You will be overall responsible and take ownership for all Finance-related matters of Kreditech Russia. Your principal customer will be Kreditech's Managing Director Russia, so you will be supporting him in all business decisions with proper financial insight;
You will take responsibility for all local accounting, statutory and tax reporting, as required by local regulators and managed by a reputable outsourced service provider in Russia;
You will be closely involved with the support of headquarters' respective functional managers in budgeting, cost control, profitability analysis, risk monitoring and funding aspects of the local business;
You will take full ownership of local Finance administration issues and manage the outsourced local accounting, statutory and tax reporting process;
You will support our Corporate Finance and Fundraising activities by representing the company on Finance matters in meetings with banks and local institutional investors;
You will also be a partner for other headquarter areas including compliance, payments, and product, being the single face of Finance for Russia;
This is an exciting role for an experienced Russian Finance manager of a consumer finance business with the desire to contribute to building an emerging, but very solid business in an international context;
You are expected to rationalize and professionalize finance-related processes for local and Group Finance management for Russia.
At least 5 years of experience in a managerial position in the Finance Function of a financial services business, preferably with a consumer lending institution or bank, or with a leading audit/ financial services company;
Relevant university / postgraduate degree, ACCA certificate or equivalent (local or international CPA) is welcome;
Deep knowledge and experience in working with IFRS and RSBU;
Familiar with Central Bank and other regulators requirements imposed on financial institutions;
Strong analytical skills;
Experience, interest and aptitude in credit business and generally financial services industry;
Excellent professional communication skills in both English and Russian are a must;
Ability to work effectively, both independently/ self-directed and as a member of a team; attention to detail and timeliness in delivering on commitments; skilled in problem solving, decision making, and conflict resolution; good communication skills;
Desire to work with an international team of professionals who are passionate about their work and projects;
Ability to work in distributed office locations through teleconferences and ability to formulate, present and defend business cases in front of senior executives;
Willingness to travel frequently between locations (Moscow, Hamburg).
The company offers initial extensive training in headquarter to be familiar with processes, people and requirements to enable smooth arrival into newly created position.