Sr. Finance Analyst

2U, Inc.
Job LocationUS
Job TagCorporate Services


It’s an exciting time in 2U’s growth, and our Finance team plays a critical role in the holistic overview of the business. As we continue to grow as an organization, the Finance team is looking for a Senior Financial Analyst, Boot Camp with a background in financial reporting and analysis. A perfect candidate would have a background in FP&A, experience with Adaptive Insights (or similar finance system) and is proactive in maintaining relationships with various stakeholders across the company. Our team is a dynamic group of individuals who support the business in the most efficient and effective way possible, but also enjoy connecting with each other through everyday banter and team events. We are looking for a Senior Financial Analyst who is ready to do the same!   


  • Supporting the Finance team by providing financial reports, analysis, forecasts, and other tasks as required
  • Assisting in key month-end activities to provide oversight of the completion and accuracy of the monthly reports by conducting transactional research and preparing monthly financial reporting
  • Maintaining financial models within Adaptive Insights while driving model improvement through automation
  • Reviewing P&L statements and performing variance analysis
  • Assist in the bi-weekly revenue forecasting and annual budgeting process 
  • Analyzing financial results to include conclusions and insights on trends and variances
  • Building strong relationships and collaborating with business leaders to become a key stakeholder for the business       
  • Other ad-hoc projects as determined by the Finance management team


  • Has a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Economics or a related field, Graduate Degree is a plus
  • 2+ years of experience in Finance or another analytical role
  • Experience with financial analysis – have a strong understanding of the “why” behind the numbers and an intuitive thinker 
  • Demonstrated experience cultivating and maintaining strong relationships with employees at multiple levels: peer, manager, executive
  • High proficiency in financial modeling, Excel, and database management with an ability to produce timely and accurate work
  • Experience with Adaptive Insights strongly preferred (or similar finance system)
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge of Workday, NetSuite, Salesforce, and Tableau preferred