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Finance Business Partner



Accounting & Finance
Chicago, IL, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 23, 2024

Passionate about precision medicine and advancing the healthcare industry?

Recent advancements in underlying technology have finally made it possible for AI to impact clinical care in a meaningful way. Tempus' proprietary platform connects an entire ecosystem of real-world evidence to deliver real-time, actionable insights to physicians, providing critical information about the right treatments for the right patients, at the right time.

Tempus AI is seeking a highly skilled and motivated Finance Business Partner to oversee the financial operations and P&L spend for our product engineering, genAI, and corporate organizations. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in financial management within the technology sectors, with a focus on supporting innovative and fast-paced environments. This role is critical to ensuring the financial health and operational efficiency of Tempus AI as we scale our transformative solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A):
    • Lead the budgeting, forecasting, and financial planning processes for product engineering, genAI, and corporate departments.
    • Conduct detailed variance analysis and provide actionable insights to drive financial performance.
    • Collaborate with department heads to develop financial models and scenarios to support strategic decision-making.
  2. P&L Management:
    • Oversee and manage the financial reporting for the designated departments.
    • Monitor and control departmental spending to ensure alignment with forecast and plan.
    • Identify cost-saving opportunities and efficiency improvements without compromising innovation and quality.
  3. Financial Reporting:
    • Prepare and present regular financial reports to senior management, highlighting key financial metrics and performance indicators.
    • Ensure accuracy and integrity of financial data and compliance with relevant accounting standards and regulations.
    • Support external audits and regulatory reporting requirements as needed.
  4. Strategic Partnership:
    • Act as a strategic partner to the heads of product engineering, genAI, and corporate departments.
    • Provide financial guidance and support for major projects, product launches, and research initiatives.
    • Participate in cross-functional teams to drive business growth and operational excellence.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Minimum of 7+ years of experience in financial management, preferably within the technology sectors. Public cloud experience a plus
  • Proven track record of managing P&L statements and delivering financial insights that drive business performance.
  • Strong analytical skills and proficiency in financial modeling and forecasting.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, with the ability to convey complex financial information to non-financial stakeholders.
  • Strong leadership and team management abilities, with a focus on fostering a collaborative and high-performing work environment.
  • High level of integrity, attention to detail, and commitment to ethical standards.

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We are an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.