Finance Business Partner Intern

Financie
Analýza
Location
Bratislava or also remote (online)
Start date
ASAP (by agreement)
Type of job offer
Student internship
Salary per hour
from 7 €

Job description

Bloomreach is the world’s #1 Commerce Experience Cloud, empowering brands to deliver customer journeys so personalized, they feel like magic. It offers a suite of products that drive true personalization and digital commerce growth, including:

  • Discovery, offering AI-driven search and merchandising

  • Content, offering a headless CMS

  • Engagement, offering a leading CDP and marketing automation solutions

Together, these solutions combine the power of unified customer and product data with the speed and scale of AI-optimization, enabling revenue-driving digital commerce experiences that convert on any channel and every journey. Bloomreach serves over 850 global brands including Albertsons, Bosch, Puma, FC Bayern München, and Marks & Spencer. Bloomreach recently raised $175 million in a Series F funding round, bringing its total valuation to $2.2 billion. The investment was led by Goldman Sachs Asset Management with participation from Bain Capital Ventures and Sixth Street Growth.

We are looking for an intern to help us improve Finance Business partnership. Mission of Finance Business partners is to create a bridge between department leadership (Product, Engineering, Sales etc.) and Financial planning and analysis. Finance Business partners provide value through combined knowledge of Finance and deep understanding of Department specific needs. 

This is a paid internship position starting at €7/hour in SK/CZ (at €12/hour in NL and at £11/hour in the UK).

This internship is set to last for 6 months with intention to renew (multiple benefits would be made available after the first 6 months).

What does our team looks like?

You will be working with Finance Business partner in Gross margin team for Engagement product with focus on:

  • Gross margin

  • Product and Engineering team planning

Why is this an exciting team to be a part of? 

  • In SaaS industry, the Gross margin is in TOP 3 financial metrics for company success

  • Gross margin requires understanding of both Revenues and Cost

  • As a part of our team, we:

    • Reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer

    • Have a contact with company leadership through regular reporting

    • Get to understand our business model by analyzing historicals and main drivers

    • Have an impact - you will help us provide suggestions to leadership to improve gross margin

    • Manage projects of approved Gross margin initiatives across company

    • Work with most departments, especially Sales, Product and Engineering on large contracts and their negotiations

Our tools for work are:

  • Google Sheets

  • Google Slides

  • Tableau (BI Tool as a user)

  • Adaptive (Financial Planning)

  • Salesforce (CRM system)

As this is an intern position, we are not expecting an experience in working with these.

Your job will be to:

Initially, you will:

  • Help to create and maintain database of commercial contract data that will significantly improve our pricing analysis

  • Work with client contracts to understand the business

  • Perform Gross margin analysis of client portfolio and provide insights

  • Updating reports

Through these, you will get to understand our business model, vendor contracts and Gross Margin of selected 2 services

Later, you will: 

  • Expand to work closely with team leaders of Pricing, Sales and Product teams to enhancing your knowledge and drive improvements

  • Participate in brainstorming sessions how we can make our work easier

  • Initiate improvements to our workflow

These new projects will allow you to become a productive contributor to our team and enhance the team capabilities.

You will learn/improve in:

  • Business / Finance related english vocabulary

  • Business modeling

  • Structuring your thoughts effectively

  • Cross department communication and influencing 

  • Understanding expected deliverables from supervisors based on short descriptions

We understand that intern positions are for growth, thus, part of your job assignment will be concentrated on improving your qualities and skills.

Your success story will be:

  • In 30 days, you will create database of commercial contract data

  • In 90 days, you will understand business model and provide basic analytical support

  • In 180 days, you will have advanced business and processes understanding

Who are we looking for

You have the following experience and qualities:

Personal qualities

  • Like working with numbers

  • Highly motivated - we have a lot of interesting tasks on the table

  • Smart and practical common sense - thinking how to provide results effectively

  • Interest to be responsible and independent - in 6 months, you will go from close cooperation with the manager to near-total independence

  • Attention to detail — checking your outputs before sending them

  • Communicative - you will be working a lot with people from different departments

Professional experience

  • Fluency in English - all tasks and outputs will be in English either oral and written

  • Prior internship/working experience

  • Microsoft Excel/Google spreadsheets - Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, Index/Match, IF, AND, OR, SUMIF, COUNTIF etc.

Excited? Join us and transform the future of commerce experiences.

Why should you choose us

More things you'll like about Bloomreach:

Culture:

  • A great deal of freedom and trust. At Bloomreach we don’t clock in and out, and we have neither corporate rules nor long approval processes. This freedom goes hand in hand with responsibility. We are interested in results from day one. 

  • We have defined our 5 values and the 10 underlying key behaviors that we strongly believe in. We can only succeed if everyone lives these behaviors day to day. We've embedded them in our processes like recruitment, onboarding, feedback, personal development, performance review and internal communication. 

  • We believe in flexible working hours to accommodate your working style.

  • We work remote-first with several Bloomreach Hubs available across three continents.

  • We organize company events to experience the global spirit of the company and get excited about what's ahead.

  • We encourage and support our employees to engage in volunteering activities - every Bloomreacher can take 5 paid days off to volunteer*.

  • The Bloomreach Glassdoor page elaborates on our stellar 4.6/5 rating. The Bloomreach Comparably Page Culture score is even higher at 4.9/5

Personal Development:

  • We have a People Development Program -- participating in personal development workshops on various topics run by experts from inside the company. We are continuously developing & updating competency maps for select functions.

  • Our resident communication coach Ivo Večera is available to help navigate work-related communications & decision-making challenges.*

  • Our managers are strongly encouraged to participate in the Leader Development Program to develop in the areas we consider essential for any leader. The program includes regular comprehensive feedback, consultations with a coach and follow-up check-ins.

  • Bloomreachers utilize the $1,500 professional education budget on an annual basis to purchase education products (books, courses, certifications, etc.)*

Well-being:

  • The Employee Assistance Program -- with counselors -- is available for non-work-related challenges.*

  • Subscription to Calm - sleep and meditation app.*

  • We organize ‘DisConnect’ days where Bloomreachers globally enjoy one additional day off each quarter, allowing us to unwind together and focus on activities away from the screen with our loved ones.

  • We facilitate sports, yoga, and meditation opportunities for each other.

Compensation:

  • Stock options are granted depending on a team member’s role, seniority, and location.*

  • Everyone gets to participate in the company's success through the company performance bonus.*

  • We offer an employee referral bonus of up to $3,000 paid out immediately after the new hire starts.

  • We celebrate work anniversaries -- Bloomversaries!*

 

*Subject to employment type. Interns are exempt from marked benefits for the first 6 months.

Language proficiency

  • - Anglický - C1 - advanced
  • - Slovenský - C1 - advanced

Details

  • University student
Economics and law
Finance
High School Diploma

Supervisor

About organization

Bloomreach is the leader in commerce experience™. We are currently valued at $900M, after a $150M investment and acquisition of Exponea, the #1 CDP on G2crowd. Our flagship product, Bloomreach Experie..
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