Finance Director

Job description

Join Channelengine as our Finance Director and help us become the number 1 global marketplace integrator. In this role you will have a profound impact on the success of Channelengine through acting as a true finance business partner to the organization.


ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors, and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to the most important international Marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time, and maximizing profit and reach.


In this role you will be at the start of defining a growing finance team to support the international growth of the company. You will touch all aspects of finance, from P&L to Balance Sheet, Cash flow and Funding. Reporting to the CFO, you will be responsible for Financial Planning & Analysis, Finance Business Partnering, Treasury and Strategic projects (e.g. M&A).

You act as the analytical engine of the company to provide insights and with your entrepreneurial mindset you drive business decision making and problem-solving.


Your challenges

  • You lead the execution of Financial Planning (lean, accurate, and timely) and Management Reporting, including investor and Board reporting

  • You deliver in-depth meaningful analysis of business performance to support fact-based, sound business decision-making

  • You proactively manage business performance, to achieve strategic objectives, meet business and financial goals and grow business value

  • You will ensure proper cash and liquidity management through cash flow planning and reporting

  • You identify and control treasury related risks and analyze opportunities for hedging, treasury operations, and banking

  • You work on strategic projects and secure timely deliverables and measurable benefits

Job requirements

What does ChannelEngine have to offer you?

  • High growth environment: Experience a fast pace and expanding global organization

  • Expert team: Profit from a communicative, inspiring, and a highly experienced international team

  • State-of-the-art technology: Work on the latest business models, technologies, and tools

  • Skill development: Get challenged and develop your professional skills by taking over responsibilities from day one!

Who are you?

  • A minimum of 7 years of work experience in business control and corporate finance in fast pace international environments

  • University or higher qualification in BA, BE, Finance. CIMA / CMA preferred

  • A strong understanding of E-commerce and preferably SaaS solutions

  • You are excellent and advanced in excel and tech-savvy in relation to business (Slack PM systems, Gdrive) and finance systems (ERP, planning)

  • You have proven Project Management and Change Management experience, incl. preferably M&A projects

  • Experienced in communicating with senior-level executives, investors and excellent Stakeholder Management skills

  • Strong quantitative and financial analysis skills

What is ChannelEngine?

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors, and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to most important international Marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time, and maximizing profit and reach.


ChannelEngine's story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most important elements of the global e-commerce market. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to any business. Our 15+ years of e-commerce experience helped us build the most complete marketplace management suite and now, 7 years later, we facilitate the sale of over 6 million products from 2000 brands to over 100 marketplaces. Our platform is used by many strong and well-known companies. Some of the many great names we work for are JBL, Bugaboo, Brabantia, Brunotti, Hunkemöller, RB (Finish, Airwick, Durex, Nurofen), Body & Fit, Nelson, Libbey, Signify, Staples, Polaroid, and many more.


ChannelEngine is growing at an extremely rapid pace and currently covers Channels in Europe, the US, Canada, and Mexico and is currently on a mission to cover the globe.


Do you like change and innovation? Are you looking for high-energy and driven people to work with and achieve ambitious goals together while having fun? Are you ready to grow with us? Don’t hesitate to send in your application!