• People & Finance
  • Helsinki, Finland


Job description

Have you always wanted to take ownership of all the financial matters in an internationally expanding growth company? Now is your chance to seize this unique opportunity. Take ownership, execute and learn on the central role in growing HoxHunt into a global success story!


We are looking for a Controller to take ownership for all our financial matters. You are responsible for all our financial day-to-day activities and for building scalable international accounting practices and global business operations. You will also work with startup funding, grants and due diligence. This is a central role and you work closely with all our business functions. We have recently opened an office in London, which means that you will mainly work with Helsinki and London related tasks and as we grow also with other expansions. In this role, you will also educate our employees in finance related matters and support our senior management team. 


Because our growth is so rapid, our working environment is also constantly changing. We are looking for a person who loves to solve problems and who relentlessly works with tasks that are challenging but necessary. A precise working style, an eye for detail and a curious nature are seen as strengths in this position. You are brave to question the current state and have a drive to improve the existing practices. 


What you will need as a Controller: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in accounting, finance or equivalent
  • An understanding and a passion to learn international taxation, finance regulations and payroll principles
  • You work with bookkeeping and are now looking for more comprehensive responsibility areas
  • You have a passion for learning and if you face a difficult problem, you deep-dive in to it and proactively find solutions
  • If you see that something needs to be developed or done, you get right onto it and constantly improve the current practices
  • You have patience and work in a systematic way, you aim for top quality in everything that you do  
  • Language skills, spoken and written: Finnish and English

We value previous experience from the startup scene or working at a SaaS company. We also consider international experience as an advantage in this role.


Top reasons why you should join HoxHunt?

  • Cyber security is a growing industry and you will get to be in the frontline to fight against cyber attacks making world more cyber secure.
  • We are a growing company and raised a successful funding round of 2.5 million euros for international expansion.
  • Our team grew with 18 new colleagues last year, this year we are growing our team in the UK and The Netherlands.
  • HoxHunt button can be found on 100 000+ workstations and accounts globally.
  • We value professional growth and learning and support this in various ways.
  • We have a strong company culture and care for our people. 
  • All our employees have an extensive health care.
  • We offer fair compensation and equity option packages.
  • We offer you startup perks, weekly breakfasts, Friday demo sessions and fun get-together activities.
  • Last but not least, we promise you a fun but ambitious environment with a lot of laughter.

Our recruitment process is as follows:   

  • Phone discussion and first meeting with Talent Acquisition
  • Meeting with People & Finance team leader 
  • Homework related to your potential role at HoxHunt 
  • Homework review and team interview 
  • Meeting with the Management team  

If you are interested, please send us your CV and cover letter no later than March 31st. We will interview and proceed with potential candidates right away, so be quick. For more information, please call or send an email to our Talent Acquisition Manager, Ida Husberg-Veikkolainen, mobile +358 40 060 2336 or [email protected]