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Corporate Finance Associate in San Jose at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/17/2021

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Job Description

Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 392 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.

This role is within the Corporate Finance team, reporting to the head of Corporate Finance. The Corporate Finance Analyst is a critical role in supporting short-term and long range planning forecasting, capital structure and capital allocation activities.

The role includes supporting capital structure analysis, capital allocation, short and long range FCF and liquidity planning, share count modeling, interest expense forecasting, balance sheet analysis, and various corporate finance activities.  The candidate will closely partner with Treasury, FP&A, Accounting, Tax and various business units.


  • Maintain the short term and long range Free Cash Flow and liquidity forecasting model.
  • Develop understanding of the balance sheet as it relates to working capital and operating cash flow. Maintain and enhance the working capital model, partnering with accounting, FP&A, and business units.
  • Support various capital structure projects, including debt sizing and issuance, covenant compliance, and acquisition financing, and other initiatives.
  • Support the quarterly and monthly close and forecasting process, working closely with accounting in reconciling month-end close numbers with forecast, and continuously refining forecast variables.
  • Support the short-term and long-range employee share dilution and share buyback forecasting model.
  • Support presentation materials (e.g. Ops reviews, Finance Leadership & Board materials, Rating Agency meetings) as well as contribute to other adhoc Corporate Finance and Treasury projects.


  • Bachelor’s, Master’s or equivalent in Finance, Accounting or related field
  • 2-4+ years related experience in Finance or Accounting
  • 2+ years in investment banking / strategic consulting preferred
    • Comfortable with financial modeling, intermediate accounting concepts, GAAP vs Non-GAAP accounting, corporate finance theory and valuation methodologies
    • Statistical analysis, data manipulation, and strong Excel skills
    • Have an inherent interest in Finance and great business acumen
    • A great communicator with demonstrated ability to work cross functionally
    • Strong attention to detail

We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.

PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at



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