FP&A Team Lead (f/m/x)

If you aren't completely confident that you fit our exact criteria, please reach out anyways. Humility is a wonderful thing - we're at least as interested in your character as in your talent.

Our fast-growing technology startup sennder is revolutionizing road freight logistics by making it simpler, quicker, and more cost-efficient to move Full Truck Loads across Europe. Shippers get real-time GPS tracking on all shipments, and business analytics to improve their supply chain. You can learn more about us here.  

The FP&A Team Leader is based in our Berlin office.

Your challenge will be:

  • Oversee the company’s corporate planning, budgeting, forecasting, annual and long-term planning with the support of key departments (e.g. Sales, Ops, Engineering & Product ,etc.)
  • Provide accurate, timely, and actionable financial reporting and key business metrics to cross-company operating teams
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing market data
  • Participate in strategic finance projects (e.g. M&A, Debt/Equity financing, capital allocation etc.)
  • Build bottom-up analyses to drive better investment decisions and optimal resource allocation
  • Develop strong relationships with stakeholders and collaborate with business leaders to become a trusted advisor 
  • Track strategic and financial objectives and gain key insights into spend trends
  • Devise and continuously improve the group wide budgeting schemes and financial and operational forecasts
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing market data
  • Manage a team of 2 analysts 

To get there you will need:

  • You have 6+ years of experience in a FP&A department; preferably from growth-tech companies 
  • You have 3+ years of experience in a managerial position 
  • You have strong analytical and financial modelling skills with sound accounting knowledge (IFRS is a plus)
  • You have prior working experience with Budgeting & Planning tools (e.g. TM1, Adaptive, Oracle Hyperion etc.)
  • You have prior working experience with data visualization softwares such as Looker/Tableau and ERP softwares as well; Oracle knowledge is a plus
  • You are proficient with Excel and posses advanced modelling skills
  • You have strong communication and presentation skills 
  • You are self-driven, organized, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • You have excellent English skills, verbally and written; German is a plus
  • You have a BA/BS in Business, Finance, Economics, or equivalent

What we will be offering:

  • A part of an international company with office locations in 7 different countries
  • Be a part of an international team from 40+ nationalities at HQ Berlin office
  • Structured promotion process in order to give everyone the same chance to grow
  • Structured regular feedback process enabling personal development
  • Employee’s well-being: in-house gym, unlimited snacks, drinks and fruits
  • Countless opportunities to connect within and outside of work with regular team events and trips, partnership events with other companies and local organizers

At sennder GmbH we value commitment, team spirit, and your personal and professional development. Our mission is to offer our teams a diverse work environment by fostering a very friendly atmosphere and an energetic company culture. We enjoy to build and nourish long-lasting friendships across teams and often come together to plan fun events and activities.