Finance Operations Analyst

Finance Operations Analyst
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Meta is seeking a forward thinking Finance Operations Analyst to join our Site Services Finance team supporting our global Infrastructure Data Centers. Our data centers, and the tens of thousands of servers installed in them, are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. Meta is at the leading edge of the global data center industry both in terms of how data centers are designed and operated. Successful candidates for this team have a bias toward action, know how to balance getting the details right while still moving fast, and are constantly thinking of how to optimize how they get work done. The partners we support come from multiple disciplines including engineering, sourcing, operations and capacity planning. They work on designing, negotiating, procuring, deploying, maintaining, and de-manufacturing our servers which are critical to running Meta’s apps and services. In each step of this process, there are financial implications to consider and this candidate will get to understand and track them, as well as learn to strategically advise business partners. We're seeking a candidate that is execution-focused and able to move quickly to pull together financial data by developing a strong understanding of our systems and processes. A successful candidate also needs to be able to handle steep learning curves and understanding the technical nature of the business we are supporting. The role is highly collaborative and involves working with different teams within and outside of Site Services.
Finance Operations Analyst Responsibilities
  • Own the budgeting and forecasting process for both Operating Expenses (OpEx) and Headcount Planning, with a disciplined and collaborative approach to both
  • Create strong business partnerships with business partners across Site Services and Corporate Finance
  • Guide business partners gain key insights into spend through analyses, reporting, and metrics development
  • Deep dive into investments and develop actionable insights that will influence key decision makers to manage resource needs
  • Work with the Site Services team to develop driver-based models for quarterly, annual, and long-range plans for Data Center related OpEx
  • Drive process improvements (including automation) by partnering with up-stream process owners and enhance current tools/systems related to financial management
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 20%-50%
Minimum Qualifications
  • 10+ years of experience in Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) or business strategy
  • Bachelor's degree in business, economics, finance, accounting, management or related field
  • Experience with developing forecasts, tracking actuals and variance, and creating easy to understand narratives around financial data
  • Experience with synthesizing strategic business insights, problem solving, and determining root cause
  • Adept at building relationships with people across all levels and many functions
  • Communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail
  • Experience to quickly adapt, learn new skill sets, and experience creating a solid understanding of operational challenges
  • Experience dealing with high levels of ambiguity in performing roles and delivering results
Preferred Qualifications
  • Master’s degree in business, economics, finance, accounting, management or related field
  • Experience as a finance partner to Engineering leaders and/or Supply Chain leaders
  • Experience in technical infrastructure (e.g., servers, data centers, fiber networks)
  • Experience with Financial systems (e.g. Essbase, SAP), dashboard reporting tools (i.e. Tableau) and SQL
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About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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(Colorado only*) Estimated salary of $172,000/year + bonus + equity + benefits
*Note: Disclosure as required by sb19-085(8-5-20)
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