Finance Manager – FP&A

Job Description / Skills Required

The Finance Manager will play an integral role in the global forecasting and planning process. He or she will be expected to produce timely, accurate reporting and customized financial analysis to support management decisions. The Finance Manager will be expected to lead cross-functional projects that continue to improve and evolve Groupon FP&A.


Assist in the preparation and consolidation as part of the global FP&A cycle including budgeting & forecasting, variance reviews, etc.
Understand country and category business drivers. Monitor performance and KPIs
Work closely with Global FP&A leadership, region finance and other members of the global finance organization
Identify and implement various process improvements
Construct financial models to evaluate pro-forma scenario planning
Enhance existing reporting and tooling capabilities in financial systems
Analyze operating and financial trends and opportunities and develop alternatives for improvement and action
Assist in development of strategic, financial and cash flow, balance sheet plans / forecasts
Prepare presentation and supporting materials for Board of Directors and senior leadership team
Ad-hoc deep dives on pressing business issues

Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics, MBA preferred
6+ years of FP&A experience. Prior FP&A experience required
Experience with technology start-up, digital media and/or e-commerce a plus
Excellent Excel, PowerPoint and modeling skills are required
Systems savvy – comfort with data architectures, ERP systems, SQL a plus
Ability to lead cross-functional projects and work independently
Experience in multi-national company operating across geographies a plus
Ability to work in a fluid, fast-paced environment
Strong backbone with an ability to effectively articulate and communicate analysis and influence decisions
Results-oriented, highly energetic, dynamic individual with hands on mentality
Ability to multi-task and execute projects at a high level under tight timelines
Ability to translate complex data into an easily-understandable format
Comfortable working with and analyzing Company financial statements (Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement) and relevant financial analysis metrics

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.