Chief of Staff ( f/m/d)

Berlin, Germany

Job description

At Upvest, we are building the financial infrastructure of tomorrow. Our vision is to create a world in which any asset can be owned and traded digitally by anyone, anywhere. Our bold long-term view is backed by Europe’s largest tech VCs Notion Capital, Partech and HV Capital. Today, we count 28 talented people from 14 different countries and we want to keep expanding our team of Upvengers.

Your mission:

As Chief of Staff you will work closely with and provide decision-making support to the Founder & CEO Martin Kassing, by focusing on strategic analysis and operational excellence. We’re looking for someone excited to change the status quo of things, by shaping the long-term strategy and creating cross-functional impact within the organization.

This role will give you the opportunity to:

  • Conduct strategic analysis on pricing, competitors, products and go to market approaches
  • Support on OKRs, its alignment internally and tracking of key results
  • Take ownership of business modelling for budgets, monthly reporting and case specific analysis
  • Prepare product and sales presentations for key stakeholders and fairs
  • Provide support on new PR releases, public speeches and opinion leadership

Requirements

  • 3-5+ years prior experience, ideally in investment banking or top tier management consulting
  • First fintech/startup experience preferred
  • You speak three languages fluently: English, German, and Excel 🙂
  • You love to prepare presentations that tell a story and convey their message
  • A strong passion for capital markets and new fintech trends
  • Self-starter with outstanding interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills

Why Upvest?

  • Exciting opportunity to build the future of digital securities!
  • A young, dynamic and fast-growing startup with flat hierarchies and open communication
  • As we strongly believe in personal development, we offer private coaching sessions and educational budget
  • A modern office in the heart of Berlin Mitte, a brand-new Mac, flexible working hours, option of working from home, regular off-site events, free drinks/snacks and many more…
  • We measure our performance with the help of OKRs and love to celebrate our successes
  • A relocation package with visa support

Our values:

  • Think Fearlessly, Act Fast: We embrace the accelerated pace and ambiguity of building a business on the frontier. We take risks and look forward.
  • Be Street Smart: We are always tuned in to what is going on. With ourselves, our team, our users and the market.
  • Step Up, Stand Together: Every individual is prepared to speak up for what they believe in and stand together as a team to deliver the result, even when the going gets tough.
  • Low Egos, High Expectations: Although we take our work seriously, we don’t take ourselves too seriously. We have hunger and humility in equal measure.

If you want to build the financial infrastructure of tomorrow, a new challenge awaits you!