Full-Time

Senior Finance Business Partner

Woven

Woven

1,001-5,000 employees

Developing next-generation vehicles for universal mobility society

Automotive & Transportation

$140,000 - $230,000

Bonus

Senior, Expert

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Financial analysis
Data Analysis
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Bachelor/MBA in finance, accounting, or related field
  • 5 to 7+ years of progressive experience in financial analysis, data analytics, modeling and financial advisory work with strong presentation skills
  • Prior experience in investment banking, private equity, corporate finance, managerial accounting, or venture capital
  • Exceptional financial modeling skills in Excel with ability to use functions (vlookup, index match etc.) efficiently to create clean and easily traceable models and review existing models
  • Ability to synthesize information from disparate sources and present to executives via PowerPoint
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to interact professionally with all levels and parts of the organization. Confidence to speak up, ask questions, track down answers and willingness to make recommendations
  • Proven ability to manage multiple tasks with strong attention to detail, and adapt to a changing, fast paced environment
  • Experience with Google suite including Google sheets, and 1 or more ERP systems
Responsibilities
  • Lead the financial planning and analysis process for Woven by Toyota and its subsidiaries driving cross-functional alignment of finance processes and planning
  • Prepare succinct and clear executive presentations that simplify complex topics, often with time-sensitive deadlines
  • Develop and drive a proactive, collaborative partnership between regional and functional FP&A teams
  • Review and validate business plans and business projections submitted by each business unit from a finance perspective
  • Deliver forecast analytics and insights that result in a corporate perspective of the forecast/budget
  • Actively seek opportunities to improve tools and processes
  • Review monthly results, analyze the reasons for their variance, provide relevant commentary, update future forecasts, and report to stakeholders
  • Work with both US and Japan business leaders to understand the long term business model, and create a long-term financial plan to use as basis for scenario analysis, capital allocation, and strategic business planning
  • Oversee execution of the annual budget, including communication to team leads, management of expense approvals, and preparation of reports, closely tracking all business activities that could have revenue or cost implications
  • Join key meetings with business units, for example metrics meetings, in order to better understand business model and key cost drivers
  • Collaborate with business development teams on pricing and detailed revenue build scenarios
  • Analyze financial performance and KPIs in order to provide business insights to business unit leaders and team leads
  • Partner effectively with other finance team members and non-finance functions to drive improved controls and process enhancements
  • Collaborate with finance teams in other regions to gather and consolidate data and streamline financial modeling & analysis
  • Help with ERP integration ensuring continuity of reporting and ability to extract necessary insights

Woven by Toyota, based in Chuo-ku Tokyo, is a forward-thinking company dedicated to the development of next-generation cars and the realization of a mobility society, focusing on safety, freedom, and happiness for all. They utilize advanced tools and technologies such as their vehicle software OS and platform, Arene, and Automated Driving/Advanced Driver Assistance Systems to ensure efficient development and deployment of high-quality vehicle software. The company's commitment to safety and improvement is evident in their construction of Woven City, a test course for mobility that encourages collaboration and invention, and their ongoing efforts to integrate mobility with social systems.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$35.6M

Headquarters

Chuo City, Japan

Founded

2023

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

17%