Entrepreneur In Residence: Finance & Accounting (M/F/D) - 3/6-month internship, 40h per week

Job description

This is an internship position of 3 months (or up to 6 months if specified by the university according to the study program) - 650 per month/ 40h per week.

About Tomorrow’s Education
Tomorrow’s Education is an early-stage Edtech startup based in Berlin founded by serial entrepreneurs, Christian Rebernik and Dr. Thomas Funke. Our vision is to redesign education and educate and empower the leaders to tackle the greatest challenges of tomorrow together.

Our inspiration

We believe that one of the biggest challenges in education is the way of teaching itself. Therefore we are challenging the old teacher-oriented approach of the traditional universities, by shifting to a student-centric approach.

We want to provide our students with a unique opportunity to gain the relevant skills and mindset and then leverage their impact through a global network.

Our mission

At Tomorrow’s Education, we leverage science and technology for effective learning and foster a global community for continuous growth and impact. With us, students learn by applying their knowledge to real-life challenges and interacting with world-class educators, mentors, and partners from all around the world.

Job requirements

About the position:

As Entrepreneur in Residence: Finance & Accounting (m/f/d) your goals are to support in building up and further developing the Finance department of Tomorrow’s Education in close collaboration with the Head of Finance, Legal & Controlling and provide the company with full support on the issues related to the finance business requirements. Your main tasks will include:

  • Support with Financial Accounting and developing new accounting procedures;

  • Support with Financial Controlling and Forecasting;

  • Support Payroll Accounting;
  • Support Investor, Advisory Board & Team Updates/Reporting;
  • Support CEO and the Head of Finance, Legal & Controlling regarding all matters.

You should have knowledge and experience in:
  • Ongoing university degree in relevant field (e.g. Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics); with focus on Financial accounting and/or law is a plus;
  • Understanding for accounting principles;
  • Understanding of the Finance & Controlling principles as well as the correlations for financials of a company;
  • Fluency in written and spoken English & German;
  • Knowledge and experience of managing analytical dashboards (ex. Looker, DataStudio, Tableu);
  • Experience of working with invoicing processes.

You will need to have the following skills & abilities:

  • Self-leadership skills and ability to work independently;
  • Skills and drive to push projects ahead independently;
  • Ability to think analytically and an above-average comprehension;
  • Ability to work under time pressure;
  • Outstanding skills in simplification and communication at all levels;
  • Ability to simplify and communicate on all level;
  • Ability to work across departments.

For us it is also very important to make sure that you are:

  • Having a high level of Integrity, Curiosity & Growth;
  • Having a high degree of independence, initiative, proactivity, enthusiasm, and drive for delivering results;
  • Eager to learn, diligent to execute;
  • Passionate for Sustainability, Entrepreneurship & Technology.

What can we offer you?

  • Work wherever you are and whenever you want. Our flexible Work Environment will give you the freedom to work from everywhere and whenever you want. (in alignment with your team);
  • Be part of the Tomorrow’s Community: Every teammate can study for free at Tomorrow’s Education (excl. partner fees if applicable).
  • Travel the world with us: Twice per year, the whole team meets for a 1-week workation at a different place around the globe.

Do you care about education and impact? Grow with us and shape the education space!

At Tomorrow's Education, we believe in the power of you and your own merit much more than we believe in degrees! Sounds weird for an education provider? That's Tomorrow's Education!