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Airfocus GmbH is hiring a Remote Head of finance

Your mission
To bring our finance set-up to the next level, we are looking for a dynamic and ambitious member of airfocus’ leadership team with an entrepreneurial spirit and relevant expertise in the area of finance, controlling, and accounting. By taking well-grounded, yet fast decisions you provide strategic financial guidance and operational excellence in support of our ambitious growth objectives. Reporting directly to the founders, you will be responsible for financial planning, play a key role in our scale journey, and provide strategic direction to the leadership team.
  • You own financial planning and analysis, forecasting, budgeting, projections, and overseeing processes associated.
  • You prepare monthly, quarterly and annual reports, including commentary, to support strategic business planning and financial performance.
  • You develop reporting processes (integrated P&L / balance sheet / cash-flow / selected KPIs/OKRs).
  • You help with payroll, VSOP setup, subscription mgmt., headcount planning, and growth topics.
  • You are the main point of contact for accounting, auditors, taxation, and other external parties/vendors.
  • You work cross-functionally to support compliance, regulatory, accounting, tax and legal requests
Your profile
  • You have deep understanding of all financial disciplines: accounting, reporting, business & scenario planning, budgeting, and forecasting.
  • You bring 2-4 years of finance experience, ideally in a VC-backed start-up, and experience with fundraising & investor relations.
  • You embrace an entrepreneurial spirit with a focus on generating impact fast, showing cognitive flexibility to tackle strategic as well as operational tasks. In addition, you are willing to get things done for yourself (e.g.. if there’s no team yet or in case the team doesn’t get it done).
  • You are numbers-driven and very structured about how to prioritize work and time.
  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Finance, Business or a related field.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English and German.
Why us?
You'll join a diverse and world-class team, with plenty of opportunities for personal growth, impact, and learning.
  • Boost your personal development and gain new skills in an exhilarating space.
  • Competitive compensation based on prior experience.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • Remote first team: Work from our cool HQ in Hamburg or anywhere in Europe - forever!
  • MacBook Pro or notebook and monitor of your choice.
  • Team events, such as happy hours, off-sites, and retreats.
  • Language lessons and education courses.

About us
At airfocus, we're reimagining the way teams make decisions. From how they prioritize their never-ending list of features, ideas, and projects to how they create beautiful yet effective roadmaps, the work we do is shaping the future of collaboration and strategy. To get there, we’ve brought together a collective of optimists and doers to tackle challenges along this ride. We believe in learning by doing – and that there is no better classroom than real-world experience.

We strive for product excellence, a superior user experience, and great storytelling because we believe those are the best ways to create value for our customers and employees. Our team is made up of talented individuals who are highly motivated to grow our company and themselves – and have fun in the process.

Join us and help shape an amazing company. From Hamburg, or wherever you best get stuff done.

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Come work CitizenLab is hiring a Remote Head of Finance

Do you want to join us on our mission to shape democracies for the digital age? Are you looking for an international and fast-paced, yet collaborative and inclusive environment to thrive in?

You have come to the right place.

CitizenLab, a global social impact scale-up with its European HQ in Brussels and presence in the US, works to make public decision-making more participatory, inclusive, and responsive. The SaaS platform is already being used by 300+ local governments and organizations in over 18 countries, facilitating two-way communication between governments and their residents. Since it was founded in 2015, CitizenLab has given 750,000+ community members a direct voice in local politics, has earned recognition as the 'Best Social Impact Startup in Europe', and was featured in outlets such as The New York Times and Forbes.

CitizenLab is looking for purpose-driven talent to join us on our mission to enable millions of people in cities across the globe to shape the future of their communities.

Head of Finance at CitizenLab

As our Head of Finance, you will be in charge of the financial management of the organisation. You will be reporting to the COO and work closely with the CEO on strategic topics. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Forecastfinancial results on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.

  • Model our budgets and keep us on track.

  • Provide financial insights to management and board for critical business decisions.

  • Develop and implement cost reduction strategies on all fronts, from internal tools to international payroll.

  • Ensure smoothcash collection and bring process efficiency to our financial workflows.

  • Report on financial company KPIs and leverage data to assess company performance on all fronts.

  • Work with the CEO on fundraising and other key strategic financial topics.

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Head of Finance (m/f/d)


StudySmarter is hiring a Remote Head of Finance (m/f/d)

Your Role

We are looking for a driven and experienced Head of Finance (m/f/d) to join us. In your position you will implement and drive core financial processes to help us steer our daily operations and expand into new markets. Be part of our Team and have a direct impact on the fastest growing Edtech company in Europe, used by 7 Mio+ students and pupils by keeping up with the high-speed environment, and providing appropriate efficient structures. You will be working directly with the CEO and report to him.


  • You take responsibility for finance and tax related topics related to the StudySmarter HQ and its markets

  • You are responsible for managing and further building up the finance team as well as implement and improve financial processes and structures

  • You set-up and drive the annual budgeting and forecasting process across all StudySmarter countries and ensure that it reflects the company strategy

  • You are responsible for preparing the monthly forecasts (e.g. cashflow), monitor cash requirements and co-ordinate between relevant stakeholders

  • You report key financial KPIs on a weekly and monthly basis

  • You drive the company’s profitability agenda and ensure that we deliver on our set targets

  • You work with our tax and audit advisors and consult the Management on the appropriate tax & organizational structure for new countries, therefore you build and maintain relations with tax advisors and auditors

  • You review and present results to ensure a good understanding within the wider team 

  • You support cross-functional initiatives and ensure they are financially viable

What you need to succeed
  • You have a minimum of 4-6 years in relevant positions in the fields of Controlling, Corporate Finance, Accounting, ideally in a start-up, or a high-paced, dynamic environment

  • You have extensive experience in finance processes, financial models, and financial planning

  • You have experience in growing a company on an international scale (international tax and finance processes)

  • You have a Master's degree, or equivalent, in Business, Economics, Finance, or other related fields of study. A major in Finance/Controlling/Accounting or additional qualifications (e.g. CFA, ACCA, ICAEW) are desirable.

  • You are fluent in English and German, other languages are a plus

  • You have a track record of successful impact

  • You have an accurate and structured work style, combined with a strong commitment

  • You have a Team-oriented mind-set, proactive and a “self-starter” attitude

Why StudySmarter?
  • Have a lasting impact on our education system and on the learning process of millions of students and pupils

  • You will be part of the best European EdTech startup, which is already a global winner of the Wharton-QS Reimagine Education Awards 2020

  • At StudySmarter, you have the chance to develop yourself, grow and achieve your career milestones

  • We make it a point to pay market competitive salaries

  • We offer virtual shares in StudySmarter if you are interested

  • Discounted fitness, recreation, massage and yoga offers throughout Germany

  • Our brand-new and freshly renovated office directly at Stiglmaierplatz makes you want to get started

  • You have the possibility to work remotely. At the same time, you can expect lovely colleagues, fresh fruit, free drinks and a harmonious working atmosphere.

  • We like to strengthen our team spirit with fun team events: after-work parties, joint dinners, visits to the Oktoberfest, sports events, darts tournaments and much more.

  • We want everyone to feel in good hands - so tell us what's important to you in your work environment

About us
StudySmarter is a leading EdTech startup from Munich, which digitizes the complete learning process of students and pupils with its smart learning platform. We have not only been awarded as the best learning app worldwide, but have also been able to support more than 4 million users in their learning experience. With our new investment in hand, we want to win 12 new markets this year and significantly expand our team.
Our vision is, to support everyone in achieving their own educational goals with cutting-edge technology.