Director of Finance (m/f) for zeotap

Berlin, Germany


zeotap is a premium data collective that makes large-scale, deterministic data assets easily accessible to the digital advertising market and other industries for better decision making. 

zeotap has partnerships with major telecom operators and other large enterprises around the world. With robust data security and best-in-class consumer privacy controls at the core of its solution, the company ensures data owners’ interests are protected. At the same time, data buyers gain access to unique, high-quality, diversified datasets from a single trusted source.

The company was founded in September 2014 and has received more than $20 million in investment from New Science Ventures, HERE, Capnamic Ventures and Iris Capital. It also counts luminaries from the telecoms, big data and advertising industries among its strategic business angels and advisors. 

zeotap has earned several distinctions for its solution, including the i-Com Global Mobile Award 2016 and a Special Corporate Award by FMCG giant Unilever. It currently has offices in Berlin, New York and Bengaluru, with additional presence in Madrid and Milan.

We offer exciting opportunities in our growing team for senior leaders as well as the very best young talent. If you are passionate, proactive, ambitious, adaptive, allergic to politics and keen to grow both yourself and your company at light speed, you would be a great match for our culture.


Responsibilities:

  • You own, oversee and manage all key financial areas, including, but not limited to financial planning & cash flow management, investor reporting, set-up and growth of controlling, accounting (steering) & transfer pricing, supplier negotiations and M&A / execution of future funding rounds   
  • You perform company building, e.g. operational & legal setup set-up of new global entities and offices, optimizing existing set-ups and streamlining financially-related processes
  • You will select and on-board your own team as needed over time according to global company growth across our entities and offices
  • You will join our senior management team and will discuss and evaluate existing business and shape and impact future decision making from a financial perspective


Requirements:
  • 5+ years of work experience and relevant knowledge in corporate finance, accounting and or auditing in mid to late stage start-ups
  • Past work experience in management consulting or investment banking is a strong plus
  • 2+ years leadership experience
  • Good knowledge in international accounting
  • Sharp analytical mindset and strong conceptual skills
  • Strong negotiation skills and experience
  • Very good communication skills, fluent in English, German is a plus
  • Based on extreme ambition and drive, it is a no-brainer for you to act pro-actively and independently
  • You are a big fan of high-speed execution and understand that getting your hands dirty is the absolute minimum
  • You are able to very quickly adapt to changing circumstances
  • You love data and believe in the positive impact it can have across industries for Social Betterment
  • Experience in mobile advertising & big data / telecommunication ecosystem is a strong plus
  • Among top 5-10% BA or Master’s Degree in Business, Economics, Information Technology or similar field

What do we offer?

  • Possibility to grow into a Chief Financial Officer role
  • zeotap is the very first company globally that has built cross-carrier data monetization models across markets, achieving powerful scale at high-quality. Become a key member in this very ambitious environment with a clear long-term vision and strategy
  • Join a highly diverse team that values trustworthiness, agility, and a pioneer spirit
  • We are very selective on our people, both on performance and cultural fit: You will enjoy working with the very best talent that are working together in a team
  • Work with very driven entrepreneurs and a network of global senior investors across telco, data, advertising and technology
  • A platform for you to grow yourself with maximum speed with zero political obstacles and make real impact
  • Enjoy competitive remuneration and an attractive benefit package, including becoming a shareholder

Sounds interesting? We’d be happy to receive your CV.

Looking forward to hearing back from you,

The zeotap team