Chief Financial Officer

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Be part of a fast-growing scale-up in the midst of global expansion

Wehype is a marketing technology company connecting brands and gamers through influencer marketing on YouTube and Twitch. Since the start in 2016, we have more than doubled in size every year working with global brands like Tencent, Bytedance, Electronic Arts, Logitech, Ubisoft and many more.

We are looking for a prestigeless and solutions oriented person with an exceptional drive to join our global expansion journey. As CFO you are responsible for building out Wehype’s finance department and developing a strong financial infrastructure that effectively supports the company’s rapid growth. In addition, you will also work closely with the CEO on business development and financial modelling.

Wehype in short

👾 30+ employees (more than 18 people hired in the last 12 months)

🚀 More than 200% revenue growth in 2021

🕹 Delivered more than 13 000 influencer activations across 40 countries

🌍 A global-first company with strong traction in Europe and early traction in NA and Asia

⚡️ Backed by some of Scandinavias most reputable investors

What you will do

  • Drive the company’s financial planning
  • Be part of the management team and drive the companies international expansion with clients, payment structures and revenue streams across the globe.
  • Work closely with the CEO on business planning and financial modelling
  • Manage the financial and KPI reporting within the company and for the board
  • Perform risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments
  • Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks
  • Control and evaluate the organization’s fundraising plans and capital structure
  • Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations
  • Manage future M&A activities
  • Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies

Who you are

  • 5+ years of work experience as CFO, Head of Finance or similar role
  • Experience with best-practice and scalable processes for annual budgeting, monthly forecasting, and KPI reporting
  • Track record of supporting funding rounds (equity/debt) of high-growth startups
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers
  • A doer! We are a company in rapid growth and you will need to be comfortable in a fast-paced ever changing environment
  • Prestigeless
  • BSc/BA in Finance or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus

Plus if you have

  • Track record of driving IPO and/or M&A processes
  • Background within advertising, marketing, influencer marketing or relevant field
  • A passion or strong interest for gaming & esports
  • Experience from SaaS-companies
  • Experience from Start-up and Scale-ups

Perks & benefits

  • Premium work gear to get the job done
  • Gaming stations at work
  • A team that will do everything to help you succeed in your role
  • Wellness grant to cover your gym/training costs

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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Why work at Wehype?

  • It's inspiring!

    Everyday at Wehype, we work with the most talented gaming creators in the world. We are constantly breaking new grounds when it comes to interactive content within gaming & esport.

  • The hype family

    Being part of Wehype, is being part of a family. We treat our colleagues, clients, creators and partners as family. We regularly host company dinners at the office, meetups with our creators and fun activities with our clients.

  • The gaming lifestyle

    Did we mention that we are passionate about what we do? This does not only reflect the amazing people working at Wehype, but also the gaming setups and the frequent Switch tournaments at the office. 🎮

  • We help you relocate

    Are you thinking of relocating to Sweden and work with us? Don't worry, we will help you through the whole process and make sure you get here as smooth as possible. 🌍

Culture & Perks

Wehype is a workplace built around the passion for gaming. We focus on hiring a diverse team, always encouraging applicants from all demographics, background and cultures, everyone with the joint passion and drive to further develop the gaming community.

At Wehype we offer unique perks and benefits; Group Training Sessions, Boarding Game Nights, Gaming themed AW's, Free Everyday Breakfast - to name a few.

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