Financial Analyst, Financial Infrastructure

Lyft, San Francisco, CA

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Lyft is hiring a Financial Analyst for its Finance & Accounting team. This is a crucial role in helping build a financial foundation for one of the fastest growing pre-IPO companies. The candidate in this position will work closely with Product, Engineering, Finance and Operations teams to provide visibility of key financial metrics and reports of business initiatives at Lyft.


  • Own weekly reporting of key metrics used by decision makers and executives
  • Ensure financial dashboards are updated in a timely, accurate, and appropriate manner
  • Update weekly forecasting models with latest actuals
  • Perform month-end reconciliation against internal dashboards for key financial metrics
  • Resolve variances between weekly and monthly marketing spend trackers. Aid in accrual development for marketing purchases
  • Provide general financial/data support to other key stakeholders within the finance team


  • BA/BS with 2+ years of experience in financial planning or analytics
  • SQL rockstar with 2+ years of experience working with large data sets
  • Experience with Excel and PowerPoint for 2+ years in a professional setting
  • Tableau, Altryx and other data tooling experience a big plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate and influence effectively across various departments
  • A drive to understand the core issues and determination to uncover the solution
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Extremely detail oriented and highly organized
Lyft is an EEO employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce, and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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