Sr Finance Analyst - Marketing (contractor)

Finance United States, United States Req.Num.: 22837

Sr. Finance Analyst - Marketing

The Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team within Nutanix is a small high energy team providing finance partnership to business leaders across all functions. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a high impact team in a rapidly growing organization. We provide analysis to support strategic decisions, conduct financial reviews of a wide range of business issues and manage financial processes such as planning, forecasting, reporting and tracking performance. 


We are seeking a highly motivated professional with exceptional analytical skills to join us as a Sr. Finance Analyst - Marketing. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, highly analytical, and have extensive experience creating sophisticated business/operational models including three statement financial modeling.

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Drive AOP Opex budget alignment and implement measure to achieve targets/objectives
  • Prepare variance analyses to identify and explain significant variances to budget
  • Analyze sales trends to drive insightful marketing strategy and operational excellence
  • Assist in preparation of analytics and presentations for Board of Directors and Executive Staff
  • Ad hoc projects and financial analyses to support key business decisions 


  • BA/BS in Finance or Accounting; MBA highly preferred
  • At least 5 years of experience in finance and accounting
  • Superior knowledge of excel with advanced knowledge of pivot tables, lookups, and logical functions a must
  • Experience with ERP/Planning Systems (Adaptive Planning/Netsuite a plus)
  • Experience with Salesforce a plus
  • Ability to think creatively and quickly with minimal direction and information
  • Strong business and analytical skills; ability to multi-task, stay organized and prioritize deadlines in a continually evolving environment
  • Strong relationship building and communication skills, experience and desire to work cross-functionally and be a contributing team member
  • Experience working in a high growth IT systems/networking organization preferred


Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.