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 for this position from the following: New York, NY, USA; Mountain View, CA, 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. Working on multiple projects at a time, you are focused on the details while finding creative ways to take on big picture challenges.
As someone who knows the workings of the core Finance team inside and out, you’ll lead individual projects to transform planning, tracking and control processes. You’ll provide senior level management with insightful recommendations, planning and reporting support.
We balance the roles of trusted advisor and guardian to reveal opportunity, manage risk, and optimize investment across industries and products.We are strategic partners to business leaders across Sales and Product and drive impact through a grounding in hard data, an independent point of view, a bias to action, a collaborative approach, and a focus on the development of our people.
You will help lead finance/analytical projects and provide deep analytical support to help sales teams understand the key levers driving their business. Your experience and skills with data and analytics will allow you to develop thoughtful and innovative ways to examine business situations, enabling you to provide new perspective on the business.
You are an excellent time manager and able to prioritize tasks in a fast moving environment. You are an outstanding communicator able to present findings concisely, and you have the ability to move at a fast pace to advocate for big ideas informed by analytics.
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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