FP&A Analyst

Job description

Would you like to work at a fast-growing tech scale-up where you have a chance to directly impact the business and develop yourself at the intersection between finance and business? Then ChannelEngine is where you want to be!

We are looking for an ambitious finance/business analyst who will help us understand the path to our big hairy audacious goal.

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing SaaS solution, offering leading brands, distributors and retailers of all industries a solution to connect their systems to international marketplaces and sales channels while optimizing sales, minimizing time, and maximizing profit and reach. It offers brands, distributors, and retailers an automated order and return system to bring their sales to the next level.

Your Challenge

You will be responsible for extracting insights and learnings from the organization while working alongside multiple stakeholders to support their business challenges with critical thinking and creative solutions.

What you’ll be doing

  • You will be using business insight and technical knowledge to define, develop and deliver analytics solutions to stakeholders;

  • You liaise and work closely with the Business Intelligence team to continuously uphold a world-class Performance Management analytics universe;

  • Work with stakeholders to work out forecast models and key expense/investment drivers;

  • Validate product and project investment business cases and prioritization;

  • Monitor critical metrics in coordination with the business leaders;

  • Follow up on performance and prepare daily/weekly updates;

  • Ensure quality, accuracy and integrity of information stored in our reporting, enabling a single source of truth and streamlining our processes;

  • Provide in-depth understanding of the business by translating variances in KPIs, WC elements and macro-economics into actions.

Job requirements

What you’ll need

  • A bachelor’s degree in finance, Economics or Accounting related studies is required, or an equivalent of 1-3 years of financial analysis experience;

  • Highly advanced technical skills in Excel and must be able to analyze and manipulate large sums of data;

  • The ability to make insights actionable through effective use of tables, graphs and other great visualization techniques in excel and through powerpoint/google slides;

  • Strong analytical skills with ability to multitask;

  • Intellectual capacity to digest complex information, see trends and analysis through data;

  • Strong and proven ability to plan, organize and prioritize own workload, and able to meet deadlines;

  • Proficiency in English;

  • Availability to work 32-40 hours per week;

  • Eligibility to work in the Netherlands without visa sponsorship.

Personal attributes

  • You are driven and passionate about delivering results;

  • Generally positive thinking;

  • You are proactive and willingly take ownership of problems and opportunities;

  • You take pride in what you do and always assume good intent.

What we can we offer you

  • Our awesome company and culture! We are a young, vibrant and international company playing a leading role in the world of e-commerce and online marketplaces;

  • An interesting industry: marketplaces are booming, therefore our company is thriving!

  • This is a new role in a brand new team, so you’ll have the opportunity and room to implement your bright ideas together with your colleagues;

  • Personal and professional growth alongside a fast-growing company with international plans and lofty ambitions;

  • Great colleagues to work with! We are a fun and energetic mix of people who enjoy the work we do and the people we work with!

  • Work within an enthusiastic, multi-cultural team, where your opinions are valued and encouraged;

  • Free healthy (and slightly less healthy) snacks, the widest selection of tea you’ve ever seen, and exceptionally good coffee to keep you well fueled throughout the day;

  • An attractive pension scheme.

About ChannelEngine

ChannelEngine is a fast-growing, e-commerce SaaS solution. We help brands, retailers and wholesalers find millions of new customers by connecting them to the biggest marketplaces around the world.

Our story began in 2013 when it became undeniable that marketplaces were going to be one of the most critical components of the global e-commerce industry. We saw an opportunity to make these powerful platforms available to every business, and now ChannelEngine offers a complete, user-friendly, marketplace management suite with seamless integration, enabling businesses to expand their reach internationally. Our clients include Bugaboo, Hunkemöller, Brabantia, Bosch, JDE, and Reckitt, to name just a few.

ChannelEngine is growing at a rapid pace and currently covers channels in Europe, North- and Central America, the Middle East, and Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to cover the globe. For this, we need to expand our teams with diverse, adventurous and ambitious people who want to shape the world of e-commerce with us. In case you have uncertainties whether you are fully qualified for this role but feel this might be the chance for you don’t hesitate and come and find out!