Finance and Strategy Manager

| Greater NYC Area
Transfix is the leading freight marketplace that's transforming the $600 billion trucking industry, connecting shippers to a national network of reliable carriers. Fortune 500 companies such as Anheuser-Busch, Unilever, and Target rely on Transfix to handle their most important FTL freight needs. With instant pricing tools, guaranteed capacity, data-driven insights, and reliable service, Transfix is changing the world of transportation one load at a time. Come leave a positive impact on the environment as we help reduce the carbon footprint caused by the 65 billion wasted miles on the road.
Transfix was named one of Forbes' "Next Billion-Dollar Company" in 2018.
Based in New York City, Transfix is backed by top VC firms including New Enterprise Associates (NEA), Canvas Ventures, and Lerer Hippeau. The company has raised more than $78.5 million in funding.
The problems we solve everyday are real and require creativity, grit, and determination. We are building a culture that challenges norms while fostering experimentation and personal growth. We're hiring team members who are passionate and are energized by the vision to simplify and transform one of the largest and most complex industries through technology, data and a strong commitment to customers. 
As Finance and Strategy Manager, you will be responsible for improving strategic, financial and operational decision-making across the company. You will play an integral part in the company's success by partnering with functional leaders, leading financial planning and business analytics, as well as driving strategic analysis around key business initiatives. Working closely with the CFO and Director of Finance, you will help build the Finance and Strategy team at Transfix. This is a role that will have broad exposure, visibility and impact throughout the organization.
If you are excited about tackling challenges to improve the lives of truckers and shippers across the country and reinventing an industry from the inside out, send us your resume.

What you'll do:

  • Partner with the Chief Revenue Officer and other key business leaders to establish volume, revenue and margin objectives; monitor and report on KPIs; develop budgets; and analyze new product, customer, and operational decisions
  • Support the Director of Finance in managing the company financial model, with a particular focus on the volume and revenue models for the business
  • Help lead the rolling quarterly, annual, and multi-year financial forecasting and planning processes and requirements, and partner with business unit managers to analyze their results against budget
  • Prepare Board presentations, investor reporting, executive reporting and industry/peer group benchmarking, and monitor competitive and external environment
  • Identify, analyze and pursue strategic partnership, M&A and other corporate development opportunities

About you:

  • 4-8 years of investment banking, FP&A, private equity, or management consulting experience
  • Fluency in Excel, PowerPoint and Google Docs
  • Exceptional financial modeling, problem solving and analytical skills, in particular, understanding key financial and operating drivers of a business
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • A proven ability to build strong collaborative working relationships with business partners and department leads. You are seen as a trusted and objective advisor
  • Highest standards of accuracy and precision; highly organized
  • The ability to deal effectively with ambiguity and thrive in an unstructured, fast-moving environment
  • A high degree of ownership over all areas of responsibility, enthusiastic “roll up your sleeves” mentality, and a proven ability to be a self-starter capable of driving business results without significant supervision

To all recruitment agencies: Transfix does not accept unsolicited agency resumes and will not be held responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • PostgreSQLDatabases

Location

Transfix borders the famous Times Square neighborhood–there is nothing you won't find here!

An Insider's view of Transfix

What are some social events your company does?

Transfix has a culture committee dedicated towards creating events that cater to our team’s unique interests. From Game Night to Transfixgiving Dinner, our events are a healthy mix of both in-house team bonding to outdoor team building experiences.

Jenni

Office Manager

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Our team's success is heavily dependent on making sure everyone is communicating with each other. This is why we are constantly instant messaging each other and doing a weekly check-in with our managers to resolve any issues that we may have. This is also a good time to get feedback on our performance so we know where we stand at all times.

Ricardo

Associate, Carrier Experience

What are Transfix Perks + Benefits

Transfix Benefits Overview

Transfix covers 100% medical benefits for all full-time employees, as well as provides unlimited paid vacation.

We have amazing catered lunches every Friday, and a kitchen that is stocked with snacks / drinks throughout the week. Depending on the season, we have avocados for days. Not to mention, there's enough cold brew on tap to win the Kentucky Derby!

Lastly, we have a cultural committee called "Guardians of the Galaxy" that meets bi-monthly to make sure each month has it's fair share of fun office events. Maintaining a fun and inclusive office culture that keeps employees engaged it very important to us.

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies

Additional Perks + Benefits

Our Medical, Vision, and Dental plans are 100% paid—we got you covered!

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