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Head of Finance



Accounting & Finance
Posted on Thursday, September 7, 2023
Bounce powers a global network of 10,000 local businesses that offer luggage storage, package acceptance, and more. We aim to create the world's largest tech-enabled two-way market platform, seamlessly connecting retail chains and travelers through an intuitive app. Our vision is to serve as the "OS for brick & mortar SMB stores," activating new revenue streams with just a “flip of a switch”.To achieve this, we're seeking dedicated builders who share our core values: innovative, results-driven, scrappy, visionary, and passionate about building a trailblazing company. Bounce is headquartered in Lisbon, Portugal, with a global presence. We are proudly backed by leading Silicon Valley investors, including Andreessen Horowitz and General Catalyst. Our exceptional team ceaselessly challenges the limits of our achievements. Learn more about Bounce's Series A, spearheaded by a16z, here!🧑‍💻 What is this role?Bounce is hiring a Head of Finance. This is an opportunity to set up the Finance Team for all of Bounce! You will be in charge of defining and executing all finance related processes from accounting, FP&A and controlling. You will also be setting up a team, hiring and developing strong talent. You will be partnering closely with Revenue Operations and People Operations. This is a full-time onsite role based out of our corporate office in Lisbon, Portugal.This is a full-time onsite role based out of our corporate office in Lisbon, Portugal.👷🏾‍♀️ What you’ll be doing
  • Accounting - work with outside accountants, supervise and review accounting activities, including month-end close, reconciliations, and financial statement preparation; work on audits, etc
  • Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) - develop and maintain financial models to support budgeting, forecasting, and long-term financial planning
  • Controlling - handling payments, expenses and invoice management and employee reimbursement processes. Identify cost-saving opportunities
  • Treasury Management - manage cash flow and liquidity, ensuring the availability of funds for operations and growth initiatives, and optimize cash management
  • Tax strategy - define tax strategies and monitor tax legislation to ensure compliance, manage tax reporting
  • Building and mentoring our Finance Team - defining hiring strategy, hiring and developing our Finance Team
  • Partner with People Team on compensation planning, benefits, payroll execution, etc;
  • Partner with Supply Team on revenue projections and commission payments;
  • Partner with the CEO on fundraising and investor relations (board decks, investor updates, etc)
  • Partner with the Legal and Operations on insurance projects, contract reviews, vendor management, renewals, etc

✅ Your profile
  • Degree in Finance, Business or Economics, or relevant work experience in the field
  • 7+ years of experience in finance roles - background in financial consultancy, auditing or banking
  • 2+ years of experience in a high-growth tech startup environment
  • Advanced proficiency in Google Sheets
  • Advanced proficiency in financial modelling and analysis
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, and ability to collaborate with and influence cross-functional partners
  • Professional proficiency in English, written and spoken

🎁 We offer
  • The opportunity to contribute to a well-funded and proven startup with ambitious goals
  • Competitive salary and a generous equity package
  • Private health insurance
  • Flexible vacation/time-off policy
  • Vibrant office in the heart of Lisbon, located in the bustling Santos neighborhood!
  • Entrepreneurial culture that encourages pushing boundaries and taking calculated risks as part of everyday operations
  • Open communication channels with management and company leadership
  • Small, dynamic teams = massive impact
  • Regular team trips and rooftop parties
  • Gym subscription and parking allowance
About Working At BounceAt Bounce, we're dedicated to fostering an inclusive environment regardless of gender identity, orientation, or expression. Our mission is to eradicate exclusivity and barriers and encourage fresh thinking and perceptions in a space of belonging. We don't define ourselves by race, gender, or age. We are about people. Without our people harnessing their creativity and innovation, we are nothing.💰 CompensationAt Bounce, transparency and fairness drive our compensation model. We calculate salaries based on market values, career levels, and a flexible stock options package.You will have the choice to optimize your compensation package - prioritize net salary or opt for a larger allocation of stock options. This flexibility empowers you to align your compensation with your financial and career goals. We strive to offer a competitive and personalized compensation structure that encourages shared success.