Strategic Finance Associate


Who is MANTL?

MANTL is a fast-growing NYC-based FinTech SaaS company on a mission to build technology that will help America’s financial institutions and their communities thrive. Think Shopify or Squarespace, but purpose-built for community banks and credit unions. We are drastically changing the landscape through modern banking software that empowers banks and credit unions to grow digitally.

Our flagship product, Online Account Opening, has quickly become considered best in class in our industry, showing clear and material performance beyond any of our competitors. Suffice it to say, our customers love MANTL.

Since launching our first product in 2017, we have built several new products, thoughtfully grown the team, and have become a market leader.

Who makes up our team?

People are our most important asset and the number one reason we all love working at MANTL. As a team, we value accountability, transparency and collaboration. We have agile teams, with clear, outcomes-focused goals. 

We're a group of passionate technologists that support an open and transparent culture that helps foster productive and engaging discussions. We want to work with inclusive people who understand the importance of treating their colleagues exceptionally well - people who will gladly go out of their way to help others with things big and small. We are always a work in progress and love hearing feedback from our team.

MANTL was proud to be named as one of Crain's 100 Best Places To Work in 2020.

About The Role:

MANTL is looking for a motivated and curious Strategic Finance Associate to help scale the Finance function. As an early team member, you will support MANTL’s growth through modeling, analytical insights, and various strategic initiatives. Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will play a critical role in laying the groundwork for our FP&A function and assist in implementing new systems and tools.

What You'll Do:

  • Develop and own financial models and scalable reporting processes
  • Provide comprehensive financial insights for the business through building and improving existing models, and breaking down complex models into digestible components for business leaders
  • Partner across the organization to support functional decision-making processes
  • Support in defining, tracking, and reporting of KPIs and financial metrics across the business to evaluate and benchmark performance
  • Support corporate finance processes, including fundraising & other ad-hoc projects
  • Work closely with accounting to marry management reporting and accounting actuals
  • Manage activities to support internal and external financial reporting packages
  • Support the ongoing enhancement of finance processes and infrastructure
  • Perform ad hoc analysis for executives as required

Must Haves:

  • 4-6 years of experience in investment banking, management consulting, strategic finance, with 2+ years at a high growth B2B SaaS business
  • Excellent financial modeling and analysis skills 
  • Understanding of B2B SaaS businesses, metrics, and customer lifecycles
  • An intuitive understanding of time value of money, opportunity cost, sunk cost fallacy, operating leverage, opex vs capex etc. Ideally you can inject these thought processes into discussions internally!
  • Low ego and enthusiastic “roll up your sleeves” mentality
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and work independently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, and willingness to proactively work with teams across the company
  • Ability to identify and resolve potential roadblocks with actionable plans
  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Economics, Mathematics or related field

Nice to Haves:

  • Experience with SQL
  • Experience with strategic finance in a venture capital-funded company
  • Interest in Fintech

What You'll Like About Us:

Joining MANTL means joining an ambitious and exceptional team that solves complex problems every day. We offer a unique employee experience based on the values of transparency, accountability and collaboration, and are deeply proud of our culture.

MANTL offers competitive compensation packages, unlimited vacation, fully covered health insurance, creative and fun team-building events, mental health programs and more. We strive to show we truly care about our employees happiness and engagement.