AR / VR Finance Planning & Ops, Director

Facebook   •  

Menlo Park, CA

Industry: Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 21 days ago

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around theworld, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.This role will support Facebook’s AR/VR consumer hardware initiative. We plan to release multiple products in the coming yearsThe Finance team provides critical decision support for new product launches around pricing, unit economics, and supply chain/logistics planning. Furthermore, the team leads the financial planning process for cost of goods sold, operating expenses and headcount. 
Successful candidates for this position and team will have a bias toward action, exceptional partnership and communication skills, and know how to balance getting the details rightwhile still moving fast. You will gain invaluable experience in a position that offers significant responsibility and interaction with business partners as well as considerable opportunity to have a large impact within a growing Finance organization. Our ideal candidate is a well-rounded top performer who can be a key contributor in a high-energy, growth, and unstructured environment. The position is full-time and located in Menlo Park, CA. 

  • Partner with various product and operations teams (Sales, Business Development, Hardware, Supply Chain, Technical Operations, etc.) to provide decision support
  • Lead and manage a team of 6+ members across multiple functions (FP&A, Sustain Product P&L Planning and Ops, New Product Initiatives, Demand Planning, etc.)
  • Heavy focus on unit economics and pricing for various product launches including reviewing complex financial models for product launches that provide insight into product costs and financial risks/opportunities
  • Develop and deliver presentations to AR/VR leadership on a variety of topics
  • Oversee financial planning processes that deliver accurate forecast and budget scenarios
  • Create strong business partnerships with leaders of all levels and functions across AR/VR
  • Help define and implement scalable financial processes related to month-end and quarter-end close, including accruals and reporting
  • Collaborate with groups in Finance and Operations including vendor management, fixed assets, accounting, and tax
  • Drive process improvements by partnering with up-stream process owners and enhance current tools/systems related to financial management


  • 12+ years of financial analysis experience from a Consumer Electronics company
  • Consumer Electronics/Hardware experience with 8+ years of experience managing a team across multiple Finance functions
  • Experience supporting a Supply Chain and/or Manufacturing Ops organization, an S&OP process, and reporting experience with Product P&Ls
  • Experience with building financial models in Excel
  • Experience with PowerPoint, Oracle, and Hyperion
  • Experience with accounting concepts and financial planning
  • Experience communicating concepts to executive leadership
  • Experience working and problem solving independently, to organize workload and priorities, and complete tasks on time
  • Leadership experience partnering and influencing various functional leaders across an organization
  • Experience working in a cross-functional environment


  • Understanding of global retail landscape to help determine best practices for B2B and B2C distribution
  • Experience with sales planning/sales