Platforme

CORPORATE FINANCE CONTROLLER

Full-Time in Porto, PT - Finance

Company

Platforme is a Portuguese technology company founded in 2015, counting with Farfetch's founder and CEO José Neves among its founders and investors. Headquartered in the heart of Porto, with teams in London, Paris and Los Angeles, it currently counts with 30+ employees.

Our technology brings a new way for people to interact and buy fashion products, across several channels (e-commerce, retail, embedded experiences, among others). In addition to it, PlatformE is defining new processes and tech tools across the entire value chain in order to enable made-to-order and more sustainable ways of production.

We have worked with over 25 brands from several industries, including the two largest luxury groups worldwide (Kering and LVMH) which comprise well-known brands such as Gucci, Dior, Fendi, Ermenegildo Zegna, Sergio Rossi, Emilio Pucci, and Nicholas Kirkwood.

We’re proud of delivering polished tech products and never compromise on quality. This means that we highly value great customer interactions, and not only technological excellence, which we deliver early by nurturing a constant flow of new ideas.

'PRE PLATFORME'
SEARCHING FOR SOMEONE THAT HAS/IS:


- At least 5 years of professional experience in finance/treasury;
- University degree in Business Administration, Finance or Economics
- Fluent in both English and Portuguese is mandatory;
- Expert knowledge of cash management;
- Knowledge of Portuguese markets, regulatory framework and other financial institutions;
- Solid experience with planning and budgeting processes, bookings/revenue forecasting, interpreting and reporting business performance results;
- Strong financial modelling skills in Excel and a deep understanding of business metrics;


WOULD BE GREAT IF

- Knowledge of British markets, regulatory framework and other financial institutions;
- Experience in digital innovation and / or project management is a plus
- SAGE Cloud and SAP Business One experience will present as a one-step further in the inclusion
- A curiosity to learn and take initiative to solve problems independently
- Strong critical thinking, organizational, interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills
- Experience working in a dynamic, rapidly changing environment

If you see yourself in the above, then, considering PLATFORME could be right for you!

'DURING PLATFORME'
THIS WILL BE PART OF YOUR WORK

- Direct report to the VP of Finance, working in a nuclear team of four people and outsource support;
- Financial Control and Legal and Statutory Administrative Supervision on PlatformE’s investment;
- Daily interact with PlatformE’s teams, supporting decision making and helping in budget compliance;
- Evaluate and follow, from a finance perspective, the group projects and processes, defining KPIs to support decision making;
- Manage Treasury bank accounts, including Cash Flow Control, ensure the compliance with Treasury policies, procedures, and controls;
- Support digitalization and automation projects and the implementation of new tools and methods in the Finance Activity;
- Support official audits;


WHAT WE OFFER

- Bulletproof healthcare insurance
- Premium gym membership
- Vibrant, young, and informal office, located in trendy downtown Porto
- Fully equipped kitchen with snacks, drinks, fresh fruit... and coffee or tea
- Opportunity to study new languages
- Great salary package, starting in a range of € 30K/year - ...


'AFTER PLATFORME'
THIS IS WHAT YOU WILL LEARN AND CONSOLIDATE


- Leverage your expertise in a broad range of Treasury and Trade Finance topics;
- Fully understand the idiosyncrasies of a Software as a Service Business in the Start-Up environment;
- Consolidate Finance and Accounting methodologies and knowledge;
- Reporting and Control on Investments
- Play a key role in planning, provide insight into business performance, support strategic decision-making