Financial Planning and Analysis Manager

| Somerville

Owl Labs is hiring a Financial Planning and Analysis Manager to support the organization in this exciting next stage of growth. In this role, you will be responsible for forecasting, long term financial planning, operational and financial reporting and analysis for Owl Labs.

This individual will work alongside our CEO to manage budgeting, modeling, forecasting and reporting to support Owl Labs’ growth and decision making. Responsibilities include monitoring actual financial performance and comparing to budget and/or forecast projections, analyze and interpret variances, prepare a variety of reports and provide recommendations to leadership.

Owl Labs’ mission is to solve a problem we’ve all experienced: meetings suck, and they are especially painful for the remote participants on the other side of the call. Considering the rapid growth in remote and distributed work, this is a perfectly timed problem for Owl Labs to solve. The market is hungry for products and content that make remote and distributed work better.

With $7.3M funding from Boston’s Matrix Partners and Playground Ventures, Owl Labs created the Meeting Owl, a 360° smart video conferencing camera that sits in the center of the table and uses robotics algorithms to automatically highlight different people as they talk. After launching the product in June 2017, thousands of companies have purchased the Meeting Owl, saying it offers the most natural and inclusive meeting experience they’ve ever seen.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist in preparation of monthly forecasts and the annual operating plan

  • Perform variance analysis to budget and forecasts and communicate outcomes to stakeholders

  • Generate compensation plans for new hires and internal role changes

  • Become a business partner to the CEO and functional leaders

  • Support ad hoc projects and reports

  • Develop Board content and attend Board Meetings


Application Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree required, and a Master’s degree a plus

  • 5+ years of relevant experience

  • Ability to thrive under pressure and tight deadlines

  • Ability to work in a team environment and engage in cross-functional collaboration

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Must be a self-starter with the intellectual curiosity to be a problem solver

  • Established excellency in Excel is a must

Owl Labs is 33% remote and headquarters are based in Somerville, MA. This role can be either an on-site or remote position. Please specify in your application.

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Owl Labs is located in the heart of Union Square, Somerville. Bustling with restaurants and bars, Union is also home to the annual Fluff Festival.

An Insider's view of Owl Labs

What's something quirky about your company?

We practice what we preach. Employees work at our Somerville HQ, across the US, and often are a hybrid mix of in-office and remote. We all work hard, and so we believe in working whenever you're at your best.


VP Marketing

What are some things you learned at the company?

This is my first startup, and I expected that the pace would be fast. I've also learned how to remove barriers, navigate processes, and anticipate others' needs to keep things moving quickly and efficiently.


Head of Operations

What is your vision for the company?

I've witnessed the gaps in technology that make it exceptionally hard for remote participants to be seen, heard and most importantly, understood. I'm thankful to be working with the extraordinary team at Owl Labs to bring high fidelity collaboration to life and making the future of work a tangible reality.



What are Owl Labs Perks + Benefits

Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Dental Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Game Room
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