This role may also be located in our Playa Vista, CA campus.
Note: By applying to this position you will have an opportunity to share your preferred working location from the following: Redwood City, CA, USA; New York, NY, USA; Los Angeles, CA, USA.
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. Excellent at working on multiple projects at a time, you are focused on the details while finding creative ways to address big picture challenges.
You are both a manager and a mentor, providing financial leadership and analytical support to partners of the core Finance team as well as giving your own team the support they need to become financial experts. You’ll keep management informed on key financial metrics and work to improve financial operation practices throughout your region.
Google Customer Solutions (GCS) Ads Finance is the Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) partner for GCS, the part of the Global Business Organization (GBO) that services small and midsize business (SMB) advertisers around the globe.
Our work is integral to the strategic decision-making and financial value creation of the business. We identify business growth drivers, forecast future performance, provide recommendations on resource allocation, and partner with GCS Leadership, Sales, and Strategy Operations teams to move the business forward.
In this role, you will be aligned with the Global Vice President of Acquisitions and partner with Acquisitions Leadership across Sales, Strategy Operations, and Marketing teams. You will manage a team of analysts, and develop strategies to acquire and onboard SMB advertisers to Google Ads through Sales, Marketing, and Partnership teams.
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.
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