Senior Manager, Finance (Europe)

Dollar Shave Club

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We’re on a mission to build a better bathroom for the men we serve. We started with razors way back in 2011 in the US, and now millions of Club Members later, we’ve expanded into shave products, skin care, hair styling, with much more to come. We’re always growing and reinventing, and we rely on killer talent to help us achieve our goal of helping men across men across the world to be the best version of themselves. The acquisition of Dollar Shave Club (DSC) by Unilever in June 2016 will only accelerate the intent to really disrupt the existing grooming category and will ensure the right level of support in all means to enable this. If you’re a sharp thinking, team-playing innovator, you’ll fit right in. A sense of humor and a lot of resilience helps, too.


Dollar Shave Club (DSC) is looking for an awesome Finance Director/Sr Manager for our Europe Finance team located in Amsterdam reporting to DSC VP FP&A. If you are passionate about our business (what we stand for and how we delight our members) and want to be part of the team that will shape the financial strategy for the Company… then keep reading!.


  • You enjoy operating in a nimble fast-paced environment where you are helping shape a new business.
  • You enjoy predicting the future through awesome financial modeling skills and have great attention to detail. You can roll up the sleeves and crunch the numbers.
  • You think creatively and have a sharp analytical mind. You are passionate about analyzing data to identify not just facts/trends but insights.
  • You can merge analytical insights with strategic thinking into a succinct and impactful presentation/recommendation that influences others, calls to action and makes the business better.
  • Is passionate (and has previous experience) in relevant finance fields (Financial Planning and Analysis FP&A, Operations Finance and/or Accounting)
  • You love working with others (in and outside finance) and have the ability to develop great business partner relationships
  • You are a self starter, results driven You get things done!


Startup DSC Europe Finance: Be the founding member of the DSC Finance team in Europe and have the opportunity to define and shape the structure, future talent and operating rhythm for the team.

Financial Planning & Analysis: Lead FP&A including financial reporting, financial planning (long and short term) covering income statement, balance sheet and cash flow.   Lead bottom-up forecasting for the business by becoming intimately familiar with business KPIs and drivers that determine financial performance.   To this point, the successful candidate can “see the forest from the trees” and operate at 45k ft level when needed but also at lower altitude and be close to the details of finance.

Customer & Marketing Analytics: Lead the analytical agenda to understand customer growth (ie. acquisition economics) and customer monetization (retention, repurchase and upsell) working closely with our marketing and digital product team.

Accounting: Partner with the HQ Accounting team to ensure the delivery of the 2-day accounting close and the accuracy of the financial statements.  

Communicate: Communicate the state of the business (the “what” and the “why) to key audiences in the organization. This can range from a recurring weekly update to presenting your findings to an exec audience. Presentations are substantial, tailored to the audience, impactful and professional 

Business partner: become be a trusted business partner to key leaders in our organization.   In this role you will be partnering with DSC EU GM and his team of senior leaders to help them make better/faster decisions and help them be successful<>


  • Bachelor Degree in quantitative or business field (finance, accounting, economics). MBA (or CFA) strongly preferred.
  • 6-9 years of total relevant business experience in finance related field. Or 2-4 years of post MBA experience in relevant field.
  • Min 3 years of Finance or Business Analytics experience at a top tier fast paced technology company (private or public) or e-commerce experience strongly preferred.
  • Preference for Business/Industry experience: I-banking/Private Equity, Ad-Tech/Digital Media, SaaS or B2C e-commerce (subscription-based D2C experience a plus).
  • Strong proficiency with Excel a must.   Ability to analyze and handle large volumes of data.  
  • Prior experience interacting with financial reporting software (ie. Hyperion Essbase) a must.   Familiarity with ERP accounting systems a plus but not mandatory.
  • Entry level database query language (SQL) a strong plus.
  • Deep understanding of European business practices.
  • Flexible team player who is looking to thrive in a fast-growing and often-times ever evolving environment
  • A “get it done” attitude and approach to the job
  • Strong work ethic and track record of high productivity
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills in English a must.
Thank you for considering a career at Dollar Shave Club. Please take a minute to fill out the application. When you submit the application your information will be sent to our recruitment team at Dollar Shave Club, Inc. (Marina del Rey, California, USA,[ for the purposes of reviewing your application. After you have completed your application an email will be sent to you with information about how to check the status of your application.


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