Data Analyst, YouTube Ads Finance Job at YouTube – 4.3 in New York, NY
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Economics, Finance, or equivalent practical experience
4 years of experience with quantitative data analysis
Experience in SQL or other data analytic tools to extract and manipulate data from dashboards
Ability to work well cross-functionally
Ability to independently make sound judgment calls in ambiguous situations
Ability to make informed, well-reasoned decisions
Impeccable problem solving, analytical thinking, teamwork skills
About the job
Financial Analysts ensure that Google makes sound financial decisions. As a Financial Analyst, your work, whether it’s modeling business scenarios or tracking performance metrics, is used by our leaders to make strategic company decisions. Working on multiple projects at a time, you are focused on the details while finding creative ways to take on big picture challenges.
As someone who knows the workings of the core Finance team inside and out, you’ll lead individual projects to transform planning, tracking and control processes. You’ll provide senior level management with insightful recommendations, planning and reporting support.
The YouTube Ads Finance team partners with YouTube Ads Leadership across Product, Engineering, and Sales (GBO) to drive ads decisions with financial stewardship. We are strategic partners, driving impact through analysis grounded in hard data. We bring a unique point of view and bias to action on a collaborative approach, all while focusing on the development of our people.
The name Google came from “googol,” a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.
Run complex finance projects in critical high-visibility areas such as regulatory inquiries, external publications, strategic planning, and other strategic projects; use learnings from these efforts to design scalable future processes
Leverage script language proficiency to conduct complex analytical projects
Coordinate across a team of finance managers and directors to identify and mobilize domain and data experts, and to drive insight and alignment on how best to conduct analyses
Communicate business critical information to senior stakeholders in Finance, Product, and Legal teams, and provide potential solutions for business problems. Create and maintain excellent working relationships with key stakeholders
Partner with the Finance Data and Analytics team to evolve our Finance datasets to better serve business and regulatory response needs
Google is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. See also Google’s EEO Policy and EEO is the Law. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing our Accommodations for Applicants form.
About the Company
Company: YouTube – 4.3
Company Location: New York, NY