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Finance Manager

About BEAT81

BEAT81 is a fitness technology startup revolutionizing the way people get fit. By merging the very best of HIIT group training, heart rate technology and expert coaching we are empowering people around Europe, and soon the world, to Sweat Smarter Together! Our outdoor workouts led by fitness experts offer real-time, personalized heart rate monitoring and analytics - transforming the traditional group fitness experience. We think big. We think rebellious. And we're building a world-class team to make BEAT81 a household name in fitness and technology. Join us in our mission to create lasting wellbeing!

About the role

As the Finance Manager at BEAT81, you will oversee our finance operations, along with budgeting, forecasting and controlling. This is a critical role where you will be instrumental in supporting the growth of BEAT81's business in Germany, and beyond!

Responsibilities

  • In cooperation with our external accountants, you will be responsible for legally compliant finance and accounting

  • Create a budgeting and forecasting process, and ensure that business analysis and project cost is presented to top management

  • Handle our accounts receivable / accounts payable processes

  • Handle project controlling (e.g. city and location economics)

  • Create bottom-up budgets and forecasts in collaboration with all the departments within the company, and create cash flow forecasts

  • Work closely together with our external accountant and support future audits

  • Together with the team, you develop the accounting processes for the German entity, as well as future international entities

  • Lead the transition from paper to digital accounting

  • Make payments and refunds

  • Provide assistance in future fundraising activities

Requirements

  • You have a university degree in accounting, finance, or business

  • You have senior experience in a finance and/or controlling role at an accountancy firm, or within a finance department at a corporate or tech start-up

  • You have expert project management skills

  • You have a proven track record of successfully delivering cross-functional initiatives

  • An outstanding motivator and influencer, able to rally various stakeholders to support financial initiatives

  • You have experience working with digital accounting platforms

  • You are highly proficient in Excel (bonus points for SQL)

  • You are exceptionally well organized and very attentive to details

  • Analytical reasoning - you love throwing yourself into spreadsheets understanding what the numbers are, what affects them and how you can achieve them

  • You are fluent in German and English

Benefits

  • Join our mission to build the largest fitness company that is delivering lasting wellbeing in the world

  • Become part of a highly motivated and international team of Europe's fastest-growing fitness technology startup backed by Europe's best VCs and a unique team of fitness experts

  • A high degree of responsibility, autonomy, and impact in a rapid environment with flat hierarchies

  • The right equipment you need to get your work done!

  • Unlimited BEAT81 workouts for you and one family member/friend: we guarantee that you will get fit working here :)

  • Fresh fruit and healthy snacks on tap at the office to fuel your workout regime

  • Regular sports and social team events

We, at BEAT81, believe that a great working environment reflects our diverse world. Everyone is welcome, regardless of gender identity, nationality, sexual orientation, religion, or a secret dislike for burpees.

All you need is a passion for fitness and the desire to be part of one of the fastest-growing startups.

Ready to join the team?

Send your CV and a short intro to [email protected]