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Finance Manager

The Honest Company

The Honest Company

Accounting & Finance
Los Angeles, CA, USA · Remote
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

We appreciate your interest in employment with The Honest Company! The Honest Company is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, or any other legally-recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. Applicants with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may be entitled to a reasonable accommodation in accordance with applicable law. If you need assistance in completing this application or with the application process because of a disability, please contact the Human Resources Department at 1.888.862.8818 or 1.310.857.3020.

About Us

The Honest Company (NASDAQ: HNST) is a digitally-native consumer products company born in the Gen Z era to make purpose-driven consumer products designed for all people. Since its launch in 2012, Honest has been dedicated to creating thoughtfully formulated, safe and effective personal care, beauty, baby and household products, which are available via honest.com, third-party ecommerce partners and approximately 50,000 retail locations across the United States, Canada and Europe. Based in Los Angeles, CA, the Company's mission, to inspire everyone to love living consciously, is driven by its values of transparency, trust, sustainability and a deep sense of purpose around what matters most to its consumers: their health, their families and their homes. For more information about the Honest Standard and the company, please visit www.honest.com.

Our Mission

We're on a mission to empower people to live happy, healthy lives. We're a wellness brand with values rooted in consciousness, community, transparency, and design. Every day and in every way, we hold ourselves to an Honest standard. We believe that it is our responsibility to do our part to help create a healthy and sustainable future for all.

The Role

The Honest Company is seeking a talented Finance Manager to join its Finance team. This role will have high impact and visibility into essential, business-critical processes, and will partner with senior leaders throughout the organization to set our strategy and drive key business initiatives across the company.

The Finance team is made up of problem solvers – focusing on enhancing The Honest Company’s growth. This is an exciting opportunity to learn in a fast-paced environment and own high-priority, high-impact projects, while maintaining our spirit of fun, energy, and passion. The role requires superior analytical and presentation skills, as well as a demonstrated ability to collaborate across a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Manage critical elements of The Honest Company’s financial planning & analysis process, including building and maintaining management financial reports, and analyses
  • Own and maintain financial forecasts and models that drive planning for the business
  • Prepare monthly financial reports, including evaluation of business unit performance and variance analysis
  • Represent the Finance team in providing business support (ongoing performance reviews, planning, analysis, new product launch support, etc) to business leads
  • Develop and present analyses and reports on key financial and operating metrics and performance indicators, translating them into actionable business strategy
  • Create scenario based financial projections for strategic projects in collaboration with the Strategy, sales, marketing, operations and R&D teams
  • Assist in preparation of presentations for senior management and provide analyses and recommendations to assist with strategic decision-making
  • Support Honest’s expansion, which will include analytical initiatives such as financial modeling and forecasting, go-to-market strategy formulation, category / channel performance measurement, and partnership negotiations
  • Provide deep insight and discover opportunities that drive our business; for example, customer insights, market trends, competitive analysis, growth strategies for new channels and products, etc.
  • Collaborate and coordinate with stakeholders across the company in the development and execution of key projects and initiatives
  • Assist in evaluation and implementation of capital projects and strategic initiatives by performing analyses such as ROI, market sizing, benchmarking, market deep dives, etc.
  • Develop a deep understanding of industry trends as well as competitive threats and opportunities

WHAT YOU’LL NEED

  • Bachelor’s and/or Master’s Degree in Economics, Math, Computer Science, Management Science or other quantitative field
  • 5-7+ years of analytical experience in investment banking, management consulting, or private equity and/or a corporate development, strategy, or planning & analysis role at a leading consumer company
  • Strong financial acumen and grasp of corporate finance fundamentals, including experience with budgeting, forecasting, and variance analysis
  • Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Excel, including building and maintaining financial models
  • Strong problem solving skills such as prioritization, critical thinking and hypothesis development
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills, particularly the ability to develop cogent arguments and present them concisely to a range of stakeholders, including executives
  • Humble attitude with a willingness to shift from high-level strategic thinking to stepping in and helping to drive implementation alongside functional teams

Compensation

The pay range for this role is $105K - $140K base. Actual compensation is based on many factors including but not limited to depth of experience, skill level, ability, knowledge, education, certifications, and specific work location. This may be different in other locations due to differences in the cost of labor.

The total rewards package for this position may also include base, annual incentive plan, benefits, retirement plan, equity, and Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

Benefits & Perks

We offer a competitive benefits package including comprehensive health and wellness coverage, 401k with company match, wellness incentives including a monthly fitness reimbursement and onsite fitness classes, options for education reimbursement, and a discount on all products. We value work-life balance and offer a generous and flexible vacation policy. Thinking about adding little ones to your family? Honest offers generous maternity and paternity leave. We love the furry kids too and offer pet insurance so your companions are well taken care of.

California Privacy Rights Notice for Californian Job Applicants and Prospective Talent

Effective Date: January 1, 2020

Under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), The Honest Company, Inc. (“Honest” or “us” or “we”) is required to inform California residents who are our job applicants or prospective talent (together “job applicants” or “you”) about the categories of personal information we may collect about you and the purposes for which we use this information. Click here if you are a California resident to read disclosures required by the CCPA. Note this notice applies only to personal information that is subject to the CCPA.

Categories of Personal Information We Collect. We may collect the following categories of personal information about our job applicants, who are California residents:

  • Name
  • Signature
  • Social Security Number
  • Email and mailing address
  • Telephone number
  • Education
  • Employment history

How We Use Job Applicants' Personal Data. We use and disclose the personal information we collect for our business purposes. These business purposes include, without limitation:

  • Processing evaluating your application to determine your qualifications for the role to which you’ve applied, and communicating with you about your application, including to check references or your background, and communicate with you about other jobs that may interest you.
  • Other business purposes as identified in the CCPA, which include:
    • Auditing related to our interactions with you;
    • Legal compliance
    • Detecting and protecting against security incidents, fraud, and illegal activity;
    • Debugging;
    • Performing services for us, such as analytics;
    • Internal research for technological improvement; and
    • Internal operations.

Other Interactions with The Honest Company. More information about our privacy practices can be found in our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated herein by reference.

Contact Us. For questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@honest.com.