At Getsafe, we are an insurance company that creates a better insurance experience for everyone. Powered by its unique technological platform, Getsafe makes insurance simple, fair and accessible. As Getsafe replaces complexity and manual paperwork with smart bots and automation, customers can file claims or change their coverage in real time with just a few clicks. 

Since launching in Germany in 2018, Getsafe has become one of the best-rated insurtechs in Europe, serving over 550,000 customers. After expanding to Austria in 2022, and entering the French market last year, Getsafe is looking to take profitable growth in 2024. 

Headquartered in Heidelberg, Germany, with an additional office in Berlin, the company employs more than 230 people. In 2021, Getsafe received its insurance license from Germany’s financial regulator, BaFin. With more than €120 million raised to date, it is one of Europe’s top 10 funded insurtechs.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:

Join the Getsafe team as the Head of Finance and play a pivotal role in steering the financial functions of our company. We are seeking a dynamic professional with expertise in budgeting, reporting, controlling, steering and overseeing operational finance functions. As a key leadership figure, you will also serve as a strategic sparring partner for the CFO and other key executives, contributing to strategic financial decision making and to strategic initiatives such as fundraising and M&A.

YOUR MISSION:

  • Lead the elevation of the controlling system including transparency on financial metrics, cost control and budgeting initiatives as the Head of Finance at Getsafe, demonstrating profound expertise in financial strategy
  • Support diverse functions as leader, including accounting, controlling, treasury and risk management, ensuring seamless integration and alignment with company goals
  • Serve as a strategic sparring partner for the exec team, engaging and driving discussions that will contribute to the overall success of the company
  • Represent Getsafe and the finance team in partnership with external stakeholders including auditors, investors, banking, and other business partners, enabling clear and precise collaboration
  • Foster collaboration with key internal stakeholders, acting as a partner in guiding financial decision-making processes

ABOUT YOU:

  • Proven track record in building, managing and motivating high-performing finance teams with a focus on collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement
  • You can take fast decisions based on data and are strong at executing them throughout the organisation
  • You don’t accept the status quo and always try to radically simplify and improve the way we spend and manage our budgets
  • You make use of the data insights you have in your Head of Finance role and influence the organisation to focus on its strategy and follow its mission
  • Bringing comfortable fluency in both German and English

ABOUT US:

Customer Empathy 🤝
Aligning our vision with every interaction, we simplify insurance, maintain transparency, and build togetherness and trust with our customers.

Absolute Ownership🔛
Pursuing excellence relentlessly, taking full ownership, and ensuring everyone knows their role to contribute to our mission.

Day One Mindset 🌱
Constantly optimising, thinking ahead, and inspiring greatness to build a scalable and impactful future, we strive to continually act as pacemakers.

Driver Team 🏎️
United by respect and an inspiring mission, we communicate effectively, collaborate positively, and drive success as equals.

PERKS & BENEFITS:

  • Remote, hybrid or office? The decision is yours! Work where and how you want in Germany. Our modern offices are centrally located in Berlin or Heidelberg. 
  • Workation? Enjoy the possibility to work up to 90 days abroad in the EU. 
  • Participate in our employee stock ownership program and secure your company shares (VSOPs)
  • Grow with us and use your personal Getsafe budget for personal and professional development
  • Use the Getsafe insurance voucher for the product of your choice
  • Apple or Microsoft? Choose your individual hardware
  • Celebrate with us! Regular team events (summer party, Christmas party, hackathon, etc.)

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