FP&A Senior Analyst



United States · Remote
Posted on Sunday, September 10, 2023

Position Summary

Marqeta is on a mission to change the way money moves. We’re one of the earliest enablers of embedded finance, a market opportunity sized up in the trillions. Our card issuing platform provides unprecedented flexibility and control for companies to issue cards, authorize transactions, and manage payment operations in real time. Marqeta is powering the most well known brands in the new economy (Block, Cash App, Affirm, Instacart, Doordash, Uber, Walmart, etc). Today nearly 8 out of 10 Americans use a product powered by Marqeta every week. This is the opportunity of a lifetime to work with innovators around the world and unlock equitable financial access for all.

We're searching for a Senior Financial Analyst with expertise in SQL, financial modeling, and executive communication. You will delve deep into cost analysis concerning our esteemed network partners, including Visa, Mastercard, and various banking institutions. Moreover, you'll be entrusted with crafting and presenting persuasive decks to both our internal teams and external partners, including our executive leadership.

What You’ll Do:

  • Conduct in-depth financial analysis to provide actionable insights on cost dynamics associated with our network and bank partners.
  • Utilize SQL to extract, manipulate, and analyze financial data, ensuring accurate forecasting and cost modeling.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to understand the nuances of partnership agreements and their financial implications.
  • Develop and maintain financial models to project and track costs, analyzing variances, and pinpointing potential cost-saving opportunities.
  • Craft and present compelling decks to internal teams, external partners, and executive leadership, effectively communicating complex financial insights in an understandable and actionable manner.
  • Engage and manage relationships with external partners through data-driven presentations, fostering trust and facilitating informed decision-making.
  • Stay abreast with the latest trends in the financial analysis domain, ensuring Marqeta's practices remain at the forefront of industry standards.
  • Continuously refine and optimize processes to ensure the utmost efficiency and accuracy in financial reporting and analysis.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, or a related field.
  • 5+ years of experience in financial analysis, with a deep focus on cost analysis and modeling.
  • Proficiency in SQL with the capability to manage large datasets.
  • A solid grasp of financial principles and their application in a dynamic business environment.
  • Exceptional communication skills, with proven expertise in crafting and presenting financial decks to a diverse audience, including senior leadership.
  • Strong analytical mindset, coupled with an emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced setting, readily adapting to evolving business requirements.
  • Prior experience with the financial intricacies of payment networks or banking partners is a substantial advantage.

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Typical Process

  • Application submission
  • Recruiter phone call
  • Hiring manager video call
  • Virtual “Onsite” consisting of 4-5, 45 min calls
  • Offer!

Compensation and Benefits

Marqeta is a Flex First company which allows you to choose your best working environment, whether that be from home or at a company office. To support Flex First, we calibrate pay to a competitive value according to working location. Compensation is aligned according to three tiers within the United States:

  • National: A baseline tier that applies to most of the geographic territory of the United States.
  • Premium: Slightly elevated from the National tier, and oriented toward a narrower set of higher cost-of-living areas, such as Los Angeles CA and Seattle WA
  • Premium Plus: A tier for the most expensive working areas, like the San Francisco Bay area and New York City.

Visit this page or consult with a Recruiter to determine which tier would be applicable to you.

When determining salaries, we consider several factors including, but not limited to, skills, prior experience, and work location. The new-hire base salary range for this position is:

  • National: $81,600 - $108,800
  • Premium: $91,800 - $122,400
  • Premium Plus: $102,000- $136,000

We also believe in recognizing the contributions of our people. That's why we award annual bonuses to eligible employees, rewarding both individual performance and the success of the entire company.

Along with monetary compensation, Marqeta offers

  • Multiple health insurance options
  • Flexible time off – take what you need
  • Retirement savings program with company contribution
  • Equity in a publicly-traded company and an Employee Stock Purchase Program
  • Family-forming benefits, fertility support, and up to 20 weeks of Parental Leave
  • Free therapy sessions, financial and professional coaching, and legal advice
  • Monthly stipend to support our remote work model
  • Annual “development dollars” to support our people growth and development

Equal Opportunity, Accommodations, and Privacy

Marqeta is proud to be an equal opportunity employer that gives consideration to all qualified applicants, irrespective of any characteristics protected by law. This includes (but is not limited to) race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, color, ancestry, and Veteran status. We consider qualified applicants from all backgrounds, without regard to criminal histories, in accordance with applicable legal requirements.

Our dedication to diversity and inclusion extends beyond the categories above. Review Marqeta’s ESG Report to see that dedication in action. Fostering an environment where everyone feels valued and respected creates a stronger and more innovative team at Marqeta. We celebrate the unique contributions of each individual and empower all members of our organization. Join us in building a company where diversity thrives and everyone can be their authentic selves.

If you require reasonable accommodation for the application process and beyond, please submit this form and we will be more than happy to assist you. Marqeta will make reasonable accommodations for candidates when needed in accordance with applicable law. The Applicant and Candidate Privacy Notice applies to the personal data that you directly provide to us or that we collect during the application and candidate recruitment process.