Starting Date: as soon as you are available - we are open to wait for the right candidate
Established in 2010, we have built our way up to becoming a leading tech investor in Europe with a portfolio of over 25 companies in different growth stages from all over Europe. We are passionate about backing visionary, and exceptionally talented, founders. Besides this we have been fortunate to work with founding teams of companies, such as Pipedrive, Stripe, Detectify, Wandelbots. Our approach as a VC is very service-oriented, providing full support through a proactive partnership, such as operational help in core business development tasks and support in HR and recruiting processes. We believe that you need the best talent to build the greatest companies and therefore is HR a core functionality at Paua Ventures.
About the role:
As VP of Finance (m/f/d), by working shoulder to shoulder with the fund's partners, you will complement the Investment team with your broad experience in the field of Finance. You will manage several service providers (accounting, tax etc.), making sure that our funds run properly and that we optimize the way we operate internally. Additionally, you will own our investor relations efforts and support the investment team in making financing rounds happen. Finally, you will work also with our portfolio companies, sharing your knowledge.
On a day-to-day basis, you can expect the following:
Ideally, you have worked in a Startup, Venture Capital or Company Builder before
You are at your ease owning tasks and processes from start to finish
You are well organized, have excellent time management and can easily juggle the needs of different stakeholders that can trust your judgement
You are an effective communicator who can collaborate with a variety of work styles and personalities of internal and external key stakeholders
You have very strong communication skills, both written and verbal (English and German language proficiency is a must)
Most importantly, you have a can-do attitude and you are able to match the energy of the founders we strive to back
Does this sound like you? Then we’d love to hear from you! Please send us your CV and let us know about your earliest possible starting date.
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