Corporate Finance Associate (f/m/d) Germany

SIGNA Sports United • Germany

as soon as possible

SIGNA Sports United (SSU) has built the global #1 sports e-commerce & technology platform with market leading positions in Bike, Tennis, Outdoor & Team Sports. We are leveraging our unique tech and operating platform to power our leading online shops like Fahrrad.de, Bikester, Probikeshop, Tennis-Point, Outfitter, and many more, and to provide solutions to industry partners, including end-to-end e-commerce as-a-service solutions for brands and federations, connecting and enabling offline specialist retailers and integrating with digital sports communities. 

We recently announced to go public through a business combination agreement with Yucaipa Acquisition Corporation (NYSE: YAC). The combination also includes the acquisition of the WiggleCRC Group, one of the largest online bike retailers globally, currently owned by Bridgepoint. 

The combined entity will become the largest pure-play sports e-commerce and technology platform company by revenue, with expected net revenues of approximately $1.6 billion in the financial year ending on September 30, 2021, serving over 7 million active customers, 1,000+ brand partners, 500+ connected retail stores, and more than 15 million sports community users globally. 

Are you a sports enthusiast with a passion for e-commerce and technology? If so, come join our growing Corporate Finance team! 


We are looking for a Corporate Finance Associate to help us scale our Group Finance function in Berlin.

 

What you will be responsible for

  • Conducting in-depth financial modeling and valuation
  • Supporting the execution and integration planning of M&A opportunities
  • Preparing board and investor materials
  • Assessment of financing options
  • Working closely with our management / entities to support strategic projects

What we're looking for

  • Passion for e-commerce and technology
  • Strong communication skills in English and German
  • Self-starters willing to take ownership of a project
  • Ability to co-ordinate with multiple stakeholders
  • Results oriented, effectively prioritizing and multitasking, able to work with tight deadlines


Qualifications

  • A Bachelors or Masters degree
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience in investment banking or consulting, preferably covering TMT sectors
  • Strong financial modeling and presentation skills
  • Strong understanding of accounting concepts

 

What you need to know

We celebrate diversity and are committed to building teams that represent a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

We at SIGNA Sports United believe that our team-spirit burns brightest when we're together. We also believe in flexible working models. As such, we provide a place for you to come, work and collaborate in any of our offices in the country you are employed in. And of course, you can work from home if needed.

#LI-Remote

 

 

About us

In Finance we reckon we have some of the most exciting jobs in SIGNA Sports United. Why? 

We announced that we will go public through a business combination agreement with Yucaipa Acquisition Corporation (NYSE: YAC). The combination also includes the acquisition of the WiggleCRC Group, one of the largest online bike retailers globally. The combined entity will become the largest pure-play sports e-commerce and technology platform company by revenue, with expected net revenues of approximately $1.6 billion in the financial year ending on September 30, 2021. We are front and center as our businesses get ready to be listed at NYSE. And, even better: there's more acquisitions to come – there is always lots to do! So we're looking for passionate numbers-geeks who are blessed with team spirit, bring proficiency in what they do and have passion building the future global Sports Tech Ecosystem.

 

Our benefits

Fast paced company with exciting challenges

Flat hierarchies and fast decision making

Highly self-organised and autonomous way of working

Open and transparent international company culture

Exciting Combination of Tech and Sports e-commerce

Very dynamic environment with sport-enthusiastic colleagues

Contacts

If you have any questions please send us an email

 

Convinced?

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