Financial Analyst

  • Location: Berlin, Germany
  • Department: Controlling team
  • Type: Full Time
  • Required Experience: Mid Level

Analyze, create and grow at Ableton

Your mission at Ableton

Our finance team is looking for a financial analyst with the energy and drive to become a key contributor to company-level decision making. Whilst working in a fast-growing, dynamic environment you will help to create value for your team’s stakeholders.

By applying agile techniques you’ll get a grip on a complex and interdependent product portfolio of software, hardware and web-based services. Through problem solving and a proactive approach you will make contributions that matter. You’ll have the opportunity to increasingly shape your and your team’s role and input to the company.

Your role

Your starting point

  • You will collect, combine and prepare data from multiple IT systems and databases
  • You will build models and analytical tools in preparation for analysis
  • You will apply your skills to a broad range of finance topics: revenue projection and analysis, sales & company profitability, expense structures, liquidity, valuation
  • You will interpret the results in cooperation with finance colleagues
  • You will create input for financial, as well as demand planning and analysis, campaign setup analysis and business cases

Your growth opportunities

  • You understand and engage with colleagues’ analysis needs and viewpoints
  • You proactively develop, build and use analytical models to derive insights
  • You solve problems holistically: you consider both data-driven and qualitative aspects
  • You communicate your findings top-down
  • Along the way, you actively contribute to shape and advance the IT landscape that supports analysis

Your Profile

Skills, knowledge and experience

  • You have 3+ years of experience in the analytical field
  • You are experienced in cooperating with different departments and stakeholders
  • You have a solid grasp of revenue projection & analyses
  • You bring theoretical knowledge of accounting and controlling
  • You are proficient with Excel, especially pivot tables, SQL and databases

Personal attributes

  • You have a dynamic and flexible working style
  • You are open to receiving constructive feedback
  • You are proactive and approachable
  • You have good communication skills

You’ll stand out if

  • You have experience in the hardware/software/technology industry
  • You have experience working with Tableau
  • You have experience with Navision and VBA
  • You are experienced in cost analysis and building business models
  • You have problem solving skills and are good with time management


Working at Ableton

Here at Ableton, we come from a wide range of cultural and professional backgrounds. What connects us is the shared belief that each of us has the skills and knowledge to contribute to something big: helping to shape the future of music culture.

We’re passionate about what we do, and we’re equally as passionate about improving who we are. We work hard to foster an environment in which people can grow both personally and professionally.

With us, you’ll work in a relaxed but dynamic environment, surrounded by people who love music and technology. You’ll be challenged, encouraged to develop and improve, and you’ll become part of an expanding, diverse company.

How to apply

If you think this sounds exciting, please submit your resume and a cover letter. Please also let us know your possible start date and preferred salary. Thank you for your interest!

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