Head of Finance

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Heja is on a mission to connect the 1.5 billion people in the world of youth sports. This is an opportunity to make a real social impact on children's health and lifestyle at scale. In a few years, we've grown to over 1,5 million users from the UK, U.S., and Australia, and thousands more are joining every day to meet, connect and develop — together.

We’re looking for a business-oriented Head of Finance that wants to take full ownership in all financial dimensions, to ensure our continued global expansion and business growth.

In this role, you will engage with all parts of the organization and external parties, where you continuously make sure the financial planning, strategic initiatives, and execution are in line with our strategy, mission, and vision. We believe you dare to challenge us and are not afraid to find new ways of doing things.

You will report directly to the CEO and take a seat in our management team. Over time we expect you to grow and lead your own team. This position will be based in our Stockholm office.

We're a talented and ambitious product-driven company from Sweden on a global mission; join us!

In this position, your main responsibilities are

  • Increase our ability to steer the business through KPIs, budgeting & forecasting, scenario planning, and financial reporting to the board, investors, and other key stakeholders. This involves both our Swedish parent company as well as our U.S. subsidiary.
  • Support our organization with financial modeling, financial advice, and due diligence process during our future investment rounds.
  • Optimizing daily financial operations such as invoicing, accounting and auditing.
  • Other day-to-day tasks such as cash flow management, compensation & benefit, company agreements & invoices. You will also be the main point of contact with banks, auditors, and other external parties in all financial matters.

The role is perfect for you if

  • You have several years of experience with financial modeling, forecasting, and automation.
  • You have a demonstrated ability to be a reliable, strong partner to the business through different initiatives and insights where you bring immediate impact.
  • You are a highly analytical and organized person that values qualitative results.
  • You have strong skills in Excel and your data-driven approach brings new perspectives to the organization.
  • Fluent in English, Swedish is not required.
  • It’s a plus if you're somehow involved in sports and have experience from a growth-focused and fast-moving company.

If you're excited, please apply even if you don't check all the "boxes" above.

Recruitment process

  • Introduction and culture interview We'll get to know each other better.
  • Skillset interview Deep dive into your background and knowledge. This role will require a case as a part of the recruitment process.
  • Culture interview Final interview around discussing values and culture.

We value diversity of perspective and seek to build an inclusive workplace that welcomes people from all different backgrounds.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Folkungagatan 122
116 30 Stockholm Directions

Perks and Benefits

  • 📃 Stock option plan

    We want our team to be part of our journey and therefore offer a stock option plan for all full-time employees.

  • 🚴‍♀️ Health bonus

    4000 SEK yearly for things like working out and massage. We also value great desks, office chairs and ergonomic equipments.

  • 📚 Personal development

    We invest time and money into your personal development. Many of us have e.g. studied the world-class Reforge programs

  • 🏦 Pension

    A private pension plan with a personal advisor

  • 💻 Equipment

    We provide a phone of your choosing together with a generous phone plan and of course, you choose your own hardware setup.

  • ⛱️ Company trips

    Monthly meetups in Sweden and one longer getaway trip per year together (prev. Spain, Italy, Greece)

  • 🕙 Working hours & Freedom

    Join early or work late, you choose. It's your responsibility to make sure that you are efficient. We work hard but also cherish work-life balance.
    For public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs.

  • 🏡 Our office

    With an eye for details and a lot of love, we've made our office our second home. A place to enjoy, find inspiration and have fun together.

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