Do you want to lead ever-growing international teams?
Do you work with the future in mind and an eye for detail?
Are you excited to get involved with one of the hottest startups in Germany?
Kreditech is the DIGITAL LENDING company which provides easy, fast access to online loans to consumers worldwide through its web and mobile services. The convenient & fast consumer services are backed by a sophisticated credit scoring process using the powers of machine learning algorithms and big data infrastructure.
80 coworkers in Hamburg, more than 100 worldwide, make this happen. We’re a close team of creative, brilliant individuals from twenty-six countries all over the world, working with cutting-edge technology to create a global leader in 21st century, DIGITAL LENDING.
Sounds like a dream? It gets better. Kreditech is a place of innovation, speed, high growth, high performance, and high reward. We don’t follow tradition, we write our own rules, and we bring in the best people to build up the team. If you want to be a part of this, here is your chance.
Join us as our Head of Country Management! In a nutshell: You will be responsible for managing country managers + teams in 6 different markets while reporting to the global top level management.
Directs the development of strategic and business plans consistent with the established mission, vision, core values and strategic plan of the organization, and assist with their proper execution.
Participates in the development of the company’s strategic plan.
Evaluates need and recommend opportunities for business development and expansion in any given market
Provides leadership to ensure best utilization of resources in obtaining corporate goals, regulatory compliance, and compliance with corporate policies
Provides leadership to anticipate future personnel needs of the country teams and assists with some hiring decisions
Ensure the needs and concerns of the country managers are evaluated and taken care of
Establishes and maintains partnerships with third parties to promote smooth operations
Engages in other outside activities consistent with the organization's responsibilities in the community and the industry.
Reviews and evaluates the countries’ performance on a continuing basis and provides direction for modification of systems and/or implementation of new systems.
Support, communicate, reinforce, and defend the mission, vision, values, philosophy and culture of the organization.
Mentor, guide and coach those directly reporting to them in order to expand their capabilities and build management depth in the organization.
A Master's degree preferred or Bachelor's from a top University with a focus in Business Administration, Finance, etc
Ideally you have gained team leadership and project management experience in a competitive environment, such as startup, tech, consulting, banking, sales, etc.
You are very familiar with Powerpoint, Excel and ideally have some technical background in mySQL
You are vitally concerned with and have strong experience in ecommerce, online finance, or something related - you know the ins and outs of working online. This is a must!
You have a strong understanding of KPIs and an analytical mind which loves these
You work well with people and have a clear, open method of communication. You can manage diverse, international teams.
You are really driven to excel at everything you do and to bring the company forward with every decision you make
You have a strong backbone / personality and a good sense of humor
If this is interesting for you, contact us today! You can get in touch with us through our Jobvite platform by clicking on the following link: https://hire.jobvite.com/j?aj=o3FQYfwg&s=gruenderszene . All we need from you is a CV - a short letter of motivation is optional. Please note, we don't accept email applications.
Unfortunately EU immigration law only permits us to accept candidates without an EU work permit if their profile and applicable work experience is exceptionally strong by the criteria listed above, so it's best if you already have a work permit valid in Germany.
And on top of that ...
Kreditech wants to take good care of its employees - we want to make sure that working is exciting and productive. So to keep the team happy, Kreditech offers a modern, chic office located in the ever-growing Hafencity in Hamburg. Inside, you'll find a coffee machine to quench your thirst, snacks when you're hungry, XBOX to play when you need a break, a ping-pong table when you need exercise, and scooters to take you from one side of the office to the other in a flash. Outside, we make sure you can keep fit with a gym pass, or offer you a Metro pass to help with the commute. All in all, you're in good hands at Kreditech.