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Summer 2021 - Strategy Associate Finance Intern

Berlin, Germany · Interns/Working Students

Start date: June 1st, 2021

Length: 3-6 months, 40h/week

As our Strategy Associate Finance Intern, you’ll join a small team around the CFO and Co-Founder – you'll be at the heart of SumUp’s decisions about finance and strategy and can help to shape the firm’s future. There’ll be no such thing as a typical day as you’ll deal with various challenging tasks. This role can offer you a diverse learning experience with virtually unlimited growth potential. 

What you’ll do

  • Work on projects with high priority to achieve the firm’s strategic goals.

  • Collaborate with different teams within the finance team (like Corporate Finance and Corporate Development) and across the entire organisation.

  • Be involved in a diverse range of projects – previous projects involved M&A opportunities screening, strategic growth initiatives support, launch plans for expansion, or financial modelling of SumUp and competitors.

You’ll be great for this role if

  • You have a track record of being a high achiever in different areas, demonstrated by an excellent academic record and practical experience in fast-paced environments (tech start-up, investment banking, management consulting, or comparable).

  • You have a fixer and doer attitude and are comfortable with ambiguity and unprecedented challenges.

  • You have a curious mind and the drive to make an impact.

  • You’re a strong and efficient communicator, verbally and in written, convincing people to help you on your projects. 

  • You’re a hyper-logical thinker, you are able to manage multiple priorities concurrently, professionally, efficiently, and follow-through on multiple high-priority initiatives seamlessly.

  • You’re legally allowed to work in Germany.

Why you should join as a Future SumUpper

  • You'll receive support from our Future Talent Department focused on supporting our Interns and Working Students during their journeys.

  • You can take part in internal development workshops designed to support our Future SumUppers during their careers.

  • Paid internship opportunity.

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

  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact as we work in flat hierarchies.

  • You'll attend global offsites and regular team events.

  • We offer free German and yoga classes, subsidised Urban Sports Club membership and other great benefits.

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.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.