NexTag is the leading comparison shopping site for products, financial services, travel, automobiles, real estate, education and more. At the core of NexTag are proprietary technologies and algorithms that enable shoppers to quickly compare prices and find the best deals on millions of products and services. For thousands of merchants, service providers and individuals, NexTag is an extremely efficient sales channel with its highly qualified traffic and performance-based pricing. More than 18 million people per month use NexTag to research, compare, and save on products and services online.
NexTag is looking for a Financial Analyst to provide financial planning, analysis and forecasting to management
This position provides financial planning, analysis and forecasting to management. Analysis includes working with individual departments to determine specific business drivers and related metrics, provide business analysis, perform competitive and pricing analysis, develop annual business plan and budgets, monitor external metrics and analyze trends, measure the performance of various business departments and other ad-hoc financial analysis as required. This position also will be heavily utilized in the event of corporate acquisitions or mergers, including such areas as market analysis, business modeling, fair value, due diligence, merger integration and other related analysis.
Identify key metrics, analyze the performance of individual departments and help integrate performance analysis tools into operating dashboard
Manage and consolidate the annual budget process with department managers, report results to executive management and perform budget vs. actual variance analysis
Participate in NexTag’s Pricing Committee to determine appropriate category-level pricing and recommend timing of adjustments
Analyze monthly revenue initiatives by category and score monthly performance in relation to such initiatives
Track and analyze of Nielsen NetRatings, Hitwise and other external data providers
Track financial and non-financial data on key competitors and other relevant Internet companies. Provide monthly analyses to management
Analyze potential business acquisitions both for future performance and synergies, as well as perform due diligence and assist in integration of acquired businesses.
Prepare materials for monthly Operations Review and scheduled board Meetings
Perform ad-hoc financial analysis as requested by management
In-depth knowledge of accounting and financial statement analysis
Experience with budgeting and related financial processes
Experience reading and analyzing SEC filings
Strong Microsoft Excel skills and proficiency in use of other MS Office applications
General knowledge of Internet company business models and their relevant metrics strongly preferred
Competitive analysis experience preferred – including online/offline research and use of relevant tools (NetRatings, analyst reports, EDGAR, etc.)
•MBA or equivalent experience (such as investment banking) required
Local Candidates Only - No relocation package will be offered
Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information, visit our website at http://www.nextag.com