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VP - Finance

San Francisco, California, United States

VP - Finance

Full-time | San Francisco | California | United States


Eventbrite is looking for a VP, Finance who will lead the Finance team reporting to our Chief Financial Officer. The ideal candidate will have meaningful experience in planning, operations and M&A integration. We are looking for an individual with strong character, the energy and capacity to get the job done and the experience to lead and mentor a growing organization. We also want someone who is focused on using modern forecasting approaches including quantitative methods, versus traditional linear extrapolation techniques.


The business decisions we make are guided by careful analysis. As a result, we strive to add a detail-oriented leader who can piece together data from a variety of work streams to build a complete picture of where the business is both on revenue and a cost basis, leading the combined teams to improve on an existing culture for Eventbrite. This individual will manage and run our internal planning and budgeting process as well as have the operational responsibility of driving improvements in the cost structure over time.


The VP, Finance leader will serve as a key member of the finance team and drive all strategic planning, financial planning, business modeling, forecasting and management reporting activities in partnership with the CFO. They will innovate in the forecasting approach and techniques. They will also represent Finance in key internal efforts, as well as when appropriate with the CEO and the Board of Directors.


  • Lead planning and expense management across the organization
  • Partner cross-functionally providing a breadth of insight and financial decision support
  • Lead management reporting, including KPIs, dashboards, business trends and performance vs plan
  • Create analyses, commentary and presentation materials for Board and leadership meetings
  • Deliver weekly financial updates, monthly performance analyses and quarterly rolling forecast
  • Maintain the strategic financial plan and business model     
  • Provide M&A due diligence support; develop financial models for strategic initiatives       
  • Analyze financial planning tools and processes; make recommendations for improvement      
  • Serve as a true financial resource to internal business partners throughout the world      
  • Support the monthly accounting close process with detailed monthly financial analyses       
  • Provide financial modeling and analysis for various ad-hoc financial projects


  • 10+ years of diversified finance experience
  • Knowledge of various database systems financial modeling tools used to perform heavy data analysis over hundreds of thousands of records
  • Evaluate and implement new technology to improve existing financial systems
  • Possess world-class forecasting talent and well steeped in both the theory and practice of building revenue and expense forecasts, and who can impart this knowledge to a talented FP&A and analytics team
  • Creativity to think beyond standard accounting metrics to craft ways to hold business units accountable without forcing everything to have a P&L, and who can develop their team in this way
  • Analytical mindset to help elevate our analytical standards and practice to allow us to take full advantage of the data our massive, global, horizontal platform generates, to help improve both our business and that of our customers
  • Teach and impart knowledge to the broader global team
  • Partner and support a global leadership team in driving to results with empathy, judgment and accountability


  • International experience  
  • MBA from top-tier business school  
  • Accounting, tax or actuarial background
  • Any specific ability with SQL and other data analytics tools


Eventbrite is the world’s largest ticketing and event technology platform, powering millions of live experiences around the globe. We build technology that allows anyone to create, share, find and attend events of all kinds. Music festivals, marathons, conferences, hackathons, political rallies, fundraisers, gaming competitions— you name it, we power it. Meet some of the team.  


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Eventbrite is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer supporting workforce diversity.  We do not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, ancestry, citizenship status, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), marital status, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, mental or physical disability, political affiliation, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.

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