Director FP & A


Austin, TX, US / Dallas, TX, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Accounting/Finance
  • Post Date: 04/03/2021
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  • Company Address: 1920 McKinney Ave 7th floor, Dallas, TX, 75201

About Bestow

Bestow is an insurance technology company that builds products and software that make life insurance accessible to millions of families. In addition to its direct-to-consumer arm, Bestow provides industry-first APIs enabling partners to offer bespoke life insurance coverage to their customers with ease. Bestow is reshaping the life industry as the insurance company of the future.

Job Description

Bestow is a digital life insurance company built on full stack technology and AI. In a world in need of greater financial resilience and protection, Bestow democratizes access to smart financial products and powers some of the world's leading consumer platforms. We are reimagining and rebuilding a 400-year-old, $8 trillion industry to create a brighter future for millions of families. And we're just getting started.
The Bestow team is a diverse band of first principles thinkers on a mission to do good. We're fortunate to be backed by industry leading global investors and partners.
Open to Dallas, TX or Austin, TX
We are looking for a Director of FP&A excited to play a significant role in the financial evolution of Bestow. The Finance team supports all areas of the business, from critical strategic decisions to day-to-day operations. You will work closely with the CFO on all financial planning, analysis, presentation, and fundraising activities.

Your Day to Day

    • Prepare, edit and manage the delivery of all external investor marketing materials, including investor reporting, fundraising materials, board materials, etc., including presentations.
    • Build models and leverage analytics to represent the business to management and key stakeholders quantitatively.
    • Lead competitive and strategic analysis on Bestow, its competitive set, and maintain a comprehensive view of industry performance.

A Little About You

    • 5+ years in a senior FP&A role at a fast-growing company, preferably in fintech or financial services
    • Self-starter and thought leader attracted to solving challenging problems, collaborating efficiently across teams, and organizing large amounts of data to support logical conclusions and recommendations
    • Technically proficient and able to perform advanced financial analysis and present results clearly to a variety of stakeholders, both internal and external
    • Obsessed over details and precision, both quantitative and qualitative. Strong data visualization skills and ability to synthesize complex financial metrics in an intuitive way
    • Experience leading a team and successfully scaling a business

Total Rewards

    • Competitive salary
    • Generous PTO
    • Flexible schedule and work/life balance
    • 100% company-paid health, dental, and vision insurance
    • Office snacks and weekly team lunches
    • Team building events and activities
We value diversity at Bestow. We hire, recruit, and promote without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, pregnancy or maternity, veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law. We understand the importance of creating a safe and comfortable work environment and encourage individualism and authenticity in every member of our team. Bestow does not sponsor applicants for work visas at this time.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.