Finance & Strategy Officer

Job description

 

At Growth Tribe we are rapidly growing as an international company. With 150% growth per year, we now count 60 tribers working hard to give the best learning experience to our students.

The Finance & Strategy Officer will be the CFO right hand.

The objective?

To be responsible for the accounting, financial planning and to identify new business opportunities.

As a financial officer at Growth Tribe, you’ll manage invoices sent and work closely with our accounting partner (we have a dedicated accountant from an external company). You’ll try to find opportunities to make the process and communication smoother in order to make everyone responsible for their own expenses.

A financial officer at Growth Tribe also identify opportunities to help to reduce cost inside each department.

You’ll work closely with:

  1. Our IT department, who can help you automate most of your boring tasks

  2. Our Growth Squad who needs you to see the impact of their experiment in our profit margin

  3. Our Innovation Squad who wants to understand how to identify the best and new business model.

Last and most important, a financial officer at Growth Tribe help the CFO in strategic decisions of the company. These decisions include internationalization

strategy and development of new products.

To sum up, your role will be:

  • 30% Accounting and following up with invoices

  • 20% Identifying cost reduction opportunities

  • 20% Improving our current business process and identifying the new ones

  • 20% Managing the budget of all Growth Tribe departments

  • 10% Ad hoc strategy and finance project throughout the organization, including valuation, customer loyalty, internationalization

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Growth Tribe Is…

… Europe’s first Growth Hacking Academy! We’re backed by the Universities of Amsterdam (UvA), Facebook and StartupAmsterdam. We’ve trained 2000+ people with our courses and are the preferred training partner for ING, Transavia, TomTom, Catawiki and KvK.

We offer growth hacking workshops and courses, train growth hackers and help companies create growth engines. Growth Tribe is a collective of experienced growth hackers, lean marketers, data scientists and traction experts.

Your texture

  • 1 to 3 years experience in corporate finance or accounting

  • Never settle for average

  • You want to grow towards corporate finance and strategy

  • Take responsibility for your own work

  • Your heart skips a beat when you hear ‘startup’, ‘self-organized’ and the ‘tech scene’

  • Very organized, great at following up

  • Understand how to talk to startups, freelancers and corporates

  • Good English skills, Dutch is a plus

  • You can handle tough questions even when you don't know the answer

  • You learn super super fast

  • You’ve hunted down a Master degree in Corporate Finance, Corporate Finance, Accounting or something along those lines

  • You looove execution just like we do! Have a positive can-do mentality, and work fast

  • Are available full-time

 

Requirements

 

Your texture

  • 1 to 3 years experience in corporate finance or accounting

  • Never settle for average

  • You want to grow towards corporate finance and strategy

  • Take responsibility for your own work

  • Your heart skips a beat when you hear ‘startup’, ‘self-organized’ and the ‘tech scene’

  • Very organized, great at following up

  • Understand how to talk to startups, freelancers and corporates

  • Good English skills, Dutch is a plus

  • You can handle tough questions even when you don't know the answer

  • You learn super super fast

  • You’ve hunted down a Master degree in Corporate Finance, Corporate Finance, Accounting or something along those lines

  • You looove execution just like we do! Have a positive can-do mentality, and work fast

  • Are available full-time

Your Bounty

  • Access to training with the brightest minds in the ecosystem

  • Access to The Netherlands’ fastest growing startup network

  • An international team with 10 different nationalities and lots of banter

  • A license to develop in the fields you want with a €1500 yearly training budget

  • A brand new office at Amsterdam’s Marineterrein