Head of Finance

About us

At Lizy, we are reshaping the € 70bn European car leasing business, one of the largest yet-to-be disrupted markets. Lizy is backed by Lab-Box, the investment fund / incubator of D’Ieteren Auto that aims to improve the mobility of people and goods in a scalable & sizable way.

Since our launch in February 2019 our business has been growing rapidly (25%+ monthly growth rate in our first year) and our customers love our service (average rating 9+/10). We’re incredibly ambitious and our goal is to become the European leader in digital car leasing. 

About you

We're looking for a Head of Finance to join our team. You will have full ownership of our finance department from A to Z and a once in a lifetime opportunity to build best-in-class finance processes & operations from the ground up. 

You must have a deep experience with all the finance functions at a leasing company. Accounting has no secrets for you, automating financial reporting is basic hygiene for you and building a financial plan is something you can do for hours without even looking away from your screen. .

Responsibilities

  • Lead all finance activities at Lizy 
  • Help us scale our activities and become the #1 digital leasing platform in Europe
  • Set-up and operate the most efficient accounting, reporting & finance processes in the leasing industry 
  • Be part of the Lizy management committee and board of directors, act as a mentor for colleagues and help share leasing and finance knowledge, and manage relations with investors and partners
  • Build a comprehensive 3-year financial plan and ensure we execute it

Qualifications

  • A true passion for efficiency, analytics and finance
  • A deep knowledge of all finance functions of a leasing company: accounting, financial reporting, fiscality, ...
  • Unparalleled insights in the Belgian and European leasing industry
  • Have strong analytical skills, have a structured way of working and have an entrepreneurial mindset
  • You thrive in a dynamic fast-paced and changing environment
  • Have full proficiency in Dutch or French and comfortable in English (bi-lingual Dutch/French is a plus)
  • Experience with purchasing and compliance is a plus 

🍭 What can we offer you?

  • Full ownership of our finance department from A to Z and a once in a lifetime opportunity to build best-in-class finance processes & operations from the ground up
  • Being part of an international, winning team with former experiences at companies like McKinsey, Waterland, Google and Uber
  • A desk in our cool headquarter office at Flagey, Brussels
  • Ability to grow with the company
  • A competitive salary with a strong long term incentive package

To apply, send your resume and a brief explanation (100 words max) on why you’d like to be part of our journey to sam@lizy.be