Marketplace Finance Manager

Job description


Will you join us on a journey to disrupt the trillion-dollar travel industry? We are looking for positive and driven people who share our passion for travellers, data and product.


We are looking for a Marketplace Finance Manager to help us with our OTA business unit - allowing our customers to book great hotel deals directly on FindHotel. You will need to assertively develop the finance operations and control of the OTA business unit almost from the ground up, overseeing all aspects of financial and management reporting alongside the financial strategy. We are looking for someone with experience in Marketplace, eCommerce, or ePayment that will work on a varied set of problems while designing a scalable system , most way. You will work with colleagues, our suppliers, advisors, and partners to optimise our payment and funds flow and push the best processes and practices across the company, helping with other ad hoc tasks and issues that may arise.

What you will be doing

  • Control and verify the flow of funds from the source (customer) to the destinations (us, partners, hotels)
  • Account and verify the tribe P&L
  • Ensure all proper financial controls are adhered to and prepare reporting results to the appropriate stakeholders across the business
  • Take responsibility to be the main point of contact for our suppliers, accountants & advisors
  • Be Responsible for modelling forecasts and cashflow
  • Negotiate and improve terms with finance-related tools/ partners (e.g. PSP, fraud protection, etc.)
  • Ensure end to end profitability tracking for each booking (reconciliation)
  • Liaise with advisors, accountants, and tax authorities
  • Create and maintain financial projections
  • Help the OTA tribe with reconciliations and administrative tasks if needed
  • Control and optimize currency conversion across the business model.

Requirements

Who we are looking for

  • Experience in Finance for Marketplace, eCommerce, or ePayment. Experience in facilitating payments is a big plus.
  • First hand knowledge of online payment platforms and processes, including alternative payment methods.
  • Able to create reports from scratch, understand and create optimal processes.
  • Collaborative with an open approach - you will have a desire to contribute to wider team success and be an integral part of an effective team.
  • Someone that appreciates continuous improvements of our controllership framework, evaluates and measures spend efficiency, who would develop to provide controllership to new highs.
  • Experience of supporting strategic and tactical business initiatives, with strong financial acumen
  • A commercial thinker - quick to pick things up and able to zoom out to see the bigger picture.

Why join us now?

  • We aim to help 10M customers book on FindHotel annually by 2023, up from 2M in the past 12 months. We do that using data, transparency & industry-leading features.
  • Our independence from major players in the industry, and the maturity that we have achieved in terms of user acquisition, engineering and product enables us to be inspiring and build customer-centric features that nobody else in the industry will.

Do you want to know if FindHotel is the right place for you? Find out by reading our CEO's blog post.


What we offer:

  • Plenty of chances to learn and grow – you'll be surrounded by some of the brightest minds in the city, be part of a culture that promotes knowledge sharing, trust and transparency.
  • A profitable company with fast growth and a massive scale opportunity, with a great team core built from years of investment. We are not a rocketship that was launched yesterday but a maturing organisation that reached product-market-marketing fit and is enjoying clear economics of scale at nearly 100% YoY revenue growth in 2021.
  • A great compensation package + perks and benefits (including significant share appreciation rights - read why we offer SAR)
  • Flexible time off (take as many holidays as you need) and a chance to work remotely - we measure results, not time spent in the office.
  • You will be part of a highly international team that enjoys work, eat & play together in one of Amsterdam best office locations.
  • We value good food and offer catered lunches from various cuisines, great coffee, ice cream in the fridge and the occasional bbq in our garden and company events in Amsterdam and abroad.
  • A budget for your dream home office.

We encourage people from all ethnic groups, genders, sexuality, age and abilities to apply. If this job description resonates with you, we want to hear from you!