Senior Analyst, Core Growth at Affirm
San Francisco, CA, US

Affirm is reinventing credit to make it more honest and friendly, giving consumers the flexibility to buy now and pay later without any hidden fees or compounding interest. 

What You'll Do

  • Be the Core Growth Strategy team’s go-to partner for integrated financial modeling and data-driven analyses; develop detailed forecasts; manage the business line P&L to track top-line/ bottom line KPIs on a monthly basis
  • Develop & monitor team KPI dashboard and work-stream trackers
  • Conduct custom analysis on complex and open-ended questions and present findings in a clear and concise manner to cross-functional stakeholders
  • Champion cross-functional initiatives project management from concept to rollout by defining and tracking work-streams, involving relevant stakeholders and orchestrating progress on quarterly and annual priorities 
  • Partner cross-functionally with various teams including Product, Finance, Merchant Pricing Marketing, Sales, Credit, Capital Markets, Client Success, Data Science and Partnerships
  • Create thoughtful and succinct presentations to communicate the performance and progress of programs / products related to Core Growth and the team’s key work-streams 
  • Keep a close eye on competitive landscape and market dynamics
  • Maintain a strong understanding of our evolving data warehouse
  • Become an expert in the retail POS financing and e-commerce space

What we look for

  • Passion and drive to disrupt both the retail and lending industry for the better
  • 4+ years of experience within investment banking, management consulting, private equity, and ideally more recent experience in strategy/business operations/strategic finance functions at a high-growth technology company
  • Strong work ethic - able to take ownership beyond own responsibility and manage timelines/deliverables effectively 
  • Enough laziness to find a faster way to do your least favorite tasks
  • Direct, transparent and humble  
  • Provide and be receptive to constructive feedback
  • Team player - you go out of your way to help teammates; you win when the team wins! 
If you got to this point, we hope you're feeling excited about the job description you just read. Even if you don't feel that you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply. We're eager to meet people that believe in Affirm's mission and can contribute to our team in a variety of ways – not just candidates who check all the boxes.