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About us

Puzzel is a fast-growing B2B SaaS company. We are playing in customer experience (CX) with a focus on omni-channel customer service platform (‘CCaaS’) with the flexibility and scalability to support smaller enterprises and global corporations. With headquarters in Oslo, Norway and offices in the UK, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Bulgaria, we have over 20 years of pure cloud experience. We deliver a complete customer service platform with a proven track record. Puzzel was recognised as a Challenger in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Contact Centre as a Service for the fifth consecutive year.

When joining our team at Puzzel you are empowered to learn, lead and perform at your best, shaping the future of how companies engage with their customers to provide the best customer experience possible. Our team of Puzzelers are at the heart of everything we do. Success comes from our employees and we have built our culture around our four values and encourage Puzzelers to be inventive, dependable, adaptive and empowered.

With €40m in revenue FY2020 and growing 25% year on year, and currently at circa 200 employees, Puzzel is only going from strength to strength. Our investors, Marlin Equity, have already supported two acquisitions of UK based technology leaders by Puzzel to enable us to offer a competitive solution and work with us to ask the question: What next?!

For the Puzzel finance department the new reality is high pace with engaging discussions and data driven decision culture. We pride ourselves in making decisions supported by high quality financial insight and strive to live best practice in this area.

About you

You should be interested in driving best practice through smart use of proper systems. You are engaged in your profession and flourish in a culture appreciation of creativity, initiative and execution power. We believe engaged people deliver good result and therefore want proud professionals that individually and collectively deliver good work with engaging attitude that foster new and efficient solutions to existing problems.

Purpose of role

Currently we are professionalizing and structuring the business for next phase growth. In doing so we seek a valuable member of the finance team to replace the leaving resource. The role is placed in our Financial planning and analysis team and reports to Director of Financial Planning and Analysis.

The role will be involved in monthly analysis, reporting and forecasting along with any ad-hoc analysis requests that naturally arise in private equity high growth group.

Systems and tools currently relevant for this role is amongst other Microsoft dynamics 365, Salesforce, Power BI and Cube. We are also actively using Microsoft office. As a software entity we continuously look for smarter ways of solving today’s problems and other less known systems are also in use doing so.

Responsibility

  • Assisting in the annual and interim budgeting & forecasting processes, month end closing and reporting processes, in conjunction with Accounting and Transactions finance teams as well as various stakeholders around the company
  • Responsible for production of monthly KPIs and management report as well as performance of follow-up with cost center owners
  • Responsibility for continuous improvements in financial reporting and processes, digitalizing and streamlining, advising on business-critical topics, and pro-actively detecting and reporting financial risks/opportunities
  • Providing relevant and insightful financial performance data appropriate for various levels in the business – detailed operational as well as high level overview.
  • Preparation of investment analyses and business cases when needed
  • Actively supporting Finance colleagues on ad-hoc analyses and requests.

Education, experience, knowledge and skills

  • Min. Master’s degree in relevant subjects (eg Business/Accounting/Economics)
  • 1-2 years relevant working experience
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Ability to consolidate and present the financial insights in a transparent way to management
  • Flexible and able to follow up different projects in parallel.
  • Strong Excel skills, a good knowledge of other Microsoft applications

Personal skills

No two days will be the same. The role covers a wide range of important responsibilities across Finance. So, we expect the successful candidate to be:

  • Team player, and an independent worker, with minimum need for supervision
  • Service minded, adaptive, eager to learn and willing to take on new tasks
  • Result oriented, systematic, structured, and process orientated
  • Not afraid to take initiative
  • Previous experience working with international Private Equity owners is an advantage
  • Fluent (written and oral) in English and one Scandinavian language

What Puzzel can offer you

  • Competitive terms
  • Unique challenges
  • Engaged and proud professionals as colleagues
  • High pace work environment

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Temporarily remote

We usually respond within two weeks

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

Oslo, Norway

Fredrik Selmers vei 3
0663 Oslo Directions

Puzzeler perks

  • Great compensation package:

    Generous holiday days • Generous pension contribution • Benefits package

  • Work - Life Balance:

    Flexi time • Remote working options • Stylish city offices

  • Company social activities and Puzzel Care:

    Training and events attendance • Yearly kick off events • Birthday gift

Workplace & culture

We are proud with our strong company culture and friendly atmosphere, pleasant working environment and colleagues with extensive experience and technical expertise.

We have an environment that is characterized by freedom and confidence to the individual employee, professional challenges and great professional and personal development opportunity.

Great people, of course! We Puzzelers are a diverse and inspired bunch who work hard and are passionate about what we do.

To work at Puzzel is an opportunity to influence and shape your own position in a company with big plans ahead.


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