Our Finance department’s purpose is to translate our effort into sustainable value creation by providing financial guidance and direction. Our ambition is to build the globally leading SaaS company in e-commerce logistics. Therefore, we need the best and most complementary finance team in the market. Three statements which describe our mindset: 1) We are a supporting line not reporting line, 2) We are driven by fundamentals, 3) We trust in actuals.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES - EXCITING AND CHALLENGING

  • You will be the Finance Business Partner for our commercial departments (marketing, sales, partnerships, product), thus become a trusted financial sparring partner for our senior management
  • You will align our business and financial objectives with the day-to-day work of your business partners, ensuring target (over-)achievement by providing financial guidance and direction
  • You will be end-to-end responsible for our revenue accounts; thus, you will work on our business models’ fundamentals, support the rollout of new product features and enable new marketing/sales initiatives
  • You will be the first point of contact for providing our commercial teams target prices for all products and services Alaiko is offering
  • You will support the automation of our finance processes to ensure scalability of our business

YOUR PROFILE - WELL-STRUCTURED AND INDEPENDENT

  • You have up to three years of relevant work experience (incl. internships) in investment banking, venture capital, fast-growing technology startups, corporate controlling or management consulting
  • You graduated from a top-tier university with a business-related degree or are a self-starter with exceptional analytical skills, clarity of mind and structured problem-solving abilities
  • You have a deep understanding of financial value creation for revenue growth
  • You are able to independently build financials models and derive financial recommendations
  • You are a communication talent, able to build strong narratives around your financials to motivate our team, support senior management’s decision making and excite stakeholders like investors
  • You are eager to take over responsibility and have a hands-on attitude with a focus on execution
  • Previous experience in SaaS, logistics or mobility environments is a strong plus
  • Very good German (C2) and English skills, both written and spoken

YOUR BENEFITS - FAST GROWTH & STEEP LEARNING CURVE

  • You'll be part of an ambitious team determined to shape the future of e-commerce in Europe working hand in hand with our experienced founders (Rocket Internet, Foodora, Kaia Health, Curingshot)
  • For us, it's not important where you come from, but how happy you make your customers. If you have your own philosophy or a new approach in your work, we would be happy to learn from you
  • With us you will experience a lot of personal responsibility from day one, which will lead you through a steep learning curve and boost your professional as well as personal growth
  • There are no hierarchies with us. This means working at eye level, short decision-making processes, direct communication and a family-like atmosphere with cool team events