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Head of Regulatory Reporting

Berlin, Germany · Finance

Team Description

We are growing our finance team and we are on a mission to improve SumUp’s regulatory reporting strength. We are looking for a Global Head of Regulatory Report to design and implement a proactive financial regulatory function, in order to lead communication with different authorities and create a global strategy to help bring SumUp to the next level.

What you’ll do

  • Establish and assure a proper team for the Regulatory Reporting function

  • Review, streamline, and oversee the automation of manual regulatory reporting processes and reports

  • Answer for a timely and accurate submission of all financial regulatory reports globally with a special focus on filings for European regulators 

  • Review all regulatory reporting, including capital returns and financial statements prior to submission to regulators and other governmental institutions;

  • Assess, develop and maintain proper controls associated with regulatory reporting function globally

  • Communicate issues with appropriate data owners and local accounting teams. Monitor and track issues to ensure timely and appropriate resolutions are achieved;

  • Stay up to date on new and evolving regulatory reporting requirements, assessing the impacts, and ensuring compliance for accurate reporting;

You’ll be great for this role if

  • 12+ years of experience in finance and accounting ideally in the financial services industry (banks, fintechs, etc);

  • At least 5 years of experience in senior financial roles with exposure to regulators and senior management;

  • You can make sense out of regulation and develop processes and frameworks to compile new reports and enhance existing ones;

  • You have strong business acumen, analytical and numerical skills and an ability to engage stakeholders;

  • You are ready to build connections with various global teams for a single goal/result;

  • You have experience working with data and delivering financial reports;

  • You have excellent Excel modelling skills;

  • You are a true Leader: previous experience in team management is mandatory;

  • You are fluent in English - you'll be part of a truly global organization!

Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 2000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents.

  • We get together regularly for breakfasts, team events, office parties and sports.

  • You’ll receive a budget for attending conferences and external training. 

  • We offer a corporate pension scheme, 28 days’ paid leave, free German and yoga classes, subsidised Urban Sports Club membership and other great benefits.

  • We offer visa and relocation support for you, your family and even your pets.

  • You’ll be based in the heart of Berlin, one of Europe’s leading tech hubs and most vibrant cities.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating tools that help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, colour, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

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