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Senior Financial Analyst - Go to Market



IT, Accounting & Finance
Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024

The Senior Financial Analyst will be a key member of the Go-To-Market Finance team. Reporting to Senior Manager Finance, they will own global sales headcount management (with support from other team members). They will support key deliverables like annual planning, global bookings forecast, BvA analysis, monthly/quarterly financial reporting and ad hoc analysis of the business. They will also be the finance business partner to the Sales Operations and Sales Enablement organizations. From day one, this role and their work will have high visibility and impact to the senior management at Rubrik.

This position will be based in Palo Alto, California and will require in-office attendance 3 days a week.


  • Own global sales headcount management (with support from another analyst), including maintaining an accurate source of truth for actuals & forecast. Reporting & inputting correct forecast in Adaptive
  • Support global bookings forecast process
  • Assist in analyzing and explaining variances between actual bookings and expenses against forecast
  • Create monthly reporting for distribution to Senior Management
  • Provide ad hoc reporting and analysis for senior management as needed to review and improve business and financial performance

Essential Skills & Experience

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • 3-5 years work experience in FP&A department
  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Advanced Excel & Google Sheets skills
  • Excellent analytical and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in cross-functional teams and build strong working relationship with key partners
  • Demonstrated abilities to prioritize and manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment to meet deadlines with efficiency and accuracy

It is helpful, but not required to have

  • Experience with Adaptive Insights, NetSuite, Salesforce, Tableau, Workday, Coupa
  • Prior experience managing headcount and conducting BvA calls (Budget vs Actual)
  • Experience with sales bookings plan, expense plan, sales headcount ratios


The minimum and maximum base salaries for this role are posted below; additionally, the role is eligible for bonus potential, equity and benefits. The range displayed reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the role based on U.S. location. Within the range, the salary offered will be determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.
US Pay Range
$108,900$163,300 USD

About Rubrik

Rubrik (NYSE: RBRK) is on a mission to secure the world’s data. With Zero Trust Data Security™, we help organizations achieve business resilience against cyberattacks, malicious insiders, and operational disruptions. Rubrik Security Cloud, powered by machine learning, secures data across enterprise, cloud, and SaaS applications. We help organizations uphold data integrity, deliver data availability that withstands adverse conditions, continuously monitor data risks and threats, and restore businesses with their data when infrastructure is attacked.

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