Financial Analyst at Wish
Wish is a mobile e-commerce platform that flips traditional shopping on its head. We connect hundreds of millions of people with the widest selection of delightful, surprising, and—most importantly—affordable products delivered directly to their doors. Each day on Wish, millions of customers in more than 160 countries around the world discover new products. For our over 1 million merchant partners, anyone with a good idea and a mobile phone can instantly tap into a global market.
We're fueled by creating unique products and experiences that give people access to a new type of commerce, where all are welcome. If you’ve been searching for a supportive environment to chase your curiosity and use data to investigate the questions that matter most to you, this is the place.Job Description
Wish is looking for a Financial Analyst to join our growing team. This person will be responsible for building, managing and owning financial models and conducting variance analysis.
The ideal candidate has a strong analytical and consultative mindset, the ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment delivering against tight deadlines, flexibility and adaptability to take on new projects, and a passion for scaling operations through automation.
What you'll be doing:
- Prepare data for quarterly earnings, helping to identify key drivers of financial performance.
Monitor daily financial performance, explaining changes in trends, and anticipating future changes.
Assist with the development of monthly, quarterly, and annual forecasting of company consolidated financial statements.
Prepare monthly KPIs and other reports, analyzing key trends, highlighting variances, and identifying risks and opportunities.
Work on ad-hoc analyses, regularly streamline processes and workflows to help business leaders achieve company goals, and implement scalable solutions to improve and automate them.
2-5+ years of corporate finance experience from public company or equivalent roles in a high growth environment.
BA/BS in finance, accounting, economics, or a quantitative discipline from a reputable institution or equivalent work experience.
Experience working in high-growth company or division, working closely with cross-functional teams and operating managers.
Demonstrated experience producing accurate, board-level reporting, and operating in an environment with rigorous forecast and variance reporting accountability.
Must have advanced Excel skills.
Solid understanding of US GAAP financial statements. Internet/e-commerce experience is highly preferred.
Planful experience is a plus.
Wish values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate based on any legally-protected class or characteristic. Employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please let your recruiter know. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.