Swogo is the world’s first automated bundling technology. We are proud to partner with the most successful retailers around the world in over 25 countries like Worten, El Corte Inglés and Media Markt to help them drive millions in sales with our technology.
Retail Week nominated Swogo as a Top 25 Most Innovative Retail Companies.
Founded in London in 2012, we have opened our doors to Lisbon and we’re looking for the very best to jump on board to change people’s lives through commerce.
About the team and role
You’ll be working closely with the CEO, the wider business leadership team and our investors as we plan to double headcount by the end of the year and continue to scale over the upcoming years.
We are looking for an experienced Finance Director to oversee all financial aspects of our business and drive the company’s financial strategy and planning.
Your responsibilities will include…
- Driving the financial planning of the company by analysing its performance and risks
Establishing and monitor company KPIs
Budget setting with long term vision
Retaining constant awareness of the company’s financial position to adjust business plan accordingly
Cash flow planning
Setting up and overseeing our company’s finance IT system
Developing our investment strategy and work alongside CEO to manage relationships with investors
Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
Partnering with business leadership, acting as an adviser and challenger to ensure business goals, resources and processes are appropriate and delivered
- Proven experience as a director of finance or similar role in a startup
Experience working in an international environment with different profit and cost centers in different markets
Experience with international VAT rules
Experience with venture capital fundraising process
In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws and best practices
Solid knowledge of financial analysis and forecasting
Startup experience with a “roll up your sleeves, put your ego aside” approach
What you will get…
- The opportunity to join a fast-growing and successful international startup
Rewarding work with a high impact - influencing millions of online sales for the world’s most successful brands like Media Markt
Work closely with a team of intelligent and friendly people (with occasional help from our office dog Frank)
Attractive compensation and 22 days holiday