VP Finance (m/f) for AppLift

Berlin, Germany


What we do:

We’re here to solve a problem faced by all mobile app marketers: how to find the best possible users for their apps at the best possible price. By connecting mobile app marketers with over a billion users worldwide through our performance-focused technology, we enable them to acquire just the ones that will help them to achieve their business goals.

Your Responsibilities:

  • You are a part of our top management team
  • You are a leader and builder: You coordinate and allocate tasks within the team and you are the driving force for the growth of the finance team
  • You shape the organization with financial strategy and support operational strategies with reliable data and analysis
  • You are fully responsible for all global finance functions and teams: Accounting, Reporting and Controlling, Treasury, Compliance and IT with 15+ FTE
  • You provide timely, accurate and reliable financial information to management
  • You drive the company’s financial planning and forecasting of revenues, profits and cash flow
  • You prepare and provide high-quality reporting to internal and external stakeholders
  • You are in charge of internal cost controlling, cash management and the monitoring as well as the optimization of KPIs
  • You ensure compliance with our governance requirements - preparing and executing on shareholder and board matters
  • You maintain and continuously develop our international corporate set-up including transfer pricing schemes
  • You manage and develop relationships to banks and other service providers
  • You are responsible for a tight global A/R and A/P management according to the needs of our business
  • Continuous alignment and execution of our global hedging strategy
  • Design and implement highly scalable, fault-tolerant processes
  • Proactive management of external and internal risk factors
  • Preparing annual reports according to HGB and IFRS. Managing the audit process end to end with the help of tax and accounting service providers
  • Continuous development of our accounting set-up in line with demands of the organization
  • Coordination of legal matters with the support of 3rd party lawyers
  • Supporting management with due diligence and M&A work
  • Responsibility for IT systems together with our Admin Manager
  • Responsibility for special projects, currently focusing on executing a privacy framework

Our Requirements:

  • 8+ years’ experience in Financial management covering accounting, treasury, corporate finance and controlling
  • Management and leadership experience with teams of 10+ people; hiring and building teams
  • Responsibility for an international company set-up and experience with setting up international transfer pricing frameworks, monitoring and structuring group shareholdings and agreements
  • Analytical mindset, process and numbers-driven
  • Strong execution skills: Defining and executing roadmaps with high efficiency in complex and fast-paced environments
  • Attention to detail and eye for accuracy
  • High energy level
  • Attitude to bridge fast-paced and dynamic start-up culture with financial rigor and professionalism
  • Experience with governance and shareholder relations
  • Business, economics or finance degree from a top university
  • Fluent in English and German
  • Fun to work with
  • Experience in working with international teams is a plus
  • IFRS Experience is a plus
  • CFA/MBA or other additional qualification is a plus

What We Offer:

  • Join one of the top mobile advertising companies worldwide
  • Benefit from working with some of the most experienced professionals of our industry and constantly grow with us
  • Enjoy startup perks (our lounge area, gaming in the office, team events, free drinks and many more) in a stable and profitable company
  • Be a part of a multinational team (35+ nationalities) that will bring mobile advertising to the next level
  • Take responsibility from the first day and manage projects that will have a significant impact on AppLift’s success
  • Enjoy a competitive salary package and benefit from a tailored career development path

Interested? Please submit your CV and other relevant documents online.