• Financial Analyst

    Job Locations US-MN-Roseville | US-MN-Plymouth
    FLSA Status
    Regular Full-Time
  • Mission

    Financial Analyst


    Who We Are

    Founded and continuously led by inventor and entrepreneur Tony Aquila, Solera is a global leader in digital technologies that connect and secure life's most important assets: our cars, homes and identities. Since its inception in 2005 as a garage-based startup, Solera has grown aggressively with over 50 acquisitions across its platforms The company's current product solutions include Audatex, Autodata, AutoPoint, CAP/HPI, Colimbra, Digidentity, Enservio, Explore Data, Hollander, Identifix, Inpart, LYNX and TitleTec, as well as the company's flagship Digital Garage application. Today, Solera processes over 300 million transactions annually for approximately 235,000 partners and customers in over 80 countries. Unified by a strong culture that values uncommon entrepreneurial thinking and continuous "do-it-different" innovation, Solera's global workforce of 6,700+ associates come from diverse forward-thinking industries that include automotive technology, artificial intelligence, software development, data sciences, cybersecurity, cognitive design, and digital identity protection. For more information, please visit solera.com.



    The Solera Way

    Solera’s uncommon culture is based on three simple principles: Think 80/20 (Focus), Act 30/30 (Efficiency), and Live 90/10 (Accountability). We define our mindset using Our 3H’s: Humility, a Hunger to succeed, and a desire to Hunt for opportunities to win. We train our volunteers to engage with each other modulating between their intellect (IQ) and emotional intelligence (EQ) using our 3Fs: Facts, Finesse, and Force. Solera has become a global technology leader that is constantly growing in the double digits. The principles, drills, and values associated with the Solera Way have been fundamental to Solera’s success and our ability to grow, continuously change, and innovate.


    Are You Uncommon?

    We’re on the hunt for an experienced Financial Analyst who ranks in the top quartile among their peers. Provide financial and operational analysis by collectng, monitoring, and studying data while supporting busness to help drive double-digit revenue growth and EBITDA growth 1.5x revenue on an annual basis for SMR.  Offer strategies and insights on improving performance and reducing waste while upholding the Solera principles.

    Position 80s

    What You’ll Be Doing

    At Solera, we believe in providing clarity and focus to what our volunteers are responsible for – their mission.  The 80’s, as we call them at Solera, are the employee’s priorities associated with their role or mission.  The mission 80’s for this role, are:

    1. Produce full P&L annual budgets and forecasts for SMR business units and submit to corporate reporting tool in timely manner
    2. Create and maintain analytical models and reports to assist leadership in running the business and support of growth and operational initiatives
    3. Ensure Business unit Adherence to the budget and forecast metrics

    Additional responsibilities of the role include:

    • Maintain financial models and reports relating to sales productivity, revenue, and operational activities.
    • Assist in development and review of full P&L forecasts and annual budget and submit to corporate reporting tool in a timely manner.
    • Prepare and review financial variances between Actual/Budget/Forecast financial and operational results.
    • Provide information to management by assembling and summarizing data, preparing reports, building presentations of findings and analysis, and communicating recommendations.
    • Monitor KPIs and perform analysis identifying strengths and weaknesses. Review with management to evaluate possible alternatives and recommend appropriate corrective or improving actions.
    • Build analytical models that utilize both financial and non-financial data to forecast operating results.
    • Conduct comparable analysis as necessary in support of key business metrics and objectives.
    • Prepare monthly deferred revenue schedules.
    • Review commission results for accuracy and submit for payroll.
    • Submit purchase requisitions and track approvals, receive invoices for payment.

    Assist accounting in month-end reporting, SOX compliance, and process/policy developments and improvements.


    Are You Qualified?

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance required
    • Minimum of one year of financial analysis and/or account experience required
    • FP&A, modeling, businesses analysis, forecasting, and budgeting experience required
    • Strong MS Excel skills (Pivot Tables, Data Analysis, What-If Analysis)
    • Strong MS PowerPoint skills (Data links, corporate templates, images, business writing)
    • Understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
    • Organization and prioritization skills and attention to details
    • Ability to work in a challenging, fast-paced environment, often on multiple projects with limited timelines
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Independent worker, analytical thinker, ability to conduct research and analysis and solve complex problems
    • Quick learner, particularly in ability to learn new software programs
    • Ability to practice discretion while working on highly confidential projects

    Experience using ERP and financial performance management systems preferred.


    Our Space

    We believe that offices should be destinations where people want to be… places where people want to work, play and, collaborate. That is why we spend a lot of time on enhancing our workspaces. Solera’s work environments are intersections of the old and the new… of the past, present, and future. They are spaces designed to stimulate creative thinking, innovation, and cross-functional collaboration.


    We also embrace wellness. Whether it is our onsite or offsite workout centers, nutritional meals and beverages, or endless snacks for focus and energy.  This wellness plan is our commitment to healthy living, which spans across our office environments.





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