Fotografen Online Service GmbH

Senior Analyst Strategic Finance (m/w/d)

ab sofort

10115 Berlin


Your mission

Are you a dynamic and experienced finance professional looking for an exciting opportunity to shape the future of a company? If so, we have the perfect role for you as a Strategic Finance Analyst here at GotPhoto!

In this high-impact position, your expertise will be at the heart of leading strategic initiatives, with strong involvement from top management. You'll be the finance counterpart, collaborating on diverse projects, and your focus on M&A and financing will be instrumental in driving GotPhoto’s success.

Reporting directly to our CFO, as a Strategic Finance Analyst, your work will be project-based, adapting to the unique needs of our company. This means no regular workload – each day will present new challenges, keeping your skills sharp and your work engaging. We value your ability to measure success on a project-by-project basis, ensuring that your contributions have a lasting impact on GotPhoto’s growth.

Working closely with the CEO's office, you'll be the finance counterpart, providing the necessary balance and guidance to steer projects in the right direction. Your financial modelling skills, along with your ability to assess company valuation, will be put to good use as you contribute to the future success of the organization.

Your role

This is a full time and remote position, however most our team are based in Berlin. We would be happy for you to work either based in Berlin, Germany (hybrid model) or remote within Germany, Spain, Portugal or The Netherland’s.

Your role and responsibilities:

  • Leading Strategic Initiatives: Collaborate with the CEO and CFO to lead strategic initiatives that have a profound impact on the company's direction and growth. Your financial expertise and insights will be instrumental in shaping critical decisions.

  • Financial Transparency: Provide financial transparency in strategic projects, evaluating and communicating financial risks to senior management and the CFO. The quality of your analysis and recommendations will be measured by the CFO.

  • M&A Projects: Actively participate in M&A projects, assisting in the financial assessment, valuation, and financial modelling aspects, guiding the company towards successful acquisitions and partnerships.

  • Project Controlling: Oversee and control the financial aspects of various projects, ensuring that they align with the company's objectives and contribute to its future success.

  • Collaboration and Communication: Work closely with the CFO, the CEO office and cross-functional teams, expressing your opinions and insights effectively, while understanding and delivering what needs to be done.

  • Financial Assessment and Decision Making: Evaluate financial information, assess risks, and make informed decisions, providing clear directives to the CFO and the senior management to drive the company's strategic vision.

  • Finance Expertise: Utilize your strong background in corporate finance, corporate accounting, and company valuation skills to contribute to the organization's overall financial well-being.

Skills we are looking for

  • Educational Background: Bachelor's degree (B.A.) with a major in finance or a related field.

  • Proven experience in a corporate finance or strategic finance role, with a focus on M&A, strategic finance and project controlling. Candidates with accounting experience are a plus!

  • Communication Skills: Exceptional ability to articulate complex financial concepts and insights to diverse audiences, including senior management.

  • Analytical Skills: Strong financial modeling and analytical skills to measure success and assess potential risks and opportunities.

  • A confident and extroverted personality, well-suited for active communication and collaboration with various stakeholders.

  • Experience of working in startup and corporate environments, including investment banks or the Big 4 accounting firms. Candidates with experience in handling strategic finance in a scale-up setting will be highly regarded.

With us, you can look forward to this

The Culture

  • A company that has grown sustainably and profitably over the last 10 years and is a market leader!
  • A culture based on trust and an inspiring atmosphere where ideas are heard and implemented
  • In a supportive environment that likes to set each other up for success, we can be vulnerable and authentic
  • Regular employee surveys to measure employee satisfaction and foster continuous improvement
  • The occasional get-together via virtual team events (lately also in person)
The Perks
  • You have the freedom to decide whether you want to work from home or from the (dog-friendly) office in Berlin or if you want to be employed remotely in Germany, Spain, Portugal or the Netherlands
  • Choose to do a workation with us in a different country up to 2 months per year
  • Education budget, that allows you to grow professionally and explore new ideas
  • Urban Sport Club membership discount
  • Unlimited holidays (26 days is the minimum)

About us is the market-leading digital workflow solution for volume photographers in Europe & US.

Did you know …? There are over 440 million school and preschool children photographed yearly around the world.
Our software supports photographers to scale their business and focus on their passion: Photography!
We are a start-up that has grown profitably and sustainably over the last few years and created a human-centric culture, where honesty and authenticity are clear values.

Our culture is one of a positive business model, with the mindset “we create winners”. Photographers, parents, schools, and labs are better off when using our software.

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We work as one team. Wherever you come from. However, you identify. We believe in equal opportunities.
We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, race, religion, or belief.
We make recruiting decisions based on your experience, skills, and personality. We believe that employing a diverse workforce is the right thing to do and is central to our success.


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