Director, Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)

San Mateo, CA Non US - Administration Full Time
About Us

Jupiter is the global market leader in analytics for resilience planning and enterprise climate risk management.  We are led by pioneers in data, climate, and earth and ocean sciences, as well as technology, risk management, company building, and public policy. Our climate risk modeling solutions save lives and mitigate potentially catastrophic impacts inflicted by hurricanes, floods, heat waves, wildfires, drought, and other extreme weather events on homes, businesses, infrastructure, food and water supplies, and entire economies.
Jupiter is also committed to the world community. Through our Jupiter Promise initiative we provide services to under-resourced countries and communities to promote sound decision making while including the potential impacts of climate change. Employees are encouraged to provide their expertise to various programs under the Jupiter Promise initiative.
Jupiter is bringing diversity to prepare a diverse planet for our changing climate. Jupiter was founded on the principle that with the right approaches and the right team, we can prepare Earth’s economies to meet the challenges associated with climate change. The world is a diverse place; a diverse workforce in an inclusive environment is essential to meet our goals. We go forward together.

Who you are:
You love rolling up your sleeves and diving into all activities associated with FP&A. You are humble and curious. You have a strong understanding of B2B dynamics and can build complex models from scratch. You possess a collaborative approach to problem solving and are able to build effective relationships with cross-functional teams to deliver accurate forecasts. You have strong organizational and communication skills and are able to balance competing priorities. You take initiative and are able to work in a dynamic environment across all levels of management and across functions and geographies.

What you do:
Reporting to the CFO, Director, Financial Planning & Analysis is to be a key member of the finance team and serve as a critical FP&A partner to the organization. You will bring best practices and thoughtful approaches to modeling the business and build budgets and forecasts which align with strategic objectives and operational initiatives. You will consolidate business results, monitor actual performance against budgets and forecasts, and partner with the business to adjust as necessary. You will also be responsible for delivering value-added analyses that lead to insightful decision-making and prioritization by teams. This highly visible role works cross-functionally to advise the business, influence strategies, and drive ad hoc special projects as needed.
What you bring:
  • Excellent organizational, prioritization and project management skills combined with ability to keep the big picture front and center.
  • Ability to simplify complex issues, influence decision makers, and drive consensus.
  • Ability to deeply understand requirements and analyze data to solve complex problems
  • High degree of autonomy and ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong financial modeling skills and proficiency with Excel, data visualization tools, and reporting tools.
  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, business, or related quantitative field
  • 5+ years of progressive leadership experience in corporate FP&A, investment banking, or private equity

  • What sets you apart:
  • Master’s degree of equivalent in Business, Management or Finance
  • Experience in a high growth technology startup environment building and/or managing a high performing team

  • Please note this role works hybrid from our office in San Mateo, CA

    At Jupiter we value transparency and have a compensation plan where your full time salary will vary depending on your location and confirmed job-related skills and experience. For part-time roles, your compensation will be adjusted to reflect your hours. Base Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. As of the date of this posting, In addition to your salary, Jupiter Intelligence offers the following benefits for this position, subject to applicable eligibility requirements: Health, dental, and vision plans; wellness program; flexible spending accounts; 401(k) retirement plan; employee stock purchase plan; life insurance, short-term disability insurance, and long-term disability insurance; Employee Assistance Program; PTO; and employee-paid critical illness and accident insurance.

    For this role you can expect salary to range as follows: $175,000-$225,000

    Please submit your Cover Letter and Resume to us to see if there might be a great fit.

    Jupiter Intelligence is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability (mental and physical), exercising the right to family care and medical leave, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex (includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), and sexual orientation.

    Please also note: Successful candidates must be authorized to work in the US