Financial Analyst at Interplay Learning
Austin, TX, US

About Interplay Learning

Based in Austin, TX, Interplay Learning is a SaaS company that develops a unique offering at the intersection of education technology, Virtual Reality (VR), and enterprise software -- three dynamic and growing sectors in technology. As the market leader in 3D and VR training for the skilled trades industries, Inteplay is rapidly emerging as a critical part of the changing landscape of how training and learning is being delivered. Through our leading online and VR technology-enabled training platform, Interplay Learning helps the next generation of service professionals in skilled trade markets such as HVAC, electrical, manufacturing, engine repair and facility maintenance.

Interplay Learning is a well funded enterprise software company with backing from S3 Ventures, SJF Ventures, Sierra Ventures, Wild Basin Investments, Shelter Capital Partners, Shasta Ventures, and Holt Ventures. We are a mission-driven and committed team and have experienced 300% YoY growth, momentum we are looking to build on.

The Role

Interplay Learning is seeking a Financial Analyst to join our team. The finance team works closely with functional departments across the company to drive decision making and help plan for the company’s future growth. Reporting to the Director of Finance, you will be working directly with senior leadership to analyze and solve business problems, structure processes to achieve efficiencies, and have a front-row seat as the company scales in a hyper-growth start-up environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist with financial reporting including the monthly close process, revenue and costing, and budget variance analysis
  • Maintain and improve company metric reporting and KPIs
  • Help the leadership team perform analytical tasks to guide strategic decision making
  • Calculate monthly sales commissions
  • Collaborate across functional departments and establish clear lines of communication and role responsibilities
  • Routinely evaluate the competitive and market landscape
  • Assist with general corporate responsibilities including HR processing, coordination of state filings, documentation, etc.
  • Coordinate with external audit contacts on an ongoing basis
  • Ad hoc responsibilities as needed in a start-up environment

Requirements

  • 0-2 years in investment banking, consulting, private equity, financial analyst, etc.
  • Proven entrepreneurial spirit and appetite
  • Experience problem solving in an unstructured environment
  • Demonstrated familiarity of general business and accounting principles
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Previous experience building financial models a plus
  • Strong work ethic and team player mentality

Benefits

  • Generous vacation policy (3 weeks of PTO + week off around end of year holidays)
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance coverage
  • Private company stock options
  • Being a part of a company committed to professional development
  • A company culture that supports innovation, openness, and fun (Seriously, we don’t just say this. We live it.)
  • Opportunity to work with really cool VR technology and a winning team!