Industry
  • Workflow
Function
  • Finance
Published

Sep 2021

VP Finance

Full Time

Berlin, Germany

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Industry
  • Workflow
Published

Sep 2021

Function
  • Finance

Job Description

Finance at WorkMotion is not like Finance at any other growth stage venture. We face incredibly complex international payment flows combined with strict contractual guidelines, multiple currency accounts & extremely high accuracy requirements. The money we move is people's salaries. The way we move it is an integral part of our product.

We are looking for an experienced VP Finance to tackle this unprecedented challenge with us, build & lead the entire Finance department at WorkMotion, and work closely with the founders and all other departments.

 

Your Responsibilities

Payments & invoicing

Our payment processes are highly complex, as they involve very high transaction volumes in multiple currencies. You will be responsible for scaling all operations relating to our Accounts Payables, from reconciliation to payment execution, and automation.

On the flip side, you will be responsible for our Accounts Receivables, from flawless customer invoicing to payment tracking, and the development of new payment options.

Financing & investor relations

You will support the founding team in their equity financing strategy, as well as evaluate debt financing options for working capital requirements. You will also be responsible for serving all investor-driven reporting requirements & KPI tracking.

International finance

Our international banking set-up will come with a complexity normally seen in Fortune 100 companies. You will oversee all our international bank accounts, and manage an efficient movement of capital between those. You will coherently manage intra-company payments, as well as banking fees, and F/X risk.

Financial planning & analysis

Together with the founders, you will be in the driver seat for our growth model, and measurement against our business plan. You will work with all stakeholders to develop our budgets.

Accounting & taxes

You will build an in-house Accounting department, and work with our external service partners regarding group accounting, and our international tax strategy & its implementation.

 

Your Profile

You have in total >5 years of relevant experience in Finance, ideally from a FinTech start-up, international corporate, or bank

  • You thrive in extremely dynamic and entrepreneurial environments, are self-motivated and want to take on significant responsibilities
  • You have unprecedented Excel / G Sheets skills that allow you to work hands-on and solve even the most comply problems
  • You are business fluent in English (German not necessarily required, but preferred)

 

What We Offer You

  • Shape the future of work mobility: Challenge the status quo in one of the top best-financed HR startups in Germany
  • Grow beyond yourself: Having space to grow and being trusted with responsibilities
  • Competitive and gender equal salary package with outstanding ESOP option

 

About Workmotion

WorkMotion is a global HR platform enabling companies to hire & onboard their employees internationally, at the push of a button. It is our mission to create opportunities for anyone to work from anywhere. As work is becoming even more global and remote, there has never been a bigger chance to build a truly global HR-tech company.

WorkMotion is a hyper-growth start-up, scaling clients, operations, and our own team by an incredible magnitude - you will be among the first employees and will have a unique chance to shape the company.

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