FP&A Manager

San Francisco
Finance
Full-time
Varo is changing the future of banking with our mobile app: a frictionless bank account that also helps customers do more with their money. Varo is building a mobile bank that helps customers cover their expenses, pay their bills and build their wealth over time — so they can stop worrying about money and go live their lives. Unlike traditional banks or other fintech apps, Varo offers a complete solution with integrated deposit, budgeting, savings and lending products that help customers bank with ease and achieve better financial outcomes. There’s no reason for a bank branch on every corner anymore: all that customers need is a smartphone to bank seamlessly. Based in San Francisco and privately held, Varo has raised $78M to date, led by Warburg Pincus and The Rise Fund / TPG Growth.

ABOUT THE FINANCE TEAM

We’re a small but mighty team of two and a half, looking to add a super smart, motivated, excel whiz and financial institutions specialist who wants to help build the bank of the future, learn all about digital banking and enjoy life at the forefront of fintech.

We bring all the creativity and passion generated by everyone in design and marketing and engineering into an achievable strategic plan that walks the fine line between building the coolest Product and making sure we have a solid path to profitability that will delight our world-class investors.  We love the cultural balance Varo has achieved between Silicon Valley technology and Wall Street financial services acumen.

WE’RE LOOKING FOR A FP&A MANAGER WHO WILL

    • Take over and enhance the cashflow model
    • Use insights gained from the model to help drive strategic decision making
    • Power the business by analyzing unit economics, P&L by department, P&L by business line, transfer pricing and much, much more
    • Take the lead on thinking ahead and initiating more financial planning and analysis
    • Pitch in on: our Series C fund-raising, closing our credit facility that will fund our loans, BI projects with our data scientists, implementation of a core banking system, presentations and analysis for the regulators to help secure our national bank charter, investor reports for Warburg Pincus, the Rise Fund and our Board, helping to manage our budget and maybe learning how to close the books

PREVIOUS EXPERIENCES THAT’LL HELP YOU BE GREAT

    • Advanced Excel skills and knowledge
    • 3- 5 years from analyst or associate on in the Financial Institutions Group at an investment bank or private equity firm
    • Built a cashflow model from scratch in connection with an investment in a retail commercial bank
    • Generated compelling powerpoint presentations for investment committees or boards of directors
    • Presented results of your analysis to senior leaders including C-suite and Board level

    • THE THREE SKILLS THAT MATTER MOST
      Nobody can be great at everything, but we’re looking for candidates who are extraordinary at:
    • Investment banking for financial institutions
    • Private equity or venture capital investing in banks
    • Great sense of humor and work ethic

OTHER NICE TO HAVES

    • Python, Java, SQL or other familiarity with engineering / data science
    • A passion for and dedication to mastering the details of any project 
    • Experience managing multiple priorities in a fast-paced, high volume environment
    • Scrappy and game for any task 
    • Able to adapt to quick changes in direction
    • Demonstrates a strong sense of ownership and thought-leadership

Learn more about Varo by following us at:

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/varomoney/

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/varomoney/

LinkedIn - https://www.linkedin.com/company/10630755