Head of Finance at Hinge
New York City, NY, US

Data is at the core of almost every decision we make here at Hinge.  We’re looking for a Head of Finance to drive business decisions by creating financial and operational forecasts, plans, and analyses. Given our recent acquisition (champagne pop!), you’ll also be responsible for developing our relationship with Match Group’s finance, accounting, and legal teams. This role will be a key player within Hinge, with a lot of exposure to leadership at Match Group corporate and their family of brands (including Tinder and OKCupid).


Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with business leaders and the Match Group finance team members to create accurate operating and financial forecasts.
  • Ensure Hinge stays on budget by creating some lightweight processes to keep models updated and providing financial and operational reporting to develop discipline.
  • Coordinate with Match Group accounting to run timely and accurate month-end and quarter-end close processes.
  • Provide decision support to Hinge executive team by providing models for marketing spend effectiveness, product R&D, monetization strategies, and hiring plans.
  • Be a lead contributor for Match’s planning processes, which include monthly and quarterly business reviews, and annual planning sessions.   
  • Ensure the integrity of the Hinge financial and operational data including all analyses that are communicated with Match and IAC management.

Objectives in the first three months

  • Understand the scope of all the data we track and analyze.
  • Rebuild our financial models to align with Match Group standards and to more accurately forecast our business.
  • Run point on your first monthly and quarterly business reviews with the Match Group.

About You

  • You studied Finance, Economics, and/or Accounting
  • You have a minimum of 5-8 years of experience in corporate finance, planning and analysis in a consumer business.  Bonus points if you’ve worked on a subscription business model.
  • You’re analytical with a strong attention to detail
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, ever changing, entrepreneurial environment.
  • You know way too many Excel shortcuts and your PowerPoint game is strong to quite strong.

About Hinge

We believe the quality of your relationships determines the quality of your life. So when it comes to your most important relationship, it makes sense to take a more thoughtful approach. Hinge provides an alternative to swipe culture by creating smart matches and natural conversations among people who are on the same page. That’s why 75% of our first dates turn into second dates, and why we’re the #1 mobile-first dating app mentioned in the NYTimes Wedding section. Hinge is where the next generation is going when they’re over dating games and ready to find meaningful connections.

Our cultural attributes:

  • Open: Invite and deeply consider challenges and criticism.
  • Candid: Share your genuine thoughts and opinions directly, in real time.
  • Kind: Be empathetic, communitarian and trustworthy.
  • Bold: Proactively identify and pursue opportunity. Think big and don’t be afraid to take calculated risks.
  • Discerning: Think and act using the appropriate combination of principles, common sense, data and insight. 

Please note:

  • Being authorized to work in the U.S. is a precondition of employment at Hinge.
  • Hinge is headquartered in NYC, and all posted positions are full-time and in-house.