Chief Financial Officer

Job description

In addition to being the financial gatekeeper of the company, fulfilling traditional stewardship responsibilities relating to governance, compliance, and control, and business ethics, our Chief Financial Officer will be a close and trusted business value creation partner to the CEO, intimately involved in the overall corporate strategy, and one of the key drivers of the expansion of the company as it moves towards larger-scale growth.

Job requirements

Your responsibilities:

  • You are the key driver in the ongoing strategic, operational, and financial planning and resource allocation process.
  • You will engage with all relevant members of the management team, board members, and strategic partners to align financial execution with short and long term strategic, operational and financial plans.
  • You have full ownership and management of budgeting & cost analyses, financial statements, intercompany transfer pricing, cash management & liquidity planning
  • You will lead fundraisings and other corporate transactions, including the management of DD.
  • You will act as the strategic business partner of our CEO and report directly to him. 

Your profile:

    • You have 5+ years as VP Finance or CFO in a well-funded B2B company, building and overseeing finance end-to-end, preferably with SaaS background
    • You have the ability to identify, analyze, interpret, guide and report on key value drivers.
    • You are  experienced in building and leading a diverse team at a high-growth or growth-stage digital company.
    • You are up to date on all topics relating to financial control, planning, financial systems, accounting, and financial management of the company, giving the CEO and the Board of Directors complete visibility into a comprehensive planning and reporting process.
    • You are operationally skilled and experienced in working with and managing corporate staff and back-office teams (HR, Facilities, Finance, Legal and IT), and with the knowledge of how to scale operationally as the business grows in size and complexity.
    • You are experienced in working directly with investors, either in the public and private domains.
    • You have excellent analytical skills, love working with numbers, use basic statistics to inform your decisions on a regular basis and have proficient knowledge with common tools.

    Why should you join Sellics?

    • A talented, quickly-growing company
    • A very well-located office in the heart of Berlin Mitte incl. a rooftop terrace with pool
    • High level of responsibility and space to develop
    • Flexible office hours
    • Urban Sports Club membership
    • A one-week onboarding program, “Lunch & Learn” internal education sessions, Self Improvement Grant funding for external educational pursuits, and additional time off for professional growth
    • Remote working days
    • Free food and drinks, regular team events
    • Visa sponsorship and assistance for non-EU citizens
    • Participation in our all-expenses-paid annual company trip

    About Sellics:

    Sellics is revolutionizing commerce, starting with the world’s biggest online marketplace: Amazon. From starting as a group of friends with targeted business insights and under €2,000 in self-invested startup capital, we’ve transformed into the force we are today: a fast-growing and funded Scale-Up company providing data-driven and Ai-powered B2B SaaS solutions to help Sellers, Vendors, and Agencies across the world be successful on Amazon.

    The secret to our success is our team, a group of more than 125 highly-engaged, intelligent, dynamic employees from over 35 countries, spread out across our offices in Berlin and New York City. We’re a pack of people who care about each other, the values we live by, and the success story we’re all helping to write. But don’t just take our word for it… here’s what our teammates themselves (and other candidates!) have written about us on Glassdoor. And, check out this video for even more of a sneak peek of life at Sellics!

    Ready to take our company and your career to the next level? We’re looking forward to your application!

    We’re proud of our unique culture and the range of experience and perspectives that make it up. As an equal opportunity employer with a friendly, inclusive, and diverse workplace, we eagerly welcome applications from people with all backgrounds and identities.