Financial Controller

  • STAT Martial Arts
  • Lisbon, Portugal

Financial Controller

Job description

As Financial Controller of STAT Martial Arts you will be a key member of the management team while reporting to the CEO and working closely with the board. You will run day-to-day operational finance initiatives while ensuring that all internal processes work at scale and provide support to strategic insights and operations such as M&A and risk management. You will also provide insights in investor relations and participate in fundraising initiatives that may come up.

Job requirements

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Determine, execute, monitor and update all reporting needs, both internal and external
  • Assess and allocate budget according to strategy and operational requirements
  • Monitor cash flow related operations and management
  • Regularly issues reports for the Board
  • Take point in all M&A activities in the context of market-entry
  • Provide support in high-value contract negotiation
  • Contribute to some decision-making processes within the Management Team

What are we looking for?

  • Proactive, grit, entrepreneurial, autonomous and problem solver
  • Until 5 years in consulting,  auditing, M&A or Finance
  • Strong business acumen, ability to self teach and general industry understanding
  • Any accounting Certification (TOC, ROC, CPA, CFA) is not compulsory but a good bonus
  • University educated in a relevant program and institution
  • Fluent Portuguese and English; Spanish or any other European language is a bonus
  • Business acumen and experience in general management, business organization and project management
  • Interest or experience with sports and education is a big bonus