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Talent Acquisition Lead Finance

Berlin, Germany · People

SumUp is scaling fast. In the past two years, we have doubled our headcount globally, both in our existing offices and in new locations around the world. The ability to attract and bring top talent on board, while cultivating our company’s culture, has become one of the core success drivers of our global business.

As part of our Finance team,  you’ll play a key role in shaping the business in one of the fastest growing technology companies in the world. You will attract the right talent and ensure candidates have an amazing experience while getting to know SumUp. 

If you’re excited about empowering small business owners around the world, we’d love to hear from you.

What you’ll do:

  • Design and coordinate the implementation of recruitment strategies for SumUp’s global Finance team to deliver our ambitious, scale-up, hiring targets.

  • Collaborate with senior leadership, including board members, in multiple geographies for key hires.

  • Amaze our candidates with all the possibilities we can offer at SumUp.

  • Lead Talent Acquisition projects in diverse areas: candidate assessment, candidate attraction, interviewer and candidate training, recruiting analytics and whatever great ideas you may have.

  • Provide insights about the market and our hiring needs to our Employer Branding and other teams.

  • Determine strategies to ensure a diverse and inclusive workplace culture.

You’ll be great for this role if

  • You love recruiting, and you can't think of anything more critical for a company than to hire right and fast.

  • You have 5+ years of end-to-end recruiting experience for business areas, being exposed to high complexity roles and different locations. Experience hiring for finance roles is a big plus.

  • You have 1-2 years of informal or formal leadership experience, with good mentoring and coaching skills. Previous experience working with internationally distributed teams is a plus.

  • You speak fluent English - you'll be part of a truly global team.

  • Your hiring managers see you as a true advisor on how to bring awesome people on board.

  • You have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to take initiative and build strong relationships.

  • You’re knowledgeable about sourcing techniques like LinkedIn Recruiter, networking events and Boolean searches.

  • You have strong interviewing skills - behavioural and technical interviews are part of your daily life.

  • You’re results-oriented, easy-going, entrepreneurial and passionate about recruiting.

Why you should join SumUp

  • You’ll have the freedom to drive your career, own projects and make an impact across the company.

  • You will join a company where Talent Acquisition is a top priority for the business.

  • You’ll be part of a company that lives and breathes to empower small merchants around the world.

  • You’ll have full autonomy to propose, lead and implement changes that will up our game.

  • You’ll have flexible working conditions: you’ll make your own schedule and have the freedom to align with the team if you want to work remotely or take time off.

  • You’ll work in a sleek, modern office in either Berlin, Sao Paulo or Sofia.

  • You’ll have access to great perks and benefits: education budget for advancing your career, pension scheme, subsidised food, and gym membership.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to 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 small business owners 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.