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Senior Financial Analyst Corporate FP&A

Wind River Systems
Alameda, CA 94501
  • Job Code
    117991341
Wind River Systems
Finance • Alameda, CA

Wind River believes that some things are so important they simply cannot fail. That is why we exist. Wind River software has been running the computing systems of the most important critical infrastructure that demand the highest standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Found in more than 2 billion devices, Wind River is pioneering edge compute technologies to accelerate the evolution from automated devices to autonomous systems and we have a place for you!

ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY

The role will be part of the Finance team based in Alameda and will directly assist the Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis organization.Responsibilities will be driven by the Corporate Finance team with particular emphasis on supporting the executive team and driving corporate level reporting, forecasting, budget variance tracking, business analysis, product line KPIs and General Finance depending on the business cycle. The team you will represent is pivotal to management support and analysis of business metrics. Your contribution in this role will impact the success of corporate finance and the company’s overall business strategy. The focus of this role is to provide support to the executive team as well as various other business partners in the organization.

Interface & Collaboration

  • Report directly to the Director of Corporate FP&A
  • You will be an integral part of the worldwide FP&A team
  • You will collaborate with Finance & Accounting as well as cross functionally throughout the organization

Responsibilities

  • Support the preparation of meeting materials to support clear communications and understanding at the executive and board level
  • Facilitate the preparation, reporting and analysis of corporate level annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and monthly estimates.
  • Anticipate potential questions and conduct investigations of errors and variance analysis independently and collaborate with management to resolve business issues.
  • Assist with compilation and review of corporate, business unit, and functional organization presentations
  • Perform structured analysis; conduct data mining; identify, clarify, and investigate discrepancies and exceptions; proactively develop solutions and processes.
  • Maintain, reconcile, review, combine, and validate financial data sets and accounts, utilizing financial reports, financial databases, and key financial information.
  • Contribute to development of budget, forecasting, and analyses to be used for key activities or decision making.
  • Run and analyze financial reports, often from multiple systems; assist in preparation of management information reports.

ABOUT YOU

Core Competencies & Demonstrated Success

  • Highly driven individual who values opportunities to grow and develop professionally in a high visibility role with a broad array of potential responsibilities
  • Must take initiative in anticipating the needs of the executive team and other business leaders
  • Must thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity
  • Possesses a clear commitment to generating results and exhibits the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics
  • Candidates are required to be highly analytical, technically strong and effective communicators
  • Proven track record of financial statement analysis and developing impactful business analysis

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Business – MBA a plus
  • 3-5 years of financial analysis experience preferably with a software company in a high visibility finance, strategy or analytics role
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills highly desired
  • Knowledge of Oracle, Salesforce, Adaptive Planning, Anaplan would be a benefit

BENEFITS & PERKS

  • Pet friendly environment
  • Pet Insurance
  • Christmas, Thanksgiving & July 4th Soft Shutdown periods
  • Birthday and Volunteer Time off
  • 401K + Company Match
  • Competitive Benefits Package
  • Virgin Pulse Wellness program
  • Management Training

