Financial Planning & Analysis (FP&A) Analyst



IT, Accounting & Finance
Jerusalem, Israel
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Who we are

Lightricks is a pioneer in innovative technology that bridges the gap between imagination and creation. We are an AI-first company with a mission to build innovative tools for photo and video creation. Our photo and video editing apps – Facetune, Videoleap, and Photoleap – offer endless possibilities and inspiration, while our brand platform, Popular Pays, offers brands the opportunity to scale their marketing efforts by partnering with creators. Our most recent product, LTX Studio, is an all-in-one AI digital storytelling platform that gives users complete control over their creations. We aim to enable both content creators and brands to produce engaging, top-performing content, based on both groundbreaking computational graphic research and generative AI features.

To help the company grow and thrive, we pride ourselves in our powerhouse Finance team, who lead every facet of our financial operations.

As a Financial Planning Analyst you’ll be a key player in ensuring Lightricks’ budgets are aligned and on track with its long-term strategy and ever-evolving goals. You will work closely with budget stakeholders and perform in-depth analysis of the company’s performance on various verticals, and prepare insights and recommendations for management. You will build and maintain financial models and procedures that will support and guide the company’s business endeavors.

What you will be doing

  • Build and manage the budget transparently, cooperating with the various departments within the company to help them accomplish their tasks and provide monthly reports of usage.
  • Collect, prepare and analyze financial, performance and efficiency data from across the company to create reports that provide data-driven answers to business strategy and dilemmas.
  • Own the analysis of actual, forecast and budget expenses on a monthly basis as compared to prior periods and forecasts.
  • Acquire a deep understanding of business operations and processes.
  • Build and maintain complex financial/valuation models.

Your skills and experience

  • 2+ years of financial-analytical experience.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics/a quantitative discipline
  • Experience in budget building and financial modeling - Advantage.
  • SQL knowledge - Advantage
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel/Google Sheets.
  • Experience in building executive presentations with high quality of service.
  • Analytical mind with excellent data collection and analysis skills.