FP&a Sr Financial Analyst

Posted on 5/15/2024

Twist Bioscience

Twist Bioscience

1,001-5,000 employees

Synthetic DNA production and sequencing services



San Bruno, CA, USA

Required Skills
SAP Products
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
Data Analysis
  • Bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, or a related field (MBA preferred)
  • 3-5 years of proven experience in financial planning, analysis, and modeling is required
  • Ability to present financial information to a non-financial audience
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills with ability to collaborate and partner across teams to deliver results
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Detail-oriented and able to perform in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Experience evaluating market opportunities and applying the finance toolbox to evaluate product development priorities, evaluate strategic options, and performing should cost and make-buy type analysis
  • High aptitude in Excel Decision Modeling and proficiency in Microsoft Office and SAP and related financial systems
  • Understanding of all three financial statements and their inter-relationships
  • Ability to manage projects to complete complex analysis and implement new business and planning processes
  • Provide value-added analytics that highlights key variances, forecasts, risks, and broader trends for company’s performance
  • Report financial and business performance against key business metrics and provide detailed explanations for actual vs budget and forecast variances
  • Support the Annual Budget process
  • Develop financial models spanning across all three financial statements, perform benchmarking, and period over period trending
  • Support end-to-end analysis & reviews of: Specific supporting requirements for Quarterly Earnings Calls including Capital Expenditure, Working Capital, Free Cash Flow, Return on Invested Capital, etc.
  • Support preparation of reporting materials for month-end and quarter-end close reviews
  • Help develop, apply, and implement the best tools to analyze data including sophisticated Excel financial models and BI and Planning analytical tools
  • Drive continuous improvement
  • Provide support for various acquisition integration activities and ad-hoc analysis

Twist Bioscience specializes in synthetic DNA production, offering genes, libraries, NGS target enrichment, oligo pools, and antibody services, powered by a proprietary silicon-based manufacturing process. Their technology enables cost-effective, rapid, precise, high-throughput DNA synthesis and sequencing, catering to diverse fields such as medicine, agriculture, industrial chemicals, and data storage.

Company Stage


Total Funding



South San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth