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Senior Finance Manager, FP&A



Accounting & Finance
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 21, 2023
The Role
Jellysmack is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Finance Manager to join our growing team. The ideal candidate is excited by the opportunity to work in a fast-paced environment, highly attentive to detail and communicative, a self-starter, and has proven to be successful in hyper-growth businesses.
This person will be a key contributor to the Jellysmack Finance team. This person will be responsible for core, corporate financial planning & analysis (FP&A) responsibilities. These responsibilities will include developing consolidated financial reporting capabilities for Month End Close, designing and implementing standardized forecasting cadences across the company, and owning SG&A budgeting and forecasting. Moreover, this person will partner cross-functionally to develop controls, as well as finance/accounting policies and methodologies. These efforts will not only have a direct impact on Jellysmack’s growth and profitability, but also this person will be a close partner to senior leaders throughout the company. This person will report to the FP&A Lead, work closely with the CFO, and also work cross-functionally with senior stakeholders throughout the company.

The Responsibilities

  • Develop consolidated financial reporting capabilities. This will include defining chart-of-account hierarchies, designing and implementing reporting system improvements, and presenting key financial reports to senior leadership.
  • Own all headcount and SG&A planning for the company
  • Partner with the rest of the FP&A team for each Month End Close to produce consolidated P&L
  • Partner with various departments to develop finance and accounting policies/methodologies
  • Design and implement standardized forecasting cadences throughout the company. Defining key deliverables, setting key deadlines, and driving analytical insights to business partners.

The Qualifications

  • Based in Los Angeles. Please note this role is hybrid, with a requirement of 2 days at our office located in the Pacific Design Center.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or a related quantitative field. MBA is a plus
  • 6+ years experience in corporate finance, investment banking, private equity, or accounting. Background in the creator economy, digital media, entertainment and/or tech is strongly preferred.
  • Strong understanding of corporate finance and accounting fundamentals.
  • A passion for financial modeling, creating data-driven analyses, and building/improving in a hyper-growth environment.
  • Strong analytical and communication skills; ability to distill complexity down into its most salient elements and communicating with senior executives.
  • Strong Excel proficiency. Experience with SQL, PowerBI, Netsuite, is a plus.
  • A standout team member who is agile, flexible, innovative, determined and positive.

The Perks

  • Competitive Healthcare coverage
  • Early Summer release Fridays
  • 401K match
  • Paid volunteering: 1 day dedicated to supporting a cause of your choice
  • Company sponsored wellness programs and events
  • Cell phone/internet reimbursement
  • A $300 USD allowance for your home office
A Bit About Us
We are Jellysmack, the global creator company, and we’re obsessed with helping creators Go Bigger.
We believe that creators are the future of entertainment, and we are on a mission to elevate them to their highest potential across social platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Snapchat, TikTok, YouTube, and beyond.
We use technology, data, and expertise to turn the talented video creators of today into the digital icons of tomorrow.
Our powerful AI detects and develops the most promising creators, inviting only the best on a life-changing journey to skyrocket their social growth and build long-term success.
Through multi-platform distribution, financial backing, streaming television syndication, content ideation, brand partnerships, and more, Jellysmack provides the all-encompassing infrastructure that the world’s top creators need to maximize their value.
Our industry-leading solutions impart the gift of time and empower our elite community of creators to prioritize their passion. Our exclusive roster includes names like MrBeast, Bailey Sarian, Brad Mondo, The Try Guys, KallmeKris, Junya, and Luisito Comunica.
We're extraordinarily proud of the company we've built and our numerous awards, including: Fast Company’s Most Innovative in Social Media (2023) and #1 Most Innovative Company in Video (2022), Digiday’s Best Distribution Strategy (2023 Video and TV Awards) and Best Social Management Platform (2022 Technology Awards). We have also been recognized by Forbes and Built In as one of the best places to work in the United States. Our people are Jellysmack's greatest competitive advantage, and we'll continue to invest in our people-first culture.
Ready to be part of a great human adventure?
We’re dedicated to making the best working environment possible for our people. All you have to do is apply; we are ready to let you show off your talent!
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