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Type of Role: Investments

Experience Level: VP/Principal/Director

Location: Plano, Texas

Salary: $163K - $238K

Collaborative. Respectful. A place to dream and do. These are just a few words that describe what life is like at Toyota. As one of the world’s most admired brands, Toyota is growing and leading the future of mobility through innovative, high-quality solutions designed to enhance lives and delight those we serve. We’re looking for diverse, talented team members who want to Dream. Do. Grow. with us.

Who we’re looking for

Toyota’s Finance department is looking for a passionate and highly motivated Senior Financial Analyst to support the team’s initiatives.

The primary responsibilities of this role include but are not limited to supporting the strategic investment governance process, as well as other projects/initiatives of a strategic nature. This role will partner with Enterprise Strategy and other stakeholders to evolve the strategic investment governance process, evaluate strategic projects, and support other department initiatives related to strategic investment decision-making.

Reporting to the Business Lead of Strategic Investments, this role will support the department’s objective by supporting the development and administration of the governance framework for project funding decisions as Toyota transforms into a mobility company.

This position is based at our North American Headquarters in Plano, Texas. The selected candidate will be expected to reside within commutable distance of this location. Relocation assistance isn’t available for this position.

What you’ll be doing

  • Evaluate and develop recommendations for internal and external strategic investment opportunities, including venture-stage equity investments.
  • Support the development, evolution, training, and day-to-day administration of the Strategic Investment Governance Process, which covers business case development, evaluation, approval, and tracking/monitoring.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to maintain or update process-related documents and tools, including business case templates (PowerPoint and Excel), evaluation scorecards, and reference material.
  • Support divisions and/or Finance Decision Support with business cases.
  • Support special projects and analysis as needed.

What you bring

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics, Accounting, or equivalent technical degree.
  • Solid experience with evaluation/due diligence of business cases, strategic projects, and strategic investments; and/or financial planning and analysis.
  • Experience with building discounted cash flow (DCF) valuation models and scenario analysis.
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent problem-solving and customer service skills.
  • Excellent analytic, presentation, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, and detail-oriented environment.

Added bonus if you have

  • Experience with other valuation methods in addition to discounted cash flow (DCF).
  • Experience with valuation under high uncertainty or with little initial info/data.
  • Experience with sensitivity analysis.
  • Experience utilizing analytical tools to analyze and visualize large data sets (e.g., Power BI, Tableau, Alteryx, or similar).
  • Experience with process development and/or optimization.
  • Advanced degree or certification (e.g., MBA, CFA, CPA).
  • User experience with SAP and/or BPC.
  • Automotive industry experience.

What we’ll bring

During your interview process, our team can fill you in on all the details of our industry-leading benefits and career development opportunities. A few highlights include:

  • A work environment built on teamwork, flexibility, and respect.
  • Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career, as well as tuition reimbursement.
  • Vehicle purchase & lease programs.
  • Comprehensive health care and wellness plans for your entire family.
  • Flextime and virtual work options (if applicable).
  • Toyota 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match, as well as an annual retirement contribution from Toyota regardless of whether you contribute.
  • Paid holidays and paid time off.
  • Referral services related to prenatal services, adoption, childcare, schools, and more.
  • Tax-Advantaged Accounts (Health Savings Account, Health Care FSA, Dependent Care FSA).

Belonging at Toyota

Our success begins and ends with our people. We embrace diverse perspectives and value unique human experiences. Respect for all is our North Star. Toyota is proud to have 10+ different Business Partnering Groups across 100 different North American chapter locations that support team members’ efforts to dream, do and grow without questioning that they belong. As a company that has been one of DiversityInc’s Top 50 Companies for Diversity and a member of The Billion Dollar Roundtable supporting minority and woman-owned suppliers for over 10 years, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that celebrates the diversity of the communities where we live and do business.

Applicants for our positions are considered without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, religion, military or veteran status, or any other characteristics protected by law.

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