PI117991341

<b>Wind River Systems</b><br/>Finance Alameda, CA<br/><br/><p style="text-align: justify;"><span data-contrast="none">Wind River believes that some things are so important they simply cannot fail. That is why we exist. Wind River software has been running the computing systems of the most important critical infrastructure that demand the highest standards for safety, security, performance, and reliability. Found in more than 2 billion devices, Wind River is pioneering edge compute technologies to accelerate the evolution from automated devices to autonomous systems and we have a place for you!</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335551550":6,"335551620":6,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><p><b><span data-contrast="none">ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><p style="text-align: justify;"><span data-contrast="none">The role will be part of the Finance team based in Alameda and will directly assist the Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis organization.Responsibilities will be driven by the Corporate Finance team with </span><span data-contrast="none">particular emphasis</span><span data-contrast="none"> on supporting the executive team and driving corporate level reporting, forecasting, budget variance tracking, business analysis, product line KPIs and General Finance depending on the business cycle. The team you will represent is pivotal to management support and analysis of business metrics. Your contribution in this role will impact the success of corporate finance and the companys overall business strategy. The focus of this role is to provide support to the executive team as well as various other business partners in the organization.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335551550":6,"335551620":6,"335559738":150,"335559739":150,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><p><b><span data-contrast="none">Interface & Collaboration </span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><ul><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="24" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Report directly to the Director of Corporate FP&A</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="24" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">You will be an integral part of the worldwide FP&A team</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="24" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">You will collaborate with Finance & Accounting as well as cross functionally throughout the organization</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></li></ul><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335551550":6,"335551620":6,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span><b><span data-contrast="none">Responsibilities</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><ul><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Support the preparation of meeting materials to support clear communications and understanding at the executive and board level</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Facilitate the preparation, reporting and analysis of </span><span data-contrast="none">corporate level annual budgets, quarterly forecasts and monthly estimates.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Anticipate potential questions and conduct investigations of errors and variance analysis independently and collaborate with management to resolve business issues.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Assist with compilation and review of corporate, business unit, and functional organization presentations</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Perform structured analysis; conduct data mining; identify, clarify, and investigate discrepancies and exceptions; proactively develop solutions and processes.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Maintain, reconcile, review, combine, and validate financial data sets and accounts, utilizing financial reports, financial databases, and key financial information.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Contribute to development of budget, forecasting, and analyses to be used for key activities or decision making.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Run and analyze financial reports, often from multiple systems; assist in preparation of management information reports.</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335559685":375,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span></li></ul><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559685":480,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> <strong>A</strong></span><b><span data-contrast="none">BOUT YOU</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><p><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span><b><span data-contrast="none">Core </span></b><b><span data-contrast="none">Competencies & Demonstrated Success</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><ul><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="1" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Highly driven individual who values opportunities to grow and develop professionally in a high visibility role with a broad array of potential responsibilities</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Must take initiative in anticipating the needs of the executive team and other business leaders</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Must thrive in a fast-paced environment, possess a high level of intellectual curiosity</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Possesses a clear commitment to generating results and exhibits the highest personal and professional standards of integrity and ethics</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Candidates are required to be highly analytical, technically strong and effective communicators</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="22" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Proven track record of financial statement analysis and developing impactful business analysis</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li></ul><p><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span><b><span data-contrast="none">Qualifications</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><ul><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="23" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Bachelors Degree in Finance or Business MBA a plus</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="23" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">3-5 years of financial analysis experience preferably with a software company in a high visibility finance, strategy or analytics role</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="23" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Advanced Microsoft Excel skills highly desired</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="23" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Knowledge of Oracle, Salesforce, Adaptive Planning, Anaplan would be a benefit</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li></ul><p><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559739":200,"335559740":240}"> </span><b><span data-contrast="none">BENEFITS & PERKS</span></b><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span></p><ul><li><span data-ccp-props="{"201341983":0,"335559739":0,"335559740":240}"> </span><span data-contrast="none">Pet friendly environment</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="2" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Pet Insurance</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="3" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Christmas, Thanksgiving & July 4</span><span data-contrast="none">th</span><span data-contrast="none"> Soft Shutdown periods</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Birthday and Volunteer Time off</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">401K + Company Match</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Competitive Benefits Package</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Virgin Pulse Wellness program</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li><li data-leveltext="" data-font="Symbol" data-listid="18" aria-setsize="-1" data-aria-posinset="4" data-aria-level="1"><span data-contrast="none">Management Trainin</span><span data-contrast="none">g</span><span data-ccp-props="{"134233117":true,"134233118":true,"201341983":0,"335551550":1,"335551620":1,"335559685":375,"335559737":0,"335559739":200,"335559740":240,"335559991":360}"> </span></li></ul> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/OanxBXI1QjoYtDqdu2Nq4"> <p>PI117991341</p>

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