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Business Analyst – Finance & Operations

What you will do

As a Business Analyst in our finance department, consisting of the CFO and Chief of Staff, you will drive and professionalize our finance processes in a rapidly scaling organization. Furthermore, you will have the opportunity to work on various more technical and product-related cost projects, such as cloud cost analysis and operational efficiency, where you will create insights and drive improvements. Furthermore, you will work with our operations and product expert teams on efficiency, for example, on FinOps – cloud financial management. Finally, you will support creating crisp reporting and insights for management and investor reporting.

In addition, you will also be working on the following:

  • Drive our financial processes, such as customer invoicing and revenue management with our sales team, purchasing, budgeting, working capital administration and control, subsidy management and reporting, accounting (key contact person for our external bookkeeper), reporting etc.
  • Identify improvement opportunities in our current financial processes and tools, drive organizational changes, and set up new processes and tools where needed.
  • Set up and drive efficiency roadmap with the organization, e.g., with product expert teams performing cloud cost analyses and driving efficiency roadmap.

What you bring

  • Proficiency in Dutch both verbally and in writing – either native or fluent.
  • BSc, MSc or higher, preferably in finance, data analytics, business, economics, or econometrics.
  • 1 to 3 years of finance experience, preferably as a consultant or analyst.
  • Proactive and pragmatic problem-solver, passionate about analytics and finance and with technical/software affinity.
  • Effective collaborator and strong project management capabilities, you get things done.
  • You know how to create intelligent reporting to get insights from data and are a strong communicator, verbally and written.
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and changing scope.
  • You’re a self-starter and able to ask for help.
  • Strong personal development ambition, open to feedback, embracing opportunities to grow.

What you will get

  • A very ambitious scale-up: just raised Series A from an international consortium of investors in the sustainable energy industry.
  • The opportunity to directly impact sustainability and the energy transition in a senior role.
  • Being part of a mission to make the world more sustainable by reducing losses in heating: the most significant opportunity for cities to decarbonize.
  • A competitive salary with a variable incentive (SAR) on top.
  • An excellent benefits package including a public transport card and fantastic team events.
  • A great scale-up dynamic with a high-performance culture while having fun (drinks, offsites, sports events) and a unique opportunity to shape your path in a fast-growing team.
  • We invest in your personal growth – the team is competent at coaching, mentoring and development, entirely focused on you (and not on completing some rusty HR process).
  • Opportunity to work 80% in combination with studies (e.g. CFA)

Apply for the job

Do you want to join our team as our new Business Analyst – Finance & Operations? Then we’d love to hear about you!

We do not accept any unsolicited resumes from professional staffing/recruitment companies.

NOTE: This position is only open to those permitted to work in the Netherlands.

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  • Company: Gradyent
  • Published: 7th March 2023
  • Closing Date: 11th April 2023
  • Country: Netherlands
  • Type: Full-time
  • Seniority: Entry-level Contributor
  • FinOps Certifications Required: None