One of the world’s leading impact asset managers, Finance in Motion focuses on sustainable economic, social and environmental development in low- and medium- income countries. With well over EUR 2 billion in assets under advisory, the company attracts capital from private investors to leverage public sector contributions. Our funds provide debt or equity primarily for local financial institutions and increasingly for project and corporate finance. We are active in more than 30 countries across Southeast and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa and Latin America, where we foster small business and rural development, green energy production, and natural resource protection.  

Since its foundation in 2009, the company has consistently recorded year-on-year growth and expanded into new regions and topics. Due to this ongoing success, Finance in Motion is seeking a

Working area:

Finance

Location:

Frankfurt am Main

Working hours:

Full-time / Part-time

Manager – Finance (m/f/d)

  • Leadership of the Accounting & Controlling team within the international Finance organization
  • Deputy to the Director of Finance; member of the cross-functional manager forum
  • Optimizing structure and processes in order to increase efficiency and scale operations
  • Preparation of budgets, financial forecasts, profit and loss statements, balance sheets and liquidity analysis (and associated reporting for executive management and the supervisory board)
  • Management of financial investments, tax assessments & tax declarations
  • Calculation of quarterly accruals & management of assets in the accounting system (DATEV)
  • Close collaboration with the compliance department to ensure that regulatory requirements are adhered to
  • Providing advice and guidance to management with regards to all financial issues
  • Point of contact for auditors and for regulatory authorities

What we expect:

  • An excellent track record with relevant professional experience (preferably including change management / project management / system & process implementation and optimization)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to build and maintain good relationships with various stakeholders in a complex, international environment
  • Managerial experience at the team level (1-4 employees)
  • Accounting regulation expertise including knowledge of relevant laws and regulations
  • Relevant experience from working in a BaFin regulated financial institution
  • General knowledge of Financial Markets (Asset Manager Institutions)
  • Degree in economics, business administration, finance or a related field
  • Strong analytical capabilities with the ability to translate concepts into workable solutions
  • Excellent verbal, writing & presentation skills in German and in English
  • Goal oriented & fully committed to delivering high quality results in a timely fashion
  • Demonstrable commitment to FiM’s vision/ mission

What you can expect:

  • An agile, widely diverse international working environment with over 50 nationalities who strive to uphold our start-up spirit and profit from the opportunities of a growing company
  • A job with a great degree of autonomy that achieves real impact through cooperation and joint responsibility
  • A purpose-driven, performance-oriented company culture that rewards above-average results
  • An organization dedicated to providing effective training and upskilling to its employees
Our around 210 employees working from our 17 offices worldwide are dedicated to promoting sustainable development through market-based finance solutions. If you enjoy tackling complex challenges in a hands-on manner and prefer a communication style that suits the flat hierarchies and cooperative mindset we value, we would very much like to hear from you. Please use our online application system to submit your full application including a CV and meaningful cover letter.
Human Resources
Stefanie Zanetti
Tel.: 00 49 (0)69 271035-483