Senior Director, Financial Planning and Analysis

Remote - North America

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Posted 2 weeks ago

Auth0 is a unicorn that just closed a $120M Series F round of funding, with total capital raised to date of $330M and valuation of nearly $2B. We are growing rapidly and looking for exceptional new team members to add to our exceptional talent pool - and who will help take us to the next level of success. One team, one score. 
Our vision is to provide people with secure access to any application in one click or less. And our promise is to make identity work for everyone—whether you’re a developer looking to innovate, or a security professional looking to mitigate. We are looking for curious, excited, boundary-pushing team members. So, if you’re a big thinker who is nimble and adaptable, Auth0 may be an ideal place for you to shine.
As a key member of the Finance team, the ​Senior Director, FInancial Planning & Analysis (Product Delivery & Engineering) will play a strategic role in the overall financial management of the Software & Engineering functions. You will have primary responsibility for providing key decision support for senior executives across all functional areas and for working with the senior leadership team in setting strategic direction. This will include direct responsibility for budgeting, forecasting and Board of Directors reporting.

What You Will Do:

  • The role will be very hands-on, and require a generalist understanding of FP&A, supervising a small team of 2 (two) to start.
  • Lead annual planning and year-over-year financial strategic planning to evaluate the company’s operational and strategic decisions.
  • Lead financial forecasts throughout the year, monthly and quarterly.
  • Execute the process to continuously update financial pacing to assess the momentum of the business against forecast and against plan.
  • Maintain and communicate business risks/opportunities.
  • Partner with executive team to identify and implement performance improvement initiatives throughout the company.
  • Collaborate with teams across the business to collect input for forecast and to understand the drivers of the forecast.
  • Analyze the drivers and issues for business performance variances.
  • Direct ad hoc strategic, financial and operational analyses.
  • Build, lead and develop a high-performing FP&A team.
  • Lead financial performance monitoring and improvement plans.

What You Bring:

  • The role will be very hands-on, and require a generalist understanding of FP&A, supervising a small team of 2 (two) to start.
  • 15+ years of progressively responsible financial, business and strategic planning experience.
  • 5+ years of global FP&A management experience.
  • Proven experience in leading, training, and developing a high-performing FP&A Team.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting the Software, Engineering, and Security functions preferably in a SaaS based or Tech environment.
  • Experience in a SaaS or Tech company and in a startup or high-growth environment preferred.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or similar or equivalent relevant experience. 
  • Strong Leadership presence, along with superior presentation skills with regular interaction and demonstrations to the Executive team and Board.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical problem-solving skills.
  • Passion for using data to drive better decision making.
  • Ability to build partnerships with all levels of management, cross-functional business partners and corporate functions.
  • Ability to operate in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities.
  • Proven track record of achieving results in a matrixed, time sensitive environment.
  • Ability to work in a collaborative and hands-on environment, seamlessly moving between strategy and execution.
  • Ability to travel <10%.
Auth0 safeguards more than 4.5 billion login transactions each month and its top priorities are availability and security.
We like to think that we are helping make the internet safer. Our team is spread across more than 35 countries and we are proud to continually be recognized as a great place to work. Culture is critical to us, and we are transparent about our vision and principles
Auth0 is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Auth0 conducts all employment-related activities without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, citizenship status, genetics, or status as a Vietnam-era special disabled and other covered veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Auth0 participates in E-Verify and will confirm work authorization for candidates residing in the United States.
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