Senior Controller / Finance Professional (f/m/d)

Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland DHL Global Forwarding, Freight req84117 27/09/2019
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Saloodo!’s mission is to deliver modern technology solutions that enable small & medium companies to get instant access to trusted road freight providers so they can focus on their core business. Customers benefit from fast transport offers, transparent prices and real-time status updates from pick-up to delivery. We simplify our customers’ daily business by providing a single and convenient interface for tracking, documentation, and payment - giving them end-to-end control of their shipment processes within a single platform.

We are looking for a Senior Controller/Finance Professional to join our dynamic finance team and help us building the digital future of logistics. You will be performing all finance-related tasks for Saloodo including: accounting and audit coordination, financial reporting & budgeting, business analysis, steering of process optimizations and automation in operational finance.

What you’ll do


  • Lead month-end activities and follow policies to assure accuracy and completion of financial audit
  • Run and steer monthly reporting as well as annual budgeting process for Saloodo and support in optimizing content, timeliness and quality Steer other adhoc projects within the finance functions
  • Deep-dive into Saloodo P&L, Balance Sheet, Net Working Capital and Cash Flow and manage the related actions

  • Coordinate A/R and A/P reconciliation management

  • Business partnering with heads of operations, marketing and tech team to enable business decisions

  • Interface for all finance related questions that occur in daily business or through business expansion into new products and markets

  • Guide the team in respect of accounting treatment for non-standard transactions

  • Alignment of all tax relevant topics with corporate tax expert


  • Support CFO with design and implementation of new optimized processes for the overall finance function
  • Oversee all topics with regards to automation or outsourcing of manual processes
  • Steer other adhoc projects within the finance functions

What we expect

  • We are looking for a professional with the attitude of an entrepreneur who is willing to work in a dynamic, fast paced and flexible start-up environment

  • You have a high degree of independent work style as well as motivation and commitment to drive the organization to the next level

  • You have demonstrated the ability to work in teams and communicate effectively

  • You have strong analytical skills and the ability to quickly understand complex business problems

  • You have proven track of team leaderships and project management skills

  • Very good knowledge English, basic German skills of advantage

  • Very good knowledge of MS Office, especially excel;

  • SAP knowledge required

  • You have at least 5 years of work experience in corporate finance/controlling, business development, or consulting

  • Experience in logistics sector of advantage

  • You have minimum a bachelor’s degree in finance and/or accounting or similar degree

What we value

  • Individual development: You seek to continuously develop yourself with the latest technologies, languages and frameworks.
  • You enjoy working in a dynamic environment where the process is fluid and creative solutions are
  • Trust & Transparency: You can learn from your mistakes and improve every day. We embrace small-scale failures as a path to large-scale success.
  • Teamwork: This does not mean agreeing all the time, but being able to take other's point of view into account and reach compromises when needed
  • Data-driven: Data-backed factual proof trumps seniority in determining which path to take

We are looking forward to your online application. Please contact Kristina Gondova ( if you have any questions to the position.

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    DHL Freight GmbH

  • Beschäftigungsart

    Unbefristet Vollzeit

  • Arbeitserlaubnis erforderlich


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