SoundCloud is a next-generation music entertainment company, powered by an ecosystem of artists, listeners, and curators on the pulse of what's new, now and next in culture.
Founded in 2007, SoundCloud is an artist-first platform empowering artists to build and grow their careers by providing them with the most progressive tools, services, and resources.
With over 250 million tracks from 30 million creators heard in 190 countries, the future of music is SoundCloud.
To ensure the finance function can continue to support our ambitious growth plans, we are looking for an HR Controller to join our team in Berlin.
The role :
With the objective to further improve a number of key finance processes, this role is highly cross-functional and will give you insights into a wide range of topics.
Specifically, you will build the bridge between our finance and people teams, helping with the planning and analysis of the financial aspects of compensating our workforce, i.
e. the company’s largest asset. Working with our detailed financial model, you will be instrumental in analysing growth scenarios underpinning our ambitions as we continue scaling SoundCloud.
Inputs into this work will include compensation plans and models as well as components of our employee share option programme (ESOP).
In addition, you will work closely with finance leadership and our business and legal affairs team to level up our investor relations function.
Leading and administering our cap table management tool will be an integral part of this role, serving as the glue that makes finance, HR and legal affairs come together.
Your profile :
Based on 5-7 years of professional experience in finance, you have ideally been close to HR matters for some time. Experience with ERP systems, cap table management and HR systems will serve you well, your strong analytical and technical skills will help you with analyses and financial details, providing valuable insights into a key component of our growth plans.
Based on your background, you are comfortable with finance speak, but can also communicate the essence to others. Experience with process improvements and project management would catch our eye also.
Your approach is open-minded and solutions driven, and as a strong communicator, you would be at ease working with a number of cross-functional stakeholders between Berlin and New York.
If this sounds like you, let us know by sending us your CV and cover letter that provides insight about your experience.
About us :
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at SoundCloud
SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization. With this foundation, we aim to build a social platform and global community for everyone to create, discover, and share sounds.
We acknowledge the challenges in our industry and strive to develop an inclusive culture where individual contributions are valued.
We are dedicated to creating an inclusive environment for everyone, regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, migration background, national origin, age, disability status, or care-giver status.
At SoundCloud you can find your community or elevate your allyship by joining a Diversity Resource Group (groups focused on people of color, LGBTQIA+ folks, and women).
You may also participate in inclusive workshops, contribute to our Cultural Moments series, vote on organizations for the SoundCloud Community fund’s support, and more!