Director – Financial Data
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10,001+ employees

Grocery delivery app
Company Overview
Instacart's mission is to create a world where everyone has access to the food they love and more time to enjoy it together. The company operates a mobile app for the delivery and pick-up of groceries and household items.
Consumer Software
Data & Analytics

Company Stage


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San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Remote in USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data & Analytics
  • 3-5+ years of hands-on experience with transactional data on AWS or similar
  • 5+ years supporting and partnering with a fast-paced Accounting team
  • Experience integrating multiple software platforms and systems (e.g. Snowflake, S3, Marqeta, Oracle)
  • Demonstrates full understanding of AWS data platform stacks
  • Strong analytical and problem resolution skills, including ability to research and simplify complex issues
  • Advanced analytical skills, report and management dashboard reporting experience (Tableau, Mode, Adaptive)
  • Proven track record in building and managing SOX compliant financial data pipelines in cloud environments. Revenue pipeline experience on AWS is preferred
  • Deep knowledge of forecasting tools such as Adaptive as well as supporting forecasting models
  • Experience working closely with an Accounting team to improve the timing and quality of monthly financial reporting and analysis
  • Manages departmental strategic plan (3yr), annual plan/forecasting, and capital budgeting process
  • Lead, inspire, and develop a growing team of engineers and analysts
  • Refine, build, and own detailed financial models that forecast and analyze operations in order to understand variances and opportunities to improve forecast accuracy
  • Act as the primary point of contact for internal and external auditors regarding data engineering and related SOX compliance matters
  • Coordinate and support audits, provide necessary documentation, evidence, and explanations of data-related controls and processes
  • Serve as a technical partner to CAO and VP-Strategic Finance. Provide thought leadership along with financial technology & process support to effectively and efficiently deliver finance product strategy as well as establish and enforce data governance policies and standards for the finance department
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to establish financial products and operational objectives. Develop and standardize reporting structures, success metrics, and KPIs to facilitate informed decision-making and promote operational excellence
  • Partner with the Controllership Organization to ensure a timely and accurate monthly close process, assuring Accuracy and Completeness and root-cause the origin of any variation between systems
  • Implement and oversee the monthly team retrospective review process. Take the lead in reporting on critical operational and financial areas of importance
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience in evaluating and selecting appropriate cloud-based technologies and tools to support the finance data infrastructure
  • Demonstrate expertise in financial applications such as Oracle ERP especially the ledger (General Ledger and Chart of Accounts) and subledger models (Accounts Payable, Accounts receivable, Assets) and movement of those transactions through a Data Warehouse
  • Possess knowledge of the gig economy and other on-line business models, including working with common payments partners such as Stripe, Braintree, and Paypal
  • Ability to Identify opportunities to leverage technology to solve business problems. Drive efficiency through finance processes by automating, simplifying, or eliminating routine work
  • Demonstrate experience as a manager of managers, overseeing and effectively managing a team of engineers
  • Experience in multi-unit/legal entities, multi-currency, and complex organizations