Finance Associate

Job description

About us


At Holded we’ve been working towards making life easier for small businesses since 2016. It’s an exciting time to join us, having just closed our Series B round at the end of 2020, we have now raised a total of $25m from world-class investors including Elaia (Criteo, Mirakl), Lakestar (Facebook, Spotify & Airbnb) and Nauta Capital (Socialpoint, Privalia). This year we expect to grow the company from 75 to 150 employees. We are hiring across departments and offer multiple growth opportunities in one of Spain’s and Europe’s leading scale-ups.


Our mission is to create a smart business management solution that covers all areas of business. We replace manual processes with intuitive software to run and automate your business operations, covering Invoicing, Accounting, HR, CRM, and Project & Inventory management We are building a global company, and are looking for passionate people who strive to be the best at what they do.


Join us and help us reinvent the concept of ERP!

The Role

We are hiring an Associate to take Holded’s Finance team to the next level!


As a Finance Associate, you will work with our VP of Finance, as well as the Accounting team in addition to coordinating with all other departments. The role will cover financial reporting, FP&A, treasury, stakeholder management, and much more.


We are looking for someone with a strategic mindset, confident with numbers, experienced in financial analysis, with critical-thinking, organization, and great interpersonal skills, as well as an ambition to grow inside a fast-growing startup.


You will be expected to:


  • Play a lead role in the financial planning and reporting processes including yearly planning and monthly and quarterly reporting to the board of directors
  • Partner with the accounting team and other company directors on the monthly close process, analysis of results, reporting, and forecasting
  • Initiate, drive and implement improvements of processes; constantly look to invent and simplify
  • Provide key business insights, quantifying risks and opportunities
  • Design and build new dashboards, spreadsheets, and presentations to report and monitor performance metrics striving for accuracy and updating with changes in the business
  • Lead the compliance and legal functions, liaising with our external lawyer
  • Liaise with key external partners and stakeholders including investors, (existing and prospective) as well as banks and suppliers. We are hiring an Associate to take Holded’s Finance team to the next level!

Reporting

This role will be reporting to Felipe Tunnell, VP of Finance.

Requirements

About you

You have the ability to understand Holded’s business model and strategic goals while also being very detail-oriented. The role will get deep into the numbers, crunching data, performing analysis, making recommendations, and providing the key information that the leadership team will need to make important decisions. We are looking for a self-starter, driven individual who enjoys collaborating with various teams and is looking to continuously learn and grow.


  • You have strong analytical and people skills
  • You’re looking to work in an unstructured environment and contribute to optimizing processes
  • You have previous experience in Finance, Investment Banking, PE/VC, or have carried out a similar role in a startup before
  • You have experience in financial analysis, budgeting, forecasting and reporting
  • You are very organized and proactive
  • You have a strategic mindset, as well as an ability to roll up your sleeves
  • You are fluent in Spanish and English
  • You have previous experience in a startup environment


Extra awesome

  • Fluent in French, German or Italian
  • Experience in M&A transactions and/or fundraising
  • Experience in a startup environment
  • Experience in a Finance Team
  • Experience in SaaS


What it's like to work with us:

  • Permanent contract
  • Flexible working hours
  • Short work-day on Fridays
  • Free catered lunch
  • Free English/Spanish lessons
  • Referral program
  • Continuous Training: annual budget for training for each employee
  • Fully equipped kitchen with snacks, drinks and fresh fruit, and specialty coffee
  • Top-notch work equipment
  • Office in front of the sea with ping pong, pool table, PlayStation…
  • Interesting projects and a great work environment
  • An excellent opportunity to grow with the company
  • Discounts on gym membership

At Holded, we do things differently. There’s no corporate nonsense, and no old-fashioned hierarchy. Instead, we work in self-sufficient, autonomous teams. Think of them like start-ups within a start-up that learn from each other.


We didn’t start Holded to be another software company. We started Holded to be epic, and you can be part of it!


This might not be the job for you, but perhaps you have a friend who would be a perfect fit. If that’s the case, feel free to send them this link: https://jobs.holded.com/o/finance-associate.


Thanks!