Finance Development Manager

Helsinki, Finland

Are you an ambitious finance development professional seeking a challenging and rewarding role? Does working for one of Europe’s fastest growing companies excite you? If so, then we would love to chat! 

Role Background

Wolt is a Finnish technology company and we’re best known for our food delivery platform. We’ve grown significantly in the last couple of years, expanding our operations from just four countries across the Nordics, to 23 countries across Europe and Asia today.

Due to our increased growth, we're now looking for a Finance Development Manager, who will be responsible for supporting the development of Wolt’s processes from a finance, accounting and internal controls point of view together with engineers and Finance team. You will work closely with many different people within Wolt, especially our Invoicing & Tax integration, Payments and Fintech team on improving our existing features or implementing new exciting services across different markets.

You will also work closely with the Finance team making sure they get all the required data. You will be the expert within your field and manage various internal implementation projects, while being in the details and coming up with innovative solutions along the way.

What you'll be doing

  • Being the project manager and interpreter between the Finance Team and Invoicing & Tax integration, Payments and Fintech engineers. As a concrete example: our engineers are not accountants, so you’ll need to work with them to make sure we recognize revenue correctly in an automated way.
  • Supporting the Product teams in implementing new Wolt services in different countries; for example, how we could make sure that the new sales and VAT are automatically recorded correctly all the way from backend to accounting in all of our markets
  • Develop, support and document the internal controls and processes together with the Finance team; for example developing and documenting automate finance control environments
  • Initiate and lead the implementation of new initiatives, features and internal processes in the Finance department
  • Be the point of contact for local advisors about local regulations and find solid solutions on how to adapt our current Wolt procedures to these regulations

Our humble expectations

  • Solid background in working as an Auditor and/or Accounting Consultant preferably in a large auditing company, and/or internal auditing and/or accounting-related project manager in a consumer focused company.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or similar.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and project management skills.
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills and the ability to present and explain complex accounting requirements to a 5-year-old without leaving out any crucial information.
  • Innovative in coming up with new ideas and solutions relevant to finance development, which fulfils the local requirements.
  • An understanding of transfer pricing and or/VAT laws is a plus.
  • Fluent in written and spoken English.
  • Must be eligible to work in the E.U.

Next steps

If you are excited about working in a high-growth environment, taking ownership, and being part of an extremely ambitious team, then click below to apply and get the conversation going!

Along with a competitive salary and benefits, you will also be eligible for our stock option plan.

You will fit into a truly diverse team across 23 countries - what really matters to us is a caring and welcoming environment where we embrace uniqueness and celebrate diversity. Experience a company culture where we work on eye level, decisions are made quickly and knowledge sharing, as well as mentoring, is on our daily agenda.

If you have any further questions about the position, you can turn to:

Katariina Komi, Talent Acquisition Partner -

Please note that we do not accept applications sent by mail. You should submit your application through our careers website!

About Wolt

Wolt is a technology company that makes it incredibly easy to discover and get the best restaurants, grocery stores and other local shops delivered to your home or office. Wolt works together with over 55,000 restaurant and retail partners as well as with over 125,000 courier partners across 23 countries and more than 200 cities.

Our apps (iOS and Android) have the industry’s highest reviews, largely because of our customer-centric approach to how we build our products and operations. For example, our customer service team responds in a matter of seconds, in the customer’s own language.

We’ve raised more than €707M in financing from renowned U.S. and European based investors, such as ICONIQ Capital, Tiger Global, DST, Prosus, KKR, Coatue, 83North, Goldman Sachs, Highland Europe and EQT Ventures & EQT Growth, among others.

We’ve also been fortunate enough to receive some appreciation and recognition for our hard work along the way: Apple selected Wolt’s app as their Editors’ Choice, Wired named the company one of the “Hottest Startups in Europe,” Forbes included our CEO Miki Kuusi on its 30-under-30 in Consumer Tech list, and the Nordic Startup Awards named Wolt Company of the Year.

In 2020, the Financial Times named us Europe’s second fastest growing company. We’re still expanding rapidly and are looking for more talented individuals to join us. If you are passionate about cutting-edge technology, great food, and making an impact in your city, then Wolt just might be for you.

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