Financial Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Posted on Thursday, December 14, 2023
Are you passionate about leveraging data to predict and support business outcomes?

Are you an Excel whiz with a knack for creating effective reporting and analysis?

Are you looking to launch your career at a rapidly-growing software company where you can make a real impact?

At Paradox, we believe when you get the people thing right, you can build teams that can change the world. We’re helping organizations around the globe reimagine hiring with our first-of-its-kind recruitment technology. From our Conversational ATS to our best-in-class hiring assessments, Paradox is laser focused on building world class products and a team that our clients love. Our high-performance culture and triple-digit growth have been recognized on Deloitte’s "Fast 500" technology companies, the Inc 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies, and as a Forbes Best Startup Employers. And we’re just getting started. We are looking for top performers who have a track record of success and want to build a company and create the future together.

We’re hiring a Financial Analyst who is eager to make an impact and drive our business forward as a member of the Finance & Accounting team at Paradox. You’ll get to work closely with our CFO and leaders across the organization, using your analytical skills and business/finance knowledge to help drive critical business decisions.

Sound like your perfect fit? We want to hear from you!


As a Financial Analyst, you will be responsible for financial reporting, analyses, forecasts and budgets to drive strategic business decisions and outcomes. In this role, you will:

  • Build financial models to forecast trends, predict business scenarios, and provide other data analysis to help drive decision-making.
  • Work collaboratively with a cross-functional team including leaders, accounting and finance teams at all levels and from all parts of the organization.
  • Support budgeting and planning processes across the organization.
  • Develop and operate financial reporting to help business leaders understand the performance of the organization.
  • Support the forecasting process and deliver reporting and analysis of actuals vs. forecast in alignment with business operational cadence.
  • Communicate effectively, including building presentations for leadership teams internally.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, or related field (Spring 2024 grads are welcomed! If applicable, this position can start on a part-time basis before degree completion)
  • Previous internship or work experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proficiency with building models using spreadsheet software (Excel, Google Sheets)
  • High detail orientation and a proactive approach to collaborating with others
  • Effective communication and presentation skills, including developing slides and data visualizations to tell a story and deliver insights
  • Ability to work from our Scottsdale, AZ office
  • Authorization to work in the United States

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic accounting principles and SaaS business models

Why You Should Work At Paradox

  • Work side by side with passionate, purposeful people - Talent is our DNA and we pride ourselves on having the best!
  • Ability to make a big impact on a growing organization and drive your own growth
  • The opportunity to be part of the team building the next big thing in recruiting technology
  • Internal and external professional development, coaching, and continuous education opportunities

Learn more about our full-time and intern career opportunities at https://careers.paradox.ai/students