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Head of Finance (f/m/x) - Job - Karriere bei Kerberos

Head of Finance (f/m/x)


We invite you to join us inventing and shaping the emerging world of tech-based compliance. You will take on the exciting task of setting up the company for the next growth phases and steering it in the right direction financially.

For this purpose, we are looking for a

Head of Finance (f/m/x).


  • You are responsible for all aspects of our finance team: planning, accounting, bookkeeping, controlling, taxes and treasury, audit, insurance and purchasing as well as liaison officer for all investor relations. This includes our subsidiary companies as well.
  • You orchestrate and execute all business planning, budgets, and forecasts.
  • You focus on revenue, cash flow, investment, human resources, and sales planning as well as the entire financing process including investor contacts, due diligence, and preparation of negotiations.
  • As the main contact person, you will be responsible for communicating with our investors and financiers and answering all questions regarding finances.
  • The definition and follow-up of action plans to achieve the defined business goals and company objectives are also part of your responsibilities.
  • You ensure the liquidity of the company as well as the compliance with matching maturities, liquidity planning and arranging debt and equity financing.
  • You oversee credit and risk management (including trade receivables, currency risks, interest rate risks, legal risks, liability, and warranty risks, including appropriate insurance coverage).
  • You discuss deviations and changes as well as the financial strategy and direction of the company in close coordination with the management.
  • You are responsible for the long-term development of the Finance Department and manage develop the team.


  • You have a degree in economics, business law, business administration or similar, and already have (initial) professional experience as Head of Finance or as Commercial Manager - preferably also in a start-up.
  • You have experience in financing rounds/phases of a start-up.
  • You have an analytical mindset and good market judgment.
  • Thanks to your strong communication skills, you meet shareholders, authorities, customers, tax advisors and auditors, investors, and other business partners at eye level.
  • You are confident in your profession and in communicating with the relevant stake- and shareholders.
  • You are characterized by a high degree of assertiveness.
  • Entrepreneurial, independent thinking with a high degree of energy and commitment are in your blood.
  • Your high prioritization ability, mental strength and team orientation round off your profile.
  • You are fluent in written and spoken English as well as in German.
  • You take modern, agile, ethical, and positive leadership as a given and lead by example.


  • A fast-growing RegTech company with high technological standards.
  • Diverse and challenging tasks and a lot of creative freedom and responsibility.
  • Employee benefits, such as a contribution to the company pension scheme, job ticket, employee events and a modern remote/on-site mix of work.
  • A modern and balanced work concept in a modern office in Cologne's Rheinauhafen with a wonderful view on the Rhine.


If you are interested in working with us, please apply by using the online application form. 

If you have any questions about the position, please feel free to contact us any time.
We are looking forward to receiving your application!

Kerberos Compliance Management Systems GmbH
Im Zollhafen 24
50678 Cologne
+49 221 650887-60
Head of Finance (f/m/x) - Job - Karriere bei KerberosHead of Finance (f/m/x) - Job - Karriere bei KerberosHead of Finance (f/m/x) - Job - Karriere bei KerberosHead of Finance (f/m/x) - Job - Karriere bei Kerberos
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Scope of activities
Finance accounting and controlling
Career level
Employment type
Full time

Kerberos macht Geldwäscheprävention für jeden umsetzbar und einfach. Wir helfen unseren Kunden bei der Einhaltung aller Anforderungen des Geldwäschegesetzes. Als innovatives Unternehmen setzen wir auf kundenfreundliche, digitale und rechtskonforme Lösungen. Zu unseren Kunden zählen nationale und internationale Unternehmen aus allen Industrien und Branchen.

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