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Lead Financial Analyst – FinOps

“At BMC trust is not just a word – it’s a way of life!” 

We are an award-winning, equal opportunity, culturally diverse, fun place to be. Giving back to the community drives us to be better every single day. Our work environment allows you to balance your priorities, because we know you will bring your best every day. We will champion your wins and shout them from the rooftops. Your peers will inspire, drive, support you, and make you laugh out loud!  We help our customers free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead – and are relentless in the pursuit of innovation!
BMC’s dynamic corporate teams are strategic and trusted advisors to the global organization supporting, enhancing, and driving BMC’s vision, culture, growth, and so much more. Each individual within the corporate teams is a valued partner to the overarching success of BMC’s employees and customers If you are looking for a company that gives you the freedom to expand your role, focuses highly on your professional development through continuous enablement, gives you an environment where you would feel happy to come to work, then BMC is the place to be.
Join us as a Finance Analyst for our SaaS Operations Team!
In this highly visible role as the Lead Financial Analyst of SaaS Operations at BMC, you will serve as trusted finance advisor to the Finance Director of SaaS Ops and work collaboratively with SaaS Operations team as well as many other teams throughout BMC.  The Finance SaaS Operations team has responsibility for budget, expense, forecasting, data center capacity planning, cost analysis, investment business cases and more. BMC is investing heavily in transforming our operations through CFM (Cloud Financial Management) tools and deployment of end-to-end FinOps practices, making this a very exciting time to join the team and be part of the transformation.
Here is how, through this exciting role, YOU will contribute to BMC’s and your own success: 
  • Business partnering with SaaS Operations and other teams throughout BMC in support of Cloud Cost Management
  • Contribute to FinOps processes and practices.
  • Contribute to maintaining the SaaS P&L and KPIs
  • Support leaders on sales pricing and related gross margin expectations from sales proposals/quotes.
  • Reporting SaaS gross margins trends by Customer, Product, Geography, Cloud provider
  • Participate in annual and long-range planning, forecasts, zero-base budgeting, and quarterly reporting package of core performance metrics.
  • Develop your leadership skills through encouragement and knowledge sharing, as well as leading projects and presentations with other SaaS Ops financial analysts.
To ensure you are set up for success, you will bring the following skillset & experience:
  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration with 6+ years of advancing experience in a Finance related role, including 1-2 years supporting cloud cost management.
  • Your background includes experience financially supporting business functions such as data center operations, SaaS operations or public cloud infrastructure.
  • On-going experience with margin analyses, business case models, and cost build-up exercises.
  • The ability to collect, analyze, and interpret data which is essential for costing out cloud costs including a solid understanding of how to use cloud billing data to identify cost drivers, track trends, and identify opportunities for cost savings.
  • Advanced excel skills; Tableau, OneStream and Adaptive Analytics are preferred.
  • Experience using AWS, GCP, or OCI native cost management tools.
  • Experience with cloud cost management tools; cloud native or Apptio Cloudability (preferred).
  • Experience and/or certifications in FinOps and CFM tools preferred.

Our commitment to you! 

BMC’s culture is built around its people. We have 6000+ brilliant minds working together across the globe. You won’t be known just by your employee number, but for your true authentic self. BMC lets you be YOU! If after reading the above, you are unsure if you meet the qualifications of this role but are deeply excited about BMC and this team, we still encourage you to apply! We want to attract talents from diverse backgrounds and experience to ensure we face the world together with the best ideas!


BMC is committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of race, age, sex, creed, color, religion, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, disability, marital status, pregnancy, disabled veteran or status as a protected veteran.  If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.

BMC Software maintains a strict policy of not requesting any form of payment in exchange for employment opportunities, upholding a fair and ethical hiring process.
The annual base salary range represents the low and high end of the BMC salary range for this position. Actual salaries depend on a wide range of factors that are considered in making compensation decisions, including but not limited to skill sets; experience and training, licensure, and certifications; and other business and organizational needs.
The range listed is just one component of BMC’s employee compensation package. Other rewards may include a variable plan and country specific benefits.
At BMC, it is not typical for an individual to be hired at /near the top of the range. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $98,625 – $164,375

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  • Company: BMC
  • Published: 31st January 2024
  • Closing Date: 25th February 2024
  • Country: United States
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Mid-level Contributor
  • Salary: $98,625 - $164,375
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None