Senior Manager, Finance & Strategy Marketing Business Partner



Marketing & Communications, Accounting & Finance
Indianapolis, IN, USA
Posted on Tuesday, January 30, 2024

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The Finance & Strategy (F&S) team serves as a trusted adviser to the business to help guide decision-making through business partner support and innovative and informative analyses. We are looking for forward-thinking, results-oriented individuals who will succeed in a fast-paced environment, thrive in leading teams, and improve processes that will allow the company to scale with growth! The F&S Marketing team is seeking a Manager who is a leader with vision and self-starter, has extensive business knowledge of Marketing and partners closely with teams across the Company to drive results.


  • Be a trusted finance business partner to the Marketing business to help inform and guide decision-making through insightful, thoughtful analysis that is deeply grounded in data and metrics.

  • Partner closely with Marketing, F&S, Accounting and other departments to build financial models based on financial and operational data.

  • Enhance and develop drivers and ROI based frameworks to further support investment decision making.

  • Achieve forecast targets. Review actual and forecast variance analyses to understand drivers.

  • Prepare and deliver high-quality, clear, tailored executive presentations and reports.

  • Perform ad-hoc analysis with input from multiple partners and cross-functional perspectives.

  • Drive completion of projects and achieve results and goals.

  • Identify issues and drive process improvements.

  • Coach and develop a high-performing team in day-to-day responsibilities.

Required Experience / Skills:

  • Degree or equivalent relevant experience required. Experience will be evaluated based on the Values & Behaviors for the role (e.g. extracurricular leadership roles, military experience, volunteer roles, work experience, etc.).

  • A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience in finance, consulting, or analytic roles. A minimum of 3 years of experience coaching and leading teams is preferred.

  • Proven track record of achievement, process improvement and professional growth.

  • Excellent executive communication and presentation skills.

  • Extensive financial modeling experience, including advanced spreadsheet skills.

  • Intellectual curiosity and a willingness to learn and grow.

  • Ability to manage competing priorities and tasks in a fast-paced deadline driven environment with a high degree of ambiguity and constant change.

  • Preferred experience in enterprise SaaS and US GAAP.

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Hyperion, Tableau, Google Workspace and other financial tools.


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