Strategy and Financial Operations Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance, Operations
Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Posted on Tuesday, September 5, 2023

About Kinedu

Kinedu’s goal is to impact the lives of millions of adults in order to improve the outcomes of their children across the world. We leverage the most advanced technology and neuroscience to provide a child’s caregiver with content, tools, experiences, and ideas to promote brain and overall development. Kinedu launched in 2013 and has over 8 million users in over 180 countries across the world. Recently, Kinedu announced received new investment through a Series A round led by IGNIA, a major VC fund in Mexico, along with BeCurious Partners, an international fund focused on parenting, the Stanford-StartX Fund.

What you’ll do

Business Operations is crucial to kinedu - we focus on providing the insight and structure that help the company drive sustainable growth. As a Business Operations Analyst, you’ll play a strategic role in planning and executing company objectives throughout the organization. This role will cover a variety of topics, including supporting in strategic planning cross-funtionally in the company, financial analysis and forecasting.

Your responsibilities

  • Assist the director of strategic projects to:
    -Analyze strategic decisions and proposals from a business perspective.
    - Support team management routines, generate insights, and recommend improvements to enhance business performance.
    - Develop effective investment strategies to drive growth and profitability.
    - Support cross-functional teams by streamlining internal processes.
  • Evaluate the overall performance of projects and provide detailed analysis to the director of strategic projects for informed decision-making.
  • Identify areas for financial improvement and develop strategies to enhance profitability and return of investment from the dedicated reasources.
  • Identify and manage financial risks associated with projects and the overall company.
  • Collaborate closely with other departments to ensure financial decisions align with the company's objectives and strategies.
  • Ensure timely and high-quality reporting to General Management and Team Leaders, maintaining effective communication.
  • Oversee and manage third parties for all the company financial tasks, including month-end closing, budgeting, and reporting internally and for inverstors.

      What you bring

      • Quick learner with a strong drive and execution-oriented approach.
      • Passion and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.
      • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills.
      • Ability to make SMART strategic decisions and articulate the rationale behind data-driven shifts.
      • Outstanding ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
      • Proactive attitude, taking initiative to find solutions independently.
      • Nice to have: Strong Excel and PowerPoint/Keynote presentation skills.

      What you’ll get

      • You’ll join a startup that is part of: Endeavor, 500 startups, and has been awarded by App Store and Google Play teams
      • Opportunity to join a team of talented, driven, dynamic, and results-oriented professionals
      • A chance to work at an international startup focused on improving early childhood development at scale with 8M+ users in more than 230 countries and territories
      • Competitive compensation package.
      • We offer great benefits including: Health and life insurances, unlimited vacation policy, remote first work environment, wellness benefits, learning and more!