Cars.com is a leading online destination that offers information from experts and consumers to help car shoppers and owners buy, sell and service their cars. With more than 30 million monthly visits to its web properties, Cars.com offers millions of new and used vehicle listings, reviews, unbiased editorial content, and a wide range of shopping tools. Despite being a nearly 20-year-old company, Cars.com has maintained its startup culture as a fun, fast-paced environment with highly-engaged employees who are committed to constant innovation. Cars.com’s growing workforce also enjoys a good work/life balance, career stability, strong resources, growth and career development opportunities, health and wellness programs, an attractive compensation and benefits package, work from home options, flex hours and more. Cars.com has been—and will continue to be—a great place to work. Cars.com will be spinning off from its parent company, TEGNA, during the first half of 2017 to become an independent public company listed on one of the major exchanges and ultimately subject to the obligations of a publicly traded company.
At Cars.com, Finance plays an important role in nearly every aspect of the business including development of long-range strategic, forecasting financial results, analyzing financial impacts of our business decisions, and playing a critical role in influencing all areas of the business. From creating compensation plans to allocating our marketing mix, the Cars.com Financial Planning & Analysis team plays a critical role in Cars.com’s success.
Our most successful team members have the following characteristics and skills:
o Transforming financial information into business intelligence through analysis and integration of quantitative and qualitative information
o Our best performers have a strong knowledge of MS Office, including advanced Excel skills.
o Experience with Cognos/TM1 or similar budgeting/analysis tools a plus.
The ideal candidate will have: