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Financial Analyst, Search Core Planning and Special Projects

Company: Google
Location: Mountain View
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Job Description:

About the job Financial Analysts ensure that Google makes sound financial decisions. As a Financial Analyst, your work, whether it's modeling business scenarios or tracking performance metrics, is used by our leaders to make strategic company decisions. While working on multiple projects at a time, you are focused on the details while finding creative ways to solve big picture challenges.Search Finance is part of Google’s Financial Planning and Analysis function and provides analytical and business planning support to the Search Product Area (PA) and its commercial functions, including Product Partnerships and Marketing. Our work covers everything from analyzing strategies, initiatives, and success of high-profile business areas and early stage development products, to understanding the financial implications of new product launches. The Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to senior leadership, and is integral to the operations and strategy of the PA.As a Financial Analyst, you will provide end to end finance support for teams within the Search Product Area. You will gain visibility into the Google business at the center of it all and partner with executive leadership across Product, Engineering, Sales, and Marketing teams driving development and growth. You will play an instrumental role in analyzing strategies and initiatives, and will help executives understand the financial implications of their strategies. You will play a leading role in enabling significant businesses and operations that grow and evolve our core business. The name Google came from "googol," a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business. Responsibilities Own Search PA profit and loss end-to-end. Apply strong business judgment and a wide variety of analytic tools and techniques to develop a deep understanding of how product and feature launches translate to user behavior and business opportunity.Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop analytical frameworks for understanding and improving business and financial performance.Provide executive management with clear insights into drivers of value to Google and our users.Partner with product leadership to evaluate, structure, and execute business plans and growth initiatives, then identify and implement metrics and reporting tools to measure business results and success.Build networks across Sales, Finance, Marketing, and Engineering to enable product launches and coordinate strategic conversations. Qualifications Minimum qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Statistics, or another quantitative field, or equivalent practical experience.3 years of experience in financial planning and analysis (FP&A), consulting, or a related function.Preferred qualifications:Demonstrated top quartile performance in prior roles, with increasing levels of responsibility and independence.Excellent analytical and modeling skills, FP&A and/or project management experience.Problem solving and analysis skills, combined with impeccable business judgment and ability to communicate with management team.Proficiency with Google Apps and other Cloud Applications.Strong facility with SQL, R and other statistical packages.Ability to self-start and self-direct work in an unstructured environment; comfortable dealing with ambiguity.

Keywords: Google, Mountain View , Financial Analyst, Search Core Planning and Special Projects, Other , Mountain View, California

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