Financial Controller

Finance | Madrid

RatedPower & team

RatedPower offers pvDesign, the leading software to design utility-scale solar power plants. pvDesign has a track record of 1000+ projects in 90+ countries. A faster, more automated, accurate and reliable method than traditional engineering, allowing to improve the profitability of its clients' assets. We make engineering in minutes, not weeks. RatedPower is a Techstars and European Commission backed company.

Who are we looking for?

We are looking for a proactive person to join our team to lead the company from a financial perspective. You will work alongside other C-Suite team members and take ownership of all company fiscal and regulatory matters. If you have experience as a Financial Controller, join us.


Madrid, Spain.


  • Financial reporting: build and update RatedPower’s monthly financial statements.
  • Oversee the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.
  • Financial Planning: Update RatedPower’s financial projections based on new historical data. Design and implement interdepartmental initiatives to maximize RatedPower’s cash runway.
  • Ensure timely invoicing, collections and payments to external providers. Continuously search for process improvements and define product specs to further automate RatedPower’s financial processes.
  • Investor relations: With the help of RatedPower’s founders, update pitch decks, VC intros, term sheet negotiations, legal documents.
  • Assist with high-level decisions about policy and strategy, advising on long-term business and financial planning.
  • Assure legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Supervise financial reporting and budgeting team.
  • Identify and address financial risks and opportunities.
  • Reviewing all formal finance, HR and IT related procedures.

Required skills

  • Degree in finance, actuarial science, accounting or business administration.
  • 2-6 years of experience in finance.
  • Excellent financial modeling skills.
  • Bilingual in Spanish and English with the ability to speak, read, and write in both languages without limitations or assistance.
  • Experience in a senior management position.
  • Strong financial and accounting background, including an understanding of profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow management and general finance and budgeting.
  • Ability to understand new issues quickly and make wise decisions.
  • Proven negotiation skills.
  • Experience with budget management and public accounting.
  • Ability to inspire confidence and create trust.
  • Ability to plan personal workload effectively and delegate.

Finance Negotiation Skills Budget Management Accounting Budgeting Cash Flow Compliance

What we offer

Excellent opportunity to develop yourself and to be part of a fast-growing startup. We support our employees with continuous training.


Compensation commensurate with experience.