Financial Planner (d/f/m)

Department: Controlling Team
Office: Ableton AG / Germany / Berlin
Schedule: Full-time

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Your mission

As financial planner you will be the primary point of contact for questions regarding Ableton Group’s financial health. You will have an in-depth knowledge of the companies’ financials and make sure that key stakeholders understand how their individual contributions add up to Ableton’s financial health. You will be integral to building Ableton’s collaboratively owned, rolling financial plan. Along the way, you will adjust for business needs that result from our ever-changing and growing environment.

Your role

You will be responsible for creating Ableton Group’s financial plan and keeping it up-to-date. This includes:

  • Coordinating up to 30 teams across four entities in three time zones.
  • Collecting and challenging input from stakeholders.
  • Performing forecasts and projection independently.
  • Interpreting and analyzing the necessary data.

You will work with our cross-functional stakeholders and ensure they understand the financial impact of their respective area, as well as our overall financial health. Where needed, you will work with individual teams to ensure alignment on specific solutions.

You will present the results of your analyses to the executive team and key stakeholders through written reports and presentations. You will raise questions and initiate discussion where needed.

You will continuously optimize the processes and tools for understanding and governing Ableton’s financials.

Your profile

Your skills and knowledge
  • You have experience in company-wide financial planning for a mid-sized company over a period of at least three years, ideally in a soft- and hardware company.
  • You can create financial plans and analytical tools manually.
  • You are familiar with company-wide processes and have interacted with a variety of stakeholders across different teams.
  • You understand a business's health holistically and have presented reports to senior management.
Your personal strengths
  • You have excellent communication skills.
  • You’re approachable and can coach stakeholders with non-finance backgrounds in applying complex finance solutions.
  • You are able to come up with flexible and creative solutions that suit your stakeholders’ needs.
  • With your proactive attitude you’re able to decide on a course of action independently, and see which solutions provide the greatest value.

What would make you stand out

  • You are familiar with agile methodologies.
  • You are a proficient user of Tableau.
  • You are an active user of Ableton’s products.
  • You have experience with rolling plans.

About Ableton

Here at Ableton, we come from a wide range of cultural and professional backgrounds. What connects us is the shared belief that each of us has the skills and knowledge to contribute to something big: helping to shape the future of music culture.

We’re passionate about what we do, and equally as passionate about improving who we are. We work hard to foster an environment in which people can grow both personally and professionally. We believe that diverse groups of people make better teams. We’re committed to increasing diversity in our workplace and providing equal opportunity throughout our recruitment process.

With us, you’ll work in a relaxed but dynamic environment, surrounded by people who love music and technology. You’ll be creatively challenged, encouraged to develop and improve, and you’ll become part of an expanding, diverse company.

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