Finance & Strategy Manager

Posted on 5/30/2024



201-500 employees

Safe, reliable transportation for schools and families

Data & Analytics


Los Angeles, CA, USA

Required Skills
Power BI
  • Bachelor’s and/or MBA in Finance, Economics, Accounting, Math, Computer Science or other quantitative field
  • 1-3+ years post-MBA or 5-7+ years without an MBA of analytical experience in investment banking, management consulting or private equity and/or a corporate development, strategy or financial planning & analysis role at a leading technology company
  • Strong financial skill set and grasp of corporate finance fundamentals, including experience with forecasting and business plan analysis
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel, including building and maintaining financial models
  • Excellent ability to build and interpret information from large and varied data sets
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills, particularly the ability to summarize analysis and present them concisely to a range of stakeholders, including executives
  • Experience working in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment
  • A proven ability to build collaborative working relationships with business partners
  • Knowledge of BI tools and technologies (e.g., Tableau and/or Power BI) is a plus.
  • Manage essential elements of HopSkipDrive’s strategic planning process
  • Own analyses that support growth such as evaluating strategic investments and initiatives
  • Drive modeling for new business plans to help make strategic and operating decisions
  • Review monthly, quarterly, and yearly financial results
  • Analyze and interpret data to help decision making across the business
  • Lead competitive analysis and enhance understanding of markets and customers
  • Manage corporate development initiatives and investor relations
  • Partner with functions in contract negotiations and various high impact special projects
  • Prepare presentations for senior management and the Board of Directors
  • Identify and execute process improvements and cost efficiency measures
  • Establish new processes that enable the company to scale efficiently
  • Drive recurring meetings with business partners and leadership teams

HopSkipDrive provides a safe and reliable transportation solution for schools and families, utilizing sophisticated technology for real-time tracking, alerts, and monitoring of driving behavior. The company's purpose-built technology includes sophisticated back-end algorithms, built-in alerts, tracking, and safety tools, making complicated logistics easier to manage for parents, caregivers, schools, and government agencies.

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding



Los Angeles, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth