Senior Financial Data Analyst (S114)

Information Technology Remote, United States


CrowdReason, a new business unit within Avalara, is looking for an accounting/finance expert with programming/modeling experience to join a fast-growing, very small, dynamic team. Our core is valuation models for some of the most complex real-world assets, and now we’re looking to bring that to scale with a data systems approach to financial modeling. Transform our process to modeling. Projects include modeling telecom companies 5G mobile network: antennas, fiber, and all equipment. We’re a small and fast-growing consulting practice within Avalara that is expanding across industries to leverage the Avalara scale. We are looking for an accomplished analyst looking to take the next step in their career at one of the fastest growing public companies.

As a consultant you will have a technical background to perform financial analyses and also work directly with clients. We are looking for a process-oriented approach, you will work with our senior team members to execute and document best practices.

Job Duties

  • Create data and financial models with multiple tools such as Excel, Alteryx, SQL, [R], Python. Knowledge in all languages/applications is not necessary
  • Capable creating and organizing Excel and Alteryx models, with desire to leverage into more scalable approaches
  • Work with senior management to develop our formal data collection, data cleaning, and data organization processes as we scale
  • Leverage certain tasks to analysts as appropriate.
  • Perform some accounting reconciliation like activities during course of analyses and testing
  • Work independently, and reach out for input and review as needed.
  • Take responsibility for execution on tasks and areas, with growing responsibility to manage engagements.
  • Communicate and lead client discussions. Prepare findings and deliverables

Qualifications

  • Preferable to working hours aligned with West Coast United States
  • Capability in Excel
  • Experience in Alteryx
  • Programming language experience
  • Accounting, tax, or financial analyses. Bonus for valuation or financial certifications.
  • Understanding of application of basic or advanced statistical approaches

About Avalara:

We're building cloud-based tax compliance solutions to handle every transaction in the world. Imagine every transaction you make — every tank of fuel, cup of coffee, or pair of shoes, every movie ticket, meal kit, or streamed song, every sensor-to-sensor ping. Nearly every time you make a purchase, physical or digital, there's an accompanying unique and nuanced tax compliance calculation.

The logic behind calculating taxes — the rules, rates, and boundaries — is a global, layered, three-dimensional mess of complexity, with compliance dictated by governments and applied by every business, every day.

Avalara works with businesses of all sizes, all over the world — from corner stores to gigantic global retailers — to calculate tax accurately and automatically, at speeds measured in milliseconds. That's a massive technical challenge, in terms of scale, reliability, and complexity, and we do it better than anyone.

That's why we're growing fast. Headquartered in Seattle, Avalara has offices across the U.S. and around the world, in EMEA, Brazil, Canada, India, and the U.K.

Equal Opportunities:

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, or any other factor protected by law.

Avalara is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, national orientation, disability, sexual orientation, US Veteran status, or any other factor protected by law.