Group Vice President (m/f) - Financial Planning
The highly successful InsurTech wefox was founded in Switzerland in November 2014. It successfully operates across Germany, Austria and Switzerland. wefox is customer centric and utilises an ecosystem of key brokers and insurance companies to meet customer needs of trust and simplification. By combining the most advanced technology with traditional insurance consulting know-how, wefox has already managed to acquire more than 250,000 customers.
Lead the strategic development of the group-wide finance function for the next big step of growth in revenue and geographic spread - organizational design, IT / FinTech strategy, Reporting and Governance.
Analytics / Data driven decision making
Lead strategic financial planning process alongside the group leadership; and translate into medium term financial targets for business units
Provide business decision-making input and preparation to group leadership
Prioritize opportunities and resource allocations. Act as a sounding board for the Group Leadteam on the resource impact and feasibility of horizontal and vertical expansion ideas. Enhance the decision-making processes across the group.
Provide clear and timely insights towards the Group CFO and the group leadership in business performance. Provide sound business advice based on factual understanding of the business situation and environment.
Budgeting, Forecasting, Reporting and compliance:
Manage group cash planning and liquidity process
Ensure that financial planning and budgeting processes across the group are completed and tracked through budget variance management process
Ensure high standards of control and compliance to corporate governance standards
Manage relationship and ensure compliance with group auditor
Lead strategic tax planning and corporate planning for the group
Ensuring that all the finance, reporting and accounting duties across the group are completed and comply with country and company standards
Previous budgeting and forecasting experience as well as strong accounting skills
Knowledge of FinTech / IT landscape to lead scaling up
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including presentation skills.
A data-driven mindset to track performance and allow for fact based planning
Self-starter who takes initiative in implementing goals and effectively handles concurrent demands
What We Offer
We are a diverse team and we are happy to see all applicants regardless of their origin, sexual orientation, confession, age or physical limitation.
A multi-disciplinary role with opportunity to manage your own path to success
Full responsibility for your role – from day one
Outstanding chances to develop your own ideas – and make them work
We support your professional development initiatives
An employer promoted company pension scheme
An open-minded and passionate team spirit devoted to innovation
We are looking forward to receiving your application digitally. Please include a cover letter, CV, and any relevant certificates (ideally as one PDF file) as well as salary expectations and your availability.
Your contact person for this opening is Mr. Christian Richter