The customer journey starts with a question. And consumers expect answers. Yext puts businesses in control of their facts online with brand-verified answers in search. By serving accurate, consistent, brand-verified answers to consumer questions, Yext delivers authoritative information straight from the source the business itself no matter where or how customers are searching. Taco Bell, Marriott, Jaguar Land Rover, and businesses around the globe use the Yext platform to capture consumer intent and drive digital discovery, engagement, and revenue all from a single source of truth. Yext s mission is to provide perfect answers everywhere.
Yext is seeking a Sr. Manager to join its growing Corporate Finance team. Strong candidates will be well-versed in a broad range of corporate finance disciplines, including financial modeling / forecasting, management reporting, strategic finance, capital markets, M&A and public company reporting. This role includes significant exposure to C-level executives and senior managers across the Company.
- Own Yext s corporate financial model.
- Prepare strategic analyses informing C-suite executives and other key business decision makers.
- Collaborate with investor relations for earnings call and investor presentation preparation.
- Contribute to the annual budgeting and monthly reforecast processes, ensuring operations are executing to the financial plan.
- Investigate variances between actuals and forecasts to understand trends and potential opportunities / risks for Yext.
- Play a key role in cash planning and capital structure management.
- Foster and maintain cross-departmental relationships between FP&A and key stakeholders.
- Bachelor s Degree or similar college level education and/or Masters in Finance, Accounting, Economics or related field.
- 8+ years of experience in finance roles. Prior experience in corporate finance, investment banking, strategic consulting and/or private equity preferred.
- Power user of Excel. Familiarity with business intelligence and financial planning applications is a plus (e.g. Anaplan).
- Excellent analytical skills, strong proficiency in financial modeling, and familiarity with accounting principles.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with minimal supervision. Proactive self-starter with the ability to multitask and prioritize appropriately to meet tight deadlines.
- Great attention to detail.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills. Comfortable working with and articulating financial concepts to managers and senior executives.
- Highest standards for business ethics, integrity and confidentiality.Compensation, Benefits & Perks
Yext offers the following exceptional benefits: competitive compensation, 401k, unlimited snacks, daily meal allowance, flexible hours/paid time off, and excellent health/dental/vision insurance. We treat our employees well and offer tremendous growth opportunities. Challenging work pushes our people to be creative in a casual environment that is caring, fun, and collaborative. We believe that when you have smart, happy people working together you can produce something special.
Yext has been named a Best Place to Work by Fortune and Great Place to Work, as well as a Best Workplace for Women. Yext is headquartered in New York City with offices in Amsterdam, Berlin, Chicago, Dallas, Geneva, London, Miami, Milan, Paris, San Francisco, Shanghai, Tokyo and the Washington, D.C. area.
Yext is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, genetics, sex, pregnancy or childbirth, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity or nonbinary or nonconformity and/or status as a trans individual), age, physical or mental disability, citizenship, marital, parental and/or familial status, past, current or prospective service in the uniformed services, or any characteristic protected under applicable law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.