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Swissborg

Invest in cryptos the smart way

Oct, 4

Fully Remote

Finance

Europe

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Swissborg

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Financial Controller

We’re SwissBorg, a fintech startup headquartered in Switzerland.

Our flagship product, the SwissBorg app, offers over 450,000+ users the best price and liquidity across 15 fiat and 12 cryptos, as well as giving them the opportunity to earn passive income with our new Smart Yield account. And the community is growing fast, with over $1 billion in assets under management, weekly volume of over 250 million, and over 20,000 Premium users.

But that’s just the start in our mission to democratise wealth management by building products that allow individuals to manage their crypto assets at a touch of a finger. Whether you’re in Andorra or Zimbabwe, and whether your portfolio is worth one dollar or a million, SwissBorg gives you the best tools to learn about digital currencies and manage your wealth.

And this is where you come in...

Mission:

We are looking for an experienced, confident, and result-driven Financial Controller to manage and improve SwissBorg financial performance. You will be part of a team of professionals working to maintain order and transparency for the company's finances. The ideal candidate should possess exceptional numerical, analytical, and problem-solving skills, be detail-oriented and be well-versed in accounting principles. You will play a big role in SwissBorg growth and success. The goal is to contribute to the financial strategy of the business and be instrumental in the development of internal control policies and procedures.

Please note this is a fully remote role for a candidate who can be based anywhere in European timezone.

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What you might be doing:

Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget, financial forecasts, identify results, report trends and variances
Contribute to company financial strategy and decision-making processes
Coordinate the preparation of regulatory financial reporting
Ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
Research technical accounting issues for compliance
Streamlining accounting functions and operations
Evaluating and managing risk
Coordinating audit processes
Develop and document business and accounting policies
Asset protection by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls

What you might bring:

Advanced degree in accounting, finance, or a related field
Minimum 5+ years of accounting and finance experience
Accounting qualification is a plus
Strong focus on controls and processes
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Auditing experience a plus
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficiency in accounting software, if possible with Xero
Excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively across the organization
Fluent in English written and spoken is a must
Have both keen attention to detail and the bigger picture in mind
Ability to work independently in a virtual, global organization

Why you should apply:

- Freedom to build up the company that you’ve dreamed of
- Learn with (cool) experts in finance, engineering, AI, psychology and business
- CHSB bonus based on our meritocratic system
- We'll provide you with a Macbook and a cutting edge tech stack to help you do your best work
- Flexible work hours
- Annual team retreats with colleagues around the world.
- Continuous learning and development opportunities

Oh and are you planning on having a kid? That’s great! We have a bunch of those: you’ll get time off to enjoy that (other) adventure!

At SwissBorg, we embrace diversity. We strongly believe that getting to the best outcomes requires different perspectives and backgrounds. We’re committed to openness, curiosity and creating an inclusive culture as we know that diverse teams build better products and generate better ideas. We strongly encourage applications from everyone regardless of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status.