Minimum qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a quantitive field or equivalent practical experience.
  • 2 years of experience working in financial/quantitative analysis.
  • Ability to speak and write in English and Korean fluently.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Proficiency in spreadsheets, familiarity with SQL, and analytical experience working with large volumes of complex data.
  • Ability to craft and deliver a message with credibility to influence senior leadership.
  • Ability to identify the trends in data, build forecasts, and develop insights.
  • Ability and willingness to proactively communicate with people including leadership.
  • Excellent analytical and financial modeling skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analysis skills.

About the job

Business Finance’s purpose is to create economic value for Google to fuel innovation. We balance the roles of trusted advisor and guardians to reveal opportunity, manage risk, and optimize investment. We drive impact through a grounding in hard data, an independent point of view, a bias to action, a collaborative approach, and a focus on the development of our people.

In this role, you will provide decision support to the Korea management team with a primary focus on ads sales and functions that matter to it. You will be responsible for Korea’s in-country Business Finance operations such as reporting, forecasting, target setting, analysis, and budget management as well as demonstrating thought leadership to build financial and operational insight, strategy, and processes.

As a Business Finance Analysts, you will help ensure that Google makes sound business decisions. Your work, whether it's modeling business scenarios or tracking performance metrics or else, is used by our leaders to make strategic company decisions. You will gain invaluable experiences in this role which offers extensive interaction with executive-level management.

The name Google came from "googol," a mathematical term for the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. And nobody at Google loves big numbers like the Finance team when providing in depth analysis on all manner of strategic decisions across Google products. From developing forward-thinking analysis to generating management reports to scaling our automated financial processes, the Finance organization is an important partner and advisor to the business.

Responsibilities

  • Support Korea’s critical Business Finance operations such as business growth reporting, forecasting, target setting, analysis, and budget management.
  • Provide management with insights and recommendations into drivers of business growth, market trends, risks, and opportunities leading to enhancing business and product actions.
  • Engage in in-depth analyses to generate the insights and recommendations.
  • Act as a liaison to connect central Finance teams and the local teams.