Business Operations / Strategic Finance Lead

Los Angeles

TO APPLY:

Please submit resume and cover letter here. Applications without a cover letter or this exact subject will not be considered.

OVERVIEW:

As the Business Operations Lead, you will be a critical leader and thought partner to all business units throughout Counter Logic Gaming. You will be responsible for contributing insights into our financial performance, making recommendations on and assisting with strategic and operational initiatives. You will also build scalable tools and systems because you get excited about running reports and want to guide our company’s decisions by helping us plan successfully so we continue to scale. The ideal candidate has extensive experience investigating ambiguous problems and delivering objective analysis.

Requirements:

  • Develop structured, analytical frameworks for modeling new business initiatives. Produce forecasts that guide decision making.

  • Communicate actionable, strategic recommendations to leadership on new business initiatives, go-to-market strategy, and opportunities for growth and optimizations.

  • Own the company financial model, ensuring up-to-date assumptions to drive financial analysis, driving key insights across the company, and being the subject matter expert for all internal stakeholders.

  • Stay abreast of and share industry, competitor, and consumer behavior trends that can impact CLG

  • Develop financial models that guide our strategic decision-making on revenue drivers and new initiatives by assessing financial return and ROI

  • Partner with and assist leadership in managing revenues and costs by assessing their informational needs and developing processes and tools that address them

  • Provide data-driven and in-depth financial analyses for decision-making across our teams and initiatives

  • Help create and track KPI trends and forecast the impact of new initiatives and market trends

  • Translate company goals into annual financial projections, backed by market data

  • Authorized to work in the U.S.


QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 1 - 4 years of full-time experience within Finance and Data Analysis or BizOps

  • Expert financial modeling (Microsoft Excel)

  • Knowledge of gaming and esports ecosystems and trends

  • Highly analytical, good at breaking down problems and delivering action

  • Comfort with ambiguity: apply structured, analytical thinking to new, undefined problems

  • Scientific mindset: develop hypotheses based on objective data; adapt to changing facts

  • Excellent business intuition

  • Team first attitude: willing to shift from high-level critical thinking to rolling up your sleeves and supporting implementation

  • Resourcefulness in obtaining data when clean and or complete information is not available

  • Creativity and organizational ability to build structure around loosely defined projects


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