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Finance Director

Company: Experian
Location: Costa Mesa
Posted on: June 7, 2021

Job Description:

Experian is the leading global information services company. We help businesses provide great customer experiences by managing and analyzing data that will help them solve problems, drive better decisions and outcomes, and prevent fraud. We help millions of people better manage and improve their financial lives - gain access to credit, save money, and protect their identity.

About us, but we'll be brief

Experian is unlocking the power of data to create more opportunities for consumers, businesses, and society. We are thrilled to share that FORTUNE has named Experian one of the 100 Best Companies to work for. In addition, for the last five years we've been named in the 100 "World's Most Innovative Companies" by Forbes Magazine.

What you'll be doing

You will lead a team, develop talent, and cultivate an inclusive environment. You will provide thought leadership to executives across multiple functions in a business and provide insight to help them understand the financial implications of strategies, enable product investment, develop go-to-market strategies and identify opportunities to drive business growth.

  • Oversee all aspects of the annual, quarterly, and monthly planning, budgeting, forecasting, and reporting processes. Create and cultivate the financial discipline to ensure delivery against budgets
  • Provide thought leadership to executives supported by analytical insight into core business decisions such as opportunities and resource allocations
  • Formulate models for investment that will provide meaningful impact on the business performance from a deep understanding of the business drivers
  • Recruit, develop, and direct a lean team that partners closely with the business to deliver on strategic objectives
  • Drive an outside-in perspective by understanding and sharing the market landscape and identify areas to accelerate business growth
  • Provide insight for the business based on industry data and public disclosures from key industry players
  • Give sound financial guidance on select M&A due diligence the business may pursue, in partnership with our Corporate Development M&A team
  • Successfully work on multiple projects, understand the details while at the same time be able to advise strategically on big picture challenges
  • Build relationships and collaborate across multiple teams to achieve impactful results

What your background looks like

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Business or a related field or equivalent practical experience. MBA or CPA preferred
  • A minimum of 12 years of relevant experience in finance, management consulting, corporate strategy, or similar environment, including FP&A and project management experience
  • People leadership experience and a history of building high-performing teams
  • Role model a growth mindset and promote continuous improvement / process efficiency
  • Expert communicator across different audiences, with significant prior exposure to senior executives
  • A proven track record of partnering with the business to deliver significant financial outcomes
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, data-driven environment


  • During this pandemic, all Experian employees are working remotely. Once it's safe to do so, we'll slowly return to our offices however we are in no rush to do this. The safety of our employees is of utmost importance.
  • Four weeks of vacation to start, five sick days and two volunteer days (plus eleven paid holidays)
  • Competitive pay and comprehensive benefits package, with a competitive bonus
  • Flexible work schedule and relaxed dress code

Experian is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Our goal is to create a thriving, inclusive and diverse team where people love their work and love working together. We believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion is essential to our purpose of creating a better tomorrow. We value the uniqueness of every individual and want you to bring your whole, authentic self to work. For us, this is The Power of YOU and it ensures that we live what we believe.

Keywords: Experian, Costa Mesa , Finance Director, Other , Costa Mesa, California

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