Business Builder with financial background

Region:

Antwerpen

Organisation:

 Start-Up in Antwerp

Function:

Right now we are looking for someone that shares our entrepreneurial drive to build and grow businesses.

Consider this a start point for the role:

1. Impact the organisation’s strategy actively

  • Contribute in optimizing our business model
  • Analyze and manage investment opportunities
  • Set up and execute expansion plans
  • Analyze our most complex business issues and come with well thought-out solutions

2. Lead the organisation’s finance & business operations

  • Manage our financial and fiscal affairs (e.g. monthly dashboards, forecasts, analysis)
  • Design, implement and improve process flows and tools supporting the team (e.g. invoicing flow, expenses flow, resource planning)
  • Coach our self-steering teams in finance and budget management
  • Manage our legal work (mainly client contracts & negotiations; in collaboration with external legal counsel if applicable)
  • Oversee IT and other support activities

3. Contribute in client projects

  • ad hoc: advise customers in terms of strategy, business cases for innovation projects, analyzing investment opportunities, …

Requirements:

  • Relevant education (eg Master in Business Administration, Applied Economics, Commercial Engineering, …
  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience for this role (e.g. as business analyst, business development, entrepreneur, scale up coach, financial consultant, finance manager, investment manager, M&A advisor, expansion manager, operations manager,…)
  • Being financially savvy is critical.
  • Having knowledge of Belgian law, fiscal rules, etc is a strong plus.
  • Strong entrepreneurial drive and can-do attitude.
  • Very analytical and accurate
  • A strong business (development) mindset
  • Brings structure and planning in a team of creatives (Excel is your best friend)
  • Easily combines strategic and operational aspects
  • Outstanding communicator in Dutch and English
  • You are open-minded and embrace our unique culture
  • You dream about working in an ambitious startup context with 30-40 people

Offer:

You want to be part of a leading innovation & design agency where you can:

  • have a strategic impact and be part of an ambitious journey
  • work in an international team of highly talented and motivated innovators
  • take full ownership of ideas and bring them to reality
  • eat healthy breakfast & lunch every day at no cost
  • receive an attractive reward package
  • enjoy Funky Fridays,
  • unlimited coffee and refreshing energy drinks
  • work at standing desks while listening to your company-provided Spotify account
  • walk around barefooted on our amazingly soft carpet floor
  • bring your whole self
  • learn everyday and truly develop yourself

Contact:

Profiel Kristof

Kristof Vandenhende

Business Manager