Financial Operations Manager (f/m/d)

Full time, Cologne/remote, Finance

About us:

We are Homelike, a young and dynamic prop-tech start-up and the largest furnished apartment platform in Europe. Homelike leverages cutting edge technology to provide a best-in-class booking experience for travelers seeking high-quality accommodation for 30 nights or more. With over 85,000+ high-quality apartments in 450+ cities, Homelike offers one of the largest portfolios of furnished apartments for travelers in Europe and we are expanding continuously into new countries.

We’ve raised over $20M from leading VCs such as Spark Capital and Cherry Ventures. Our business has seen double digit growth in 2021 due to the increase of people looking to relocate and work remotely. We have offices in Barcelona, London, Paris and Cologne and were recently voted by Tech5 as one of the β€œhottest start-ups” in Germany!

As a Financial Operations Manager you are responsible for driving our finance team and processes to the next level. Does this sound like your next challenge? Then we are happy to get in touch with you!

How you are part of our success story:

  • Take the lead in designing and implementing financial core processes & workflows
  • Identify and drive areas of improvement in close cooperation with the Finance team and other departments in the company
  • Become an expert on our payment providers and help our company to expand the current payment provider network
  • Drill into strategic organizational & legal challenges (e.g. entry to US market) with a hands-on approachΒ 
  • Support the management team with financial and qualitative insights as well as reports and analyses
  • Be the point of contact for external stakeholders such as legal/tax advisors, banks and state authorities

What you need to convince us:

  • You bring a background in finance and ideally first experiences in project management
  • Ideally, you bring first experiences in the field of payment methods and payment provider to the table
  • You have an action- and solution-oriented mindset
  • You’re able to set priorities and work on the most impactful projects
  • You’re tech savvyΒ 
  • You’re assertive and capable of managing different projects and stakeholdersΒ 
  • You have a degree in Finance or Business
  • At least 2 years work experience in finance or project management

What you can expect from your Homelike journey:

  • Be Entrepreneurial: You can have a huge impact on our product and help disrupt a high growth 160bn mid-term rental market while bringing in your own ideasΒ 
  • Leadership: You are a driving force in a startups professionalization and shape the future of Homelike while you get a high level of ownership, responsibility and autonomy
  • International Environment: Work together with a highly motivated, international Talent Team from 3 different offices and +25 different nationalitiesΒ 
  • Growth & Responsibility: We support your personal development & reaching your career goals in a flat hierarchy surrounding
  • Flexible Working: We offer a modern working environment with trusted working hours and a flexible working remote policy allowing you to work from home/remote or from our wonderful office location in the center of Cologne

Sounds great? It is! So what are you waiting for?

Why are especially YOU a good fit for Homelike?

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Your contact: Lea FrΓΆning

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