financial expectations are prioritized, as well as aligned
  • Continue to build and grow the strategic finance function
  • Develop new analytical frameworks, data science techniques, and predictive analytics to better understand our businesses.
  • Utilize deep analytic, financial, and project management skills to focus on strategic initiatives in order to guide decision making and develop insights on where and how to focus organization expansion efforts as well as opportunities for rationalization in our portfolio
  • Actively identify and propose opportunities for investment and organizational optimization
  • Raise the skill level of the entire analytics and strategic finance practice through the introduction of strong practices, processes, tools, and close mentorship of both direct reports and broader team

Preferred Experience

Who you are:

  • 7+ years of experience in investment banking, strategic finance/FP&A, and/or leading analytics. Preferable experience in a hyper-growth environment
  • Experience in e-commerce and marketplace
  • Proven expertise in financial modeling using Excel, financial analysis for operating businesses and investment projects
  • BS degree in accounting, finance, computer science, mathematics
  • 2+ years of management experience
  • Experience in building business and evolving processes
  • Super hands-on and detail-oriented; not afraid to get into the weeds with a small team
  • Deep expertise in analytics and measurement techniques,
  • Strong collaborator who knows how to drive decision-making through influence, with a forward-looking and solution-oriented approach
  • Inspiring, engaging, and clear communication style; strong presence when presenting to executives and senior leadership

We are seeking for people who:

Are owners.
Are continually raising the bar.

Are sincerely open-minded, and are willing to examine their strongest convictions with humility.
Nurture and embrace differing perspectives to make better decisions.

Recruitment Process

Next steps:

If you are ready to join our fast-paced new company, apply below!

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry, age, or national origin will be considered. No qualified applicants will be discriminated against on the basis of disability or protected veteran status.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: New York, United States (10007)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 7 years
  • Possible partial remote

Sounds like something made for you?