Manager of Financial Planning & Analysis

April 30, 2024

About Argo Blockchain

Argo Blockchain PLC (“Argo”) is a dual-listed, publicly traded blockchain technology company focused on large-scale Bitcoin mining. With sustainability and ESG as its top priority, Argo champions the use of renewable sources of power to support the growth and development of blockchain technologies. Argo also participates in several Web 3.0, DeFi and GameFi projects through its Argo Labs division, further contributing to the development of the cryptocurrency markets.

People who are innovative, passionate, creative, and who like to get things done are Argo’s kind of people. We work smart, we thrive in ambiguity, and we expect that everyone on the Argo team will too. Argo values clear and respectful communication, knowledge sharing and collaboration.

Job Summary

(REMOTE ROLE - Must be located in BC, AB, ON, or QC)

At Argo, meticulous financial planning and insightful analysis are the backbone of our success in a rapidly evolving market, and as a publicly listed company, our operational and financial performance are constantly under the spotlight. Our Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) will play a pivotal role in providing the key insights that shape our strategic direction and decision-making processes. The cornerstone of this role will involve developing, implementing, and overseeing comprehensive financial models that underpin our budgeting, forecasting, and strategic planning across our global entities. Acting as our blackbelt of financial modelling with a proven track record in FP&A, this role will seamlessly blend business strategy into a growth-focused roadmap.Reporting directly to the CFO and collaborating closely with Argo’s executive leadership and finance teams, this position is a launchpad for success, with guaranteed professional and personal growth, in a highly successful team.


●     Lead the development and maintenance of comprehensive financial models to support the budgeting, forecasting, and strategic planning processes of our multiple entities globally

●     Partner with the Department Leaders and the Finance team to develop annual budgets, quarterly forecasts, and long-term strategic plans

●     Partner with Department Leaders and the Finance team on monthly and quarterly variance analysis to budget and prior period forecast

●     Develop robust financial models to support growth initiatives such as mergers and acquisitions, market expansions and financing opportunities. Apply these insights to analyze the impact of changes to business drivers and the costing rates on department-level performance

●     Proactively work with the Manager of Data Analytics and the Finance team to improve both financial models and business intelligence tools

●     Enhance and streamline existing processes to compile, analyze and report on monthly financial results including identifying trends and opportunities for improvement

●     Assist in preparing presentations in support of board meetings, monthly/quarterly senior leadership meetings and various strategic committees of the company

●      Prepare and present clear, concise, and insightful financial reports for the Executive Team, including actionable insights and risk mitigation recommendations

●     Act as a key resource for our internal and external IR departments by generating materials and analysis to support RNS releases and investor presentations

●     Support the Finance team as needed on various accounting tasks such as month-end reporting and reconciliation

●      Champion continuous improvement in financial processes, systems, and reporting


●     5 - 7 years of progressive experience in FP&A (experience applying FP&A in bitcoin mining or crypto environments would be an asset)

●     CPA/CA designation would be an asset

●     Exceptional analytical and financial modeling abilities, adept at conducting ad hoc analysis and extracting valuable business insights

●     Strong presentation skills with the ability to communicate complex topics in a distilled manner

●     General Financial Knowledge (P&L, Cash Flow, WorkingCapital)

●     Expert level knowledge in both Excel and the construction of executive presentations

●     Advanced knowledge of the Google Suite (Sheets, Docs, and Slides)

●     Fluency in English (verbal and written) at a professional level is required

●     Fluency in French would be an asset but is not required

●     A track record of success in delivering high-quality work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

●     A “self-starter” who has the ability to work independently and within a team environment


●     Analytical and critical thinking skills paired with the ability to identify and communicate strategic opportunities

●     Results and deadline-driven, organized, and able to multi-task with the willingness to adapt to the rapid business and organizational demands that result from a high-growth environment

●     A natural ability to think creatively and problem-solve under pressure

●     Growth focused, big picture thinker

●     Collaborative, flexible, and open-minded

●     A high degree of professionalism and business judgment

●     An innate ability to foster meaningful relationships with leaders and peers in a remote workplace

●     The ability to work with minimal direction in an ambiguous environment

●     Obsessive attention to detail



●      Salary$130,000 - $160,000 CAD. The exact salary will be determined based on the selected candidate’s location, qualifications, experience, and relevant skills.

●      This role is eligible for a discretionary annual cash bonus

●      This role is eligible to participate in the Company’s equity incentive program

●      RRSP match at 6% of your base salary

●      Immediate access to health, dental and vision benefits for you and your dependents

●      Three weeks of paid vacation and five paid personal days

●      Company-wide paid time off between December 25-January 1

●      Monthly telecommunications stipend

●     Home office set-up stipend



We’re so excited that you are interested in joining our team! Our interview process will look like this:

  1. May 6-17: 4-6 written questions will be emailed to shortlisted candidates confirming some basic information about you and why you’re interested in this position (10-20 minutes)
  2. May 20-31: A 30-minute virtual meeting with our VP of People & Culture so that we can learn about your career path so far, and you have a chance to ask us any questions you may have
  3. June 3-14: A 1-hour virtual meeting with the CFO and VP of People & Culture
  4. June 3-14: Reference checks and an employment contract extended
  5. June 14-July 8: Position start date

We will do our best to follow the timelines outlined and we will letyou know if timelines shift! We aim to wrap up this recruitment by early-midJune, anticipating a start date of late June or early July.



If this role sounds like it’s right up your alley but you’re worried about missing a few of the qualifications, please reach out anyways. We value the unique skill sets, experiences, and pathways that people take in their careers and are aware non-traditional routes are sometimes overlooked. We make hiring decisions based on skill and we’re excited to hear what you will bring to our team. We’re an equal opportunity employer and are dedicated to fostering an inclusive and diverse environment for all of our employees.


●     This is a permanent, full-time position and a fully remote role.

●     We are not in a position to be able to sponsor visa applications of any kind. As a result, only candidates who are currently legally entitled to work in Canada will be considered for this role.

●     This position will typically work Monday to Friday within the normal business hours of the region the successful candidate lives in. As a member of a globally remote team, some meetings outside of normal business hours will be required for this role.

●     We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


To apply please send your resume and cover letter to with the subject line ‘[YOUR NAME] - Manager of FP&A’.

Featured Benefits

  • RRSP
  • Vision Insurance
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Paid Maternity Leave
  • Paid Paternity Leave
April 30, 2024