DeepSkill GmbH

DeepSkill GmbH

Chief of Staff | Finance and Operations

Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Nov 8, 2023
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We are DeepSkill, the EdTech-platform for holistic people development that enables clients to configurate, execute and measure multiple mass customized learning programs to train the whole workforce in emotional skills. We are supporting enterprises to overcome the massive emotional skill gap in the industry and thus foster a prospering leadership culture, fast innovation cycles and a stronger, more resilient, and emotional intelligence workforce.

We are an enthusiastic, VC-funded, fast growing team in Cologne and Hamburg. If you love to be exactly where entrepreneurial success is created, if you are passionate about innovative ideas, expansion and new paths and want to contribute to more emotional intelligence in business, you are at the right place.

As Chief of staff - Finance & Operations you are part of the management team and responsible for all operational and financial processes within the company.


  • You extend and lead our finance and operations team
  • Frequent fundraising (equity) end to end in close collaboration with our co-founders
  • Investor relations, incl. investor pitch preparation, investor appointments, investor reportings
  • Responsibility for all corporate finance areas, including optimization of capital structure, strategic financial planning related to further development of the business model
  • Operational financial planning, monthly and annual financial statements (incl. audits, DDs, accounting & controlling)
  • Strategy planning and execution based on OKRs
  • Ensuring smooth and efficient operations in the CEO office
  • Management of strategic projects and special topics, as well as strategic partnerships on C-level


  • 3+ years of relevant work experience in a fast-paced environment (StartUp/ScaleUp, Management Consultancy, Venture Capital)
  • Demonstrated experience and success in prior fundraising activities
  • You are a fast-growth individual with a past that demonstrates an ability to attain goals in a fast-paced environment and inspire the people around you
  • Degree in economics or a comparable qualification
  • Motivated Enthusiast with strong communication skills and a high degree of social competence
  • Organisational talent with a self-reliant and structured way of working
  • Discretion and confidentiality, as well as high work ethics
  • Very good knowledge of the English language (C1) and German (C1)
  • Strong personal interest in people development, personal growth and leadership
  • Strong skills in MS Powerpoint and Excel

What you can expect

  • The opportunity to challenge the current status quo in organization people development and leadership and continue to build an amazing company that will have a profound impact on the society
  • The opportunity to build a business with the support of a top investors
  • Lots of personal growth, responsibility, and creative freedom
  • Compensation package including competitive salary and significant equity in the company
  • A great team with high ambitions and strong motivation
  • Senior and very experienced co-founders and C-Level peers
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