Financial Analyst

Chicago
Finance
Full-time
About Mac & Mia:
Save time shopping for your family so you can spend more time being with them - a simple notion that inspired working mom Marie Tillman to create Mac & Mia. Built out of necessity, Mac & Mia is a tech-enabled retail service that is saving busy parents hours of time by offering a remarkably easy way to personalize, build and accentuate their children's wardrobes. Our team curates quality items from an offering of unique, specialty brands that are then hand-selected and delivered to your home – They will fit, feel, and look great on your little ones. Ultimately, we are removing all of the friction from traditional shopping channels, and replacing with delight, discovery, and convenience.

The Ideal Candidate:
Must. Love. Data.  Mac & Mia is looking for a rock star to join our Finance and Business Analytics team that is strategic, enthusiastic and ready to directly impact a high-growth start-up! The Finance and Business Analytics team serves as the central data hub for the business, and is responsible for using analytics and financial data to problem-solve and influence decisions to help drive Mac & Mia’s growth. This role will work cross-functionally across the company, supporting our Operations, Marketing, Technology, Sales and Merchandising teams to quantify and assist with new initiatives through a financial and analytical lens.

Mac & Mia is building an all-star team, and you should apply if you:
Have 3-5 years of years of analyst experience in consulting, investment banking or as part of a Finance/Analytics team
Strong organizational and project management skills, with the ability to self-manage and prioritize under tight deadlines
Strong proficiency in Excel, Powerpoint, SQL and Google Analytics
Financial modeling experience
Have an eagerness to learn new technologies and help shape the direction of Data Science initiatives
Have outstanding financial modeling skills and feel comfortable working in large, unstructured data sets
Are a self-starter, who is able to take on an ambiguous problem and story-tell a solution through data and financial modeling
Are able to prioritize and time-manage and can thrive in a fast-paced environment.  
Retail or consumer goods experience is preferred but not a requirement

As a Senior Financial Analyst you will:
Build complex financial models to drive insights and predictive forecasting around customer demand and customer segmentation
Analyze sales team performance and productivity to help drive compensation planning and structure to support our rapid-scale growth  
Present strategic insights and trends to senior management and propose recommendations  
Work with functional teams to quantify impact of new tests and initiatives and build financial models to support impact to overall business  
Use historical data patterns to build and forecast financial projections across all areas of the business (ie. Sales, Inventory, Operations, Marketing)

You will thrive if you align with our values:
Bring your inner kid to work - We value adventure, authenticity, creativity, & curiosity
Follow the Golden Rule - We put people first and choose what's right, not what's easy
Be scrappy - We believe no job is too big or too small
Own it - We make mistakes, we make it right, and we make it happen

The Fine Print:
The Senior Financial Analyst role is based out of Chicago- our offices are located in Chinatown
Candidates must also pass a background check for employment purposes

Mac & Mia is an equal opportunity employer