Strategic Finance Associate

Grove Collaborative

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About Us

Grove Collaborative is a digitally native brand and direct-to-consumer e-commerce platform for natural home and personal care products. With a mission to help every family create a healthy, beautiful home, Grove offers a flexible recurring shipment model and gives each customer a personal shopper, a “Grove Guide.”

We are a B Corp

We are a B Corp - a group of about 2500 companies (like Patagonia and Ben & Jerry's) that prioritize social & environmental impact as well as profits. We can only do well if our community, environment, employees, and customers do well too.

We sell real things to real people, and make an impactWe’re not selling to Silicon Valley & New York; Our customers are real families across the United States. We’ve helped hundreds of thousands of families make better decisions and use more sustainable products.

We are in a truly massive market

Laundry detergent alone is a $130bn global market. And there's been little innovation in the past decade. Across consumer goods, it's the same products, sold at the same brick & mortar grocery stores. We can do better for our customers, and for the world.

The Role

We are looking to make the first hire to the strategic finance team. The team will be responsible for strategic analysis, financial planning and economic decision-making at Grove. You will own the company’s corporate model, optimize capital resources, and develop strategy to shape our business. As the first hire on the team, you will help build the foundations of a world-class finance organization and be a thought leader to our business partners.

The ideal candidate is scrappy, enjoys understanding metrics that drive the business, thrives in uncertainty and is capable of managing multiple, disparate projects at once.

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of financial model
  • Oversee demand forecasting in collaboration with growth, merchandising, customer happiness and operations teams
  • Support annual planning and quarterly budgeting process
  • Advise executives on financial performance and identify potential areas of improvement
  • Assist with board presentations, investor communication, and fundraising as necessary
  • Implement FP&A software and other business intelligence systems
  • Perform financial modeling and market analysis for ad hoc projects         

Key Requirements

  • 2-4 years of experience in investment banking, private equity, venture capital, or corporate finance / FP&A at a high-growth startup
  • Exceptional proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Proven ability to build trusting relationships with business partners and present to executives
  • A thoughtful work style that can dive deep into the numbers, but also think about the bigger picture
  • A forward-thinking, creative, and intellectually curious mindset that can accelerate the team’s potential
  • Experience with FP&A software, BI tools, and/or SQL is a plus

Benefits & Perks

  • Competitive compensation
  • Stock options – shared success is core to our mission
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, dental and commuter benefits
  • A beautiful office in Lower Polk, San Francisco
  • A fully stocked kitchen with healthy snacks (feel free to request anything you like!)
  • A shiny mac and the other productivity accessories you need
  • Flexible Paid Time Off – we care most about results, not face time
  • Exposure at the highest levels of our leadership and a huge opportunity for internal growth at the company

Let’s do this

We're building a diverse and inclusive work environment where we learn from each other. We welcome people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer and a fun place to work. Come join the community at Grove. It's a heck of a lot of fun, and we'd love to tell you more about it.

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