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felyx – Head of Finance - Amsterdam

felyx Amsterdam

We are looking for a Head of Finance for felyx, a tech-enabled scale-up with more than a hundred passionate, ambitious, entrepreneurial, and transparent employees. felyx offers a sustainable mobility solution in the shape of E-scooters.  
 
To join felyx in its international growth and to become part of the felyx Leadership Team (LT), we are seeking an experienced (FC, BC and Audit background), motivated and hands on Head of Finance. Are you the one that can take felyx to the next level? 
 

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Position

You will be responsible for implementing the company’s corporate and financial strategy. You will be working closely together with the CFO and the Management Team on one hand, while on the other hand you will be leading the Finance team (FC and BC) and collaborate with other Heads of departments.  

Through engagement with operations, the Head of Finance will provide the analytical and forecasting tools necessary for international growth and provide and improve the reporting, analysis and forecasting necessary for the MT and our stakeholders.  

Examples of your daily tasks will be: 

  • Represent Finance as a member of the Leadership Team 

  • Manage the BNL/DE/FR Finance teams (FC and BC)  

  • Continually improve and speed up the monthly closing and reporting process 

  • Ensure clean audit report 2021 and onwards 

  • Open new countries from a legal, accounting and banking point of view when needed  

  • Maintain the Finance systems roadmap 

  • Advise the CFO on how to improve the Finance processes and implement these. 

Background

We become enthusiastic when you can check off the boxes below: 

  • Possess 10-12 years of relevant financial experience, combined with working in an audit firm. 

  • Manage the FP&A process and setup the financial control function. 

  • Excellent business modeling and accounting skills (Dutch GAAP). 

  • Technically strong, process improver and manager of professionals.  

  • Strong experience of conceptualizing our playing field in multiple different business models; developing the monetization model, scenario planning, developing pricing strategies.

  • Stakeholder management; you are able to be an integral part of the Leadership Team as well as play a strong role in managing external relationships with stakeholders and investors.

  • Have an University degree in finance and extensive experience as RA. 

  • Fluent in English and Dutch, both written and spoken (French and German a pre). 


Your characteristics 

You will be a match with felyx if you can find yourself in the following:  

  • Highly analytical, data driven and strategic, capable of taking calculated risks. 

  • Experienced in scaling up companies rapidly across borders. 

  • An exceptional manager, who is driven to take and guide the Finance team to a higher level.  

  • A team player with a ‘get shit done’ mindset. 

  • Problem solver, who is able to work in a dynamic environment. 

  • A 'growth mindset' – entrepreneurial inside out. 

  • Not afraid to make decisions fast and able to work under tight deadlines.  

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