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Sr. Financial Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Multiple locations
Posted on Thursday, June 27, 2024

#WeAreCrowdStrike and our mission is to stop breaches. As a global leader in cybersecurity, our team changed the game. Since our inception, our market leading cloud-native platform has offered unparalleled protection against the most sophisticated cyberattacks. We’re looking for people with limitless passion, a relentless focus on innovation and a fanatical commitment to the customer to join us in shaping the future of cybersecurity. Consistently recognized as a top workplace, CrowdStrike is committed to cultivating an inclusive, remote-first culture that offers people the autonomy and flexibility to balance the needs of work and life while taking their career to the next level. Interested in working for a company that sets the standard and leads with integrity? Join us on a mission that matters - one team, one fight.

About the Role:

The Senior Finance Analyst will join a fast-paced FP&A team and will support CrowdStrike Professional Services and Falcon Complete functional groups. You will provide the data and analyses for driving financial forecasting, budgeting, and ad-hoc analyses to inform decision making by CrowdStrike’s senior management team. Among other responsibilities, in this role you will have the unique opportunity to work with various teams across the organization, such as Accounting, Data Analytics, and Product.

What You'll Do:

  • Drive the financial budgeting and forecasting cycle by partnering with business leaders.

  • Manage headcount requests including new positions, backfills and transfers, as well as forecasting growth

  • Support month-end close activities including budget versus actuals, accruals, and reporting.

  • Work on special projects to drive process improvements and efficiencies.

  • Develop meaningful analytics and reporting for various department leaders.

  • Lead annual AOP initiatives for various groups within Services and Falcon Complete.

What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Mathematics, or related field required.

  • 3-5+ years of experience in corporate/operations finance, investment banking, or management consulting.

  • Clear understanding of GAAP accounting and revenue recognition; SaaS experience a plus.

  • High aptitude and excellent analytical skills for complex problem solving and financial modeling.

  • Superior attention to detail – must display the highest levels of consistency and accuracy in work.

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey financial concepts to both financial and non-financial audiences.

  • Complete proficiency with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.

Bonus Points:

  • Technology sector and/or high growth public company experience, especially supporting professional services and/or a managed services revenue group

  • Knowledge of SaaS finance and accounting metrics

  • Experience using big data, such as extracting value from large, disconnected and/or unstructured datasets.

  • Experience with Tableau, Adaptive Insights Planning, and/or NetSuite.


Benefits of Working at CrowdStrike:

  • Remote-first culture

  • Market leader in compensation and equity awards

  • Competitive vacation and flexible working arrangements

  • Comprehensive and inclusive health benefits

  • Physical and mental wellness programs

  • Paid parental leave, including adoption

  • A variety of professional development and mentorship opportunities

  • Offices with stocked kitchens when you need to fuel innovation and collaboration

We are committed to fostering a culture of belonging where everyone feels seen, heard, valued for who they are and empowered to succeed. Our approach to cultivating a diverse, equitable, and inclusive culture is rooted in listening, learning and collective action. By embracing the diversity of our people, we achieve our best work and fuel innovation - generating the best possible outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve.

CrowdStrike is committed to maintaining an environment of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action. If you need reasonable accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact [email protected], for further assistance.

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CrowdStrike, Inc. is committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The base salary range for this position in the U.S. is $70,000 - $110,000 per year + variable/incentive compensation + equity + benefits. A candidate’s salary is determined by various factors including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and location.