MediaLab is a media & technology company focused on acquiring and growing social, messaging and entertainment properties. We were established in 2018 and already have a killer portfolio of apps and websites.
Come join an exceptionally talented team of engineers, designers, product and business builders. At MediaLab, you'll impact the growth of some of the largest social networks, messaging apps, and music platforms in the world.
HQ is located in sunny Santa Monica, California just a stone’s throw away from the ocean. We also have growing teams in Mexico, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia & all across Latin America. Join us!
Your Role At MediaLab
The Financial Planning and Analysis Senior Analyst will play a strategic role for forecasting, business planning, management reporting, and business analytics activities. The FP&A Senior Analyst will bring outstanding planning and modeling skills with a willingness to learn about the media and technology industry. This role will be dedicated to helping Medialab stakeholders make well informed decisions through research and analysis using company and market financial drivers and data.
The ideal location of this position is in the broader Los Angeles area; however, we are open to considering well qualified candidates currently located elsewhere.
What You'll Do
Help design financial models and structure data to facilitate easy analysis and scenario planning in the future using both historical data, business model unit economic assumptions and industry metrics to create insightful forecasts.Use best practice techniques to ensure accurate and robust financial forecasts and feedback processes to iterate on plans with the relevant departmental and business unit leads.Help lead and coordinate the full P&L budget/forecast process for revenue and opex in partnership with business leaders to deliver results aligned with strategic objectives.Deliver and improve weekly executive presentations on business KPIs and metrics that track progress vs. goals to key company stakeholders.Work with the FP&A Manager to manage financial modeling and evaluation for prospective M&A opportunities.Proactively partner extensively with Accounting, Sales, HR, Product, and Business Systems in order to maintain the highest level of data qualityHelp design, develop, implement and improve processes related to budgeting, forecasting, financial reporting and analysis in a high growth fast moving business.Department Level Budgets: Partner with department leaders to build forecasts, understand priorities, construct financial budgets, track functional spend, and develop KPIs.Independently resolve complex questions and requests from internal and external parties to provide ad-hoc reporting to internal and external stakeholders.Be comfortable working in an ever-changing environment and communicating financial results of the business to a wide ranging audience including company wide All-Hands and C-level presentations.Work across all functions of the business to review budgets and forecast.Lead process improvement initiatives to streamline monthly deliverables.Support ad hoc projects, including systems improvements, report automation, contract renewals, corporate development initiatives, cash flow planning, etc.
Why You'll Love It Here:
-Medical, Dental, Vision: 100% premiums covered
-Unlimited vacation policy. We don’t count days
-Fun perks: open office, dog-friendly, unlimited snacks
-Laptop & equipment
-And much more!
MediaLab is a fast growing tech company rolling up mobile applications in the user generated content space including WorldStarHipHop, Imgur and Genius.
At MediaLab, we rely on a range of backgrounds, experiences, and ideas. We value diversity, and we’re proud to be an inclusive, equal opportunity workplace.