Manager Markets Finance Southern Europe

Land : Deutschland Deutschland

Bundesland : Berlin

Stadt : BERLIN

Berufsfelder : Finanzwesen

Vertragsform : Festanstellung

Arbeitszeit : Vollzeit


This role sits in Business Finance Organization (BFO) and forms the key interface between Finance and the Businesses.

We are looking for a Manager Markets Finance who will support projects contributing to the long term success of the Southern Europe region. In this position, you will contribute to the success of the region by standardising business processes, bringing reporting to the next level to provide greater financial transparency, and building business cases to provide data driven recommendations for the business. The candidate will bring strong financial and analytical skills combined with a great commercial understanding of the business.


At Zalando, our vision is to be inclusive by design. And this vision starts with our hiring - we do not discriminate on the basis of gender identity, sexual orientation, personal expression, ethnicity, religious belief, or disability status. You are welcome to leave out your picture, age, or marital status from your application. We only assess candidates on their qualifications and merit.

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support you throughout the hiring process.

do.BETTER - our diversity & inclusion strategy: https://corporate.zalando.com/en/our-impact/dobetter-our-diversity-and-inclusion-strategy

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  • You'll proactively collaborate and consult with relevant business and finance teams to identify risks & opportunities and work together to solve problems in an efficient way.
  • You'll analyse performance and audit your business with weekly and monthly key performance indicators.
  • You'll support on routine financial reporting by preparing performance reviews for senior management
  • You'll work autonomously with our data, ensure data accuracy and create reports and maintain existing ones in close collaboration with key stakeholders.
  • You'll run ad hoc analyses, prepare business cases, and optimise business processes
  • Furthermore, you'll collaborate closely with the business, challenge and influence their decisions to identify challenges, and implement best practices to drive value and our long-term growth

  • You have a Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • You come with 4-5 years of experience in Finance or in an analytical business role
  • You persuade with your advanced knowledge in common BI tools, MS Excel, Google Workspace and data modelling, knowledge of SAP and SQL is preferable
  • You have strong analytical skills, dive deep into numbers where needed at the same time keep an eye on the bigger picture and connect the dots
  • You come with a proactive mindset, hands on and eager to continuously learn and improve with an ability to solve problems quickly and in a structured manner
  • You convince with your excellent communication skills and are comfortable to connect with stakeholders to understand business needs and to share your view to colleagues on the basis of concepts and facts
  • You have an excellent command of verbal and written communication skills in English
If you think you have what it takes, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet every single requirement. You may just be the right candidate for this or other roles!


Zalando provides a range of benefits, here's an overview of what you can expect. Ask your Talent Acquisition Partner to learn more about what we offer.

  • Employee shares program
  • 40% off fashion and beauty products sold and shipped by Zalando, 30% off Zalando Lounge, discounts from external partners
  • 2 paid volunteering days a year
  • Hybrid working model with 60% (or more) remote per week, actual practice is up to each team to best support their collaboration
  • Work from abroad for up to 30 working days a year
  • 27 days of vacation a year to start
  • Relocation assistance available (subject to prior agreement)
  • Family services, including counseling and support
  • Health and wellbeing options (including Gympass)
  • Mental health support and coaching available
Learn all about Zalando and our values here: https://jobs.zalando.com/en/?gh_src=22377bdd1us

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.