Would you like to grab the financial responsibility of a highly successful SaaS company and enter into a team of 70 super dedicated people, working hard to realize and fulfill the potential of a truly unique product?
Are you keen to center yourself in the strategic role as one of the cornerstones in a metric and unit economic-driven company, to scale the organization 10-fold?
And do you want to join an exciting journey of global expansion being the anchor of structure and stability, transparency and execution – in a company that has proven high growth rates of up to 70%?
Then you might be the person we are looking for...
About Hello Retail:
Placed in the Center of Copenhagen, in a highly dynamic environment, we are serving the eCommerce market with state-of-the-art products and services to provide the high converting customer journey. Hello Retail is serving more than 2.000 eCommerce businesses and the numbers are growing every day. We are an international company with +10 different nationalities, having our ways and daily doing in the open office environment.
About the job:
As we continue to grow and build even stronger strategic positions, we are looking for a Company CFO to take responsibility for a small team of super-dedicated employees. We believe in automation and process optimization to build an ever-scaling financial engine. However, you will be expected to take the lead and engagement in all financial aspects, but first and foremost in leading the team and the daily doing of the finance departments areas of responsibility, which include reporting and participation in management meetings, strategic governance, and participation, as well as, overseeing legal matters.
You will report directly to the CEO and you will have an instrumental impact on the development of the business and be an important part of taking us to the next level.
As CFO, we expect you to show exceptional leadership by enhancing the team spirit and contributing to the well-being of everybody in the company and taking responsibility for the following tasks:
Manage and oversee the daily operations of the Finance department
Produce transparency and insight with financial and performance reporting monthly, quarterly, and annually, to all stakeholders
Overseeing and taking part in the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing
Participation in the strategic management group and overseeing high-level decisions about policy and strategy
Plan, implement, and manage investment strategies
Assuring legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitoring compliance with laws and regulations
Identifying and addressing financial risks and opportunities for the company
Map out and optimize internal processes and workflows
Who are you?
You have well-developed skills in management, accounting, and finance, and if you know nothing about the eCommerce industry – do not worry we have you covered. We have a well-tailored ramp-up program for you and will get you to the needed level of eCommerce expertise – all we need is for you to be open-minded, a fast learner, and willing to build a strong set of skills in understanding the mix of metrics in eCommerce and SaaS.
Besides that, we need you to have a proven traditional toolbox that includes financial tools combined with a good business understanding, and a positive and communicative personality. Furthermore, we expect you to have experience managing small teams and have the following qualifications:
At least 4 years of relevant experience managing a financial team, you have preferably earned your stripes from being in the financial controller role yourself
Strong IT skills and knowledge of building up P&L and structure for unit economics
Strong experience with investor relations, understanding and articulating business cases
Highly experienced Excel User
Fluency in English is mandatory, while Danish is an advantage
You take great responsibility for your tasks and have a problem-solving mindset
What we offer:
We offer fantastic working conditions, a flat company structure, and we take work-life balance seriously. We care about our employees and offer a competitive salary package, catering from Madklubben, and a wide range of social arrangements.
Altogether we are a dynamic, energetic, and creative workplace that encourages an open informal tone and strong unity.
The position is full-time from our Copenhagen office and hopefully, you can start as soon as possible. Salary based on qualifications. We will review applications on an ongoing basis, so if this sounds like an opportunity you want to pursue, please apply as soon as possible.
This job comes with several perks and benefits
Enjoy a free catered lunch with your colleagues, every day.
Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.
Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.
Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.
Peckish after lunch? We got your back with soft drinks, treats and fruit.
We want to take you from good to great.