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Financial Analyst in Remote Maryland at PayPal

Date Posted: 7/25/2021

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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.

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 375+ 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 innovations and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to pay, send money, accept payments, and access credit. The PayPal Global Credit Finance Team is responsible for managing the finances for and forecasting the performance of credit products and initiatives. We work in partnership with a variety of teams across PayPal to make financially sound business decisions that fuel the company’s growth. The successful candidate for the Financial Analyst position on the Credit Finance Team will understand the concepts and possess skills in finance, accounting, and information systems. The ideal candidate will also communicate effectively across teams, be able to work independently, and thrive in a rapidly changing environment.

Responsibilities

  • Lead and coordinate Global Credit FP&A process for monthly, annual and five year forecasts
  • Coordinate consolidation and summarization of Global Credit opportunities and risks
  • Identify and implement forecasting, reporting and data manipulation process improvements.
  • Prepare data to submit monthly forecasts and annual budgets
  • Generate recurring and ad-hoc reports
  • Coordinate and work closely with Corporate FPA, Accounting and other key partners in a matrix environment.
  • Leverage existing and build new financial models and tools

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Management Information Systems, or related field
  • 3+ years of financial analysis experience in finance, banking, accounting, or consulting
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office
  • Strong knowledge of financial information systems (e.g. SAP, Essbase)
  • Experience managing data or information systems
  • Experience working with financial models
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Demonstrated track record of identifying and implementing reporting improvements

Preferred Qualifications

  • An advanced degree in Finance, Accounting, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Analytics, or a related field
  • 5+ years of experience at a firm in the technology (including fintech), finance, banking, or credit card industry
  • Experience leading teams
  • Experience leading, managing, and analyzing financial planning and analytics (FP&A) processes
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Excel and PowerPoint
  • Familiarity with project management methodologies (e.g. Agile Scrum, Kanban, SDLC, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Experience using SQL

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 paypalglobaltalentacquisition@paypal.com.

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