Facebook Finance Analyst - Blockchain in Menlo Park, California


Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.


The Financial Planning & Analysis team oversees our investments in headcount, operating expenses and capital investment. We focus on using our unique view into the numbers to see trends and opportunities that are developing within the company as well as across the industry. Successful candidates for this team have a bias towards action, exceptional partnership and communication skills, and know how to balance getting the details right while still moving fast.

You will join the team that manages the finances for a new team exploring different ways to leverage blockchain technology to improve the lives of people around the world. It's a small, fast-growing, and talented group of people and our experienced leadership team comprised of some of the best professionals in their respective fields. The blockchain team is a startup within Facebook that is exploring lots of areas of interest across all facets of blockchain technology. You will be responsible for the creation, tracking, reporting and analysis of investments in operating expenses and headcount. You will gain invaluable experience in a position that offers significant responsibility and interaction with management, as well as considerable opportunity to have a large impact within a growing finance organization at Facebook. Our ideal candidate is highly analytical and a well-rounded top performer.

Required Skills:

  1. Create strong business partnerships across the blockchain team

  2. Participate in headcount planning, budgeting, forecasting, annual and long-range planning

  3. Help business partners gain key insights into spending with meaningful and actionable analyses

  4. Build thoughtful resource allocation analyses to drive better investment decisions

  5. Collaborate cross-functionally with other teams including purchasing, accounting, corporate finance

  6. Identify and lead initiatives to continuously improve, automate, and scale forecasting and reporting tools, processes, and methodologies

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 4+ years of financial planning and analysis experience

  2. BA/BS in Business, Finance, Economics, or equivalent

  3. Experience in accounting concepts and financial planning

  4. Experience in MS office and Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Experience with Hyperion Essbase, Oracle Financials, SQL and dashboards

  2. Experience building cross-functional relationships and partnering with organizational leaders

  3. Analytical skills and experience with building business cases

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.