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ATX Venture Partners

Strategic Financial Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Thursday, July 4, 2024

Do work that matters.

At AlertMedia, everything we do supports our mission: To save lives and minimize loss by identifying active threats globally and facilitating timely communications when an emergency threatens personal safety and business continuity.

Our values which reflect our view on what’s important and what’s right include: We’re humans not robots, Customers always come first, We work better together, Simplicity is our strength, Our reputation is priceless, Hard work pays off.

As one of the fastest growing software companies in the nation, we’re focused on finding the best talent and building the best team to continue accelerating our rapid growth to keep up with our demand!

AlertMedia is seeking a detail-oriented Strategic Financial Analyst to join the Finance team in our beautiful downtown Austin office.

Who you are:

You are a talented financial professional with the ability to use your analytical abilities to create financial forecasts, report on and analyze key business metrics and support stakeholders in making business decisions. To be successful in this role, you should possess a combination of strong quantitative abilities, business acumen, and communication skills.

What you get to do every day:

  • Build, maintain and improve the corporate financial model to support stakeholders with key business decisions and provide insight to management
  • Analyze operating and financial results (budget to actuals) as part of the monthly forecast process and ensure accurate and timely completion of all deliverables
  • Compile financial and business reports including board and investor packages, bank compliance and other management reporting
  • Partner with revenue operations and customer operations teams to track and manage key performance metrics
  • Prepare reports related to operational or strategic initiatives, analyze significant variances from planned or forecasted results and provide interpretative comments and recommendations to management

What you bring to the role:

  • 1-3 years of experience in investment banking and/or an FP&A role within a technology business
  • BA/BS Degree in finance, accounting or a related field
  • Advanced Excel skills required. Experience with Salesforce is a plus
  • Ability to leverage analytical tools and statistics to perform analysis and forecasting of financial and other business information; strong financial modeling background required
  • Strong understanding of accounting principles and financial reporting
  • Ability to manage competing priorities effectively and build strong relationships with stakeholders across the organization
  • Experience working on small teams and track record of being an excellent collaborator
  • Excellent verbal and written skills and a keen attention to detail
  • Software or technology experience and understanding of SaaS business operating frameworks a strong plus
  • Strong preference for candidates located in Austin, TX

Why you’ll love working at AlertMedia:

  • Competitive base salary + Company-wide bonus program
  • Generous and flexible time off and parental leave policies
  • Health benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance are 100% paid for employees
  • 401K with a generous company match
  • Amazing rewards and incentives – we love celebrating each other
  • Commitment to community service with opportunities to give back
  • A Best Places to Work company 8 years in a row and numerous other awards
  • Access to brand new downtown office with 360-views of Austin, high-tech building gym, and nearby running trails
  • Ongoing learning & career development opportunities through our Learning & Development team

About AlertMedia:

AlertMedia, backed by Vista Equity Partners, helps organizations protect their people and businesses through all phases of an emergency. Our award-winning threat intelligence, emergency communication, and travel risk management solutions help companies of all sizes identify, respond to, and recover from critical events faster and more confidently. AlertMedia supports essential communication for thousands of leading businesses—including DHL, JetBlue, Coca-Cola Bottling, In-N-Out, and Walmart—in more than 130 countries.

We are an equal opportunity employer focused on creating a collaborative and exciting place for all to work. Ensuring a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace for all people is key to our success and core to our values. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

This is an amazing opportunity to be part of our wave of momentum and take our company, and your career, to the next growth stage. We'd love to get to know you better and share how we serve our amazing customers. For more information, please visit www.alertmedia.com.

Come join us in our mission to save lives and minimize loss through effective communication.

AlertMedia does not currently sponsor applicants for work visas.

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