Strategy Analyst

Location : Frankfurt, Germany

Basis : Full - Time


About the Role

As a Strategy Analyst and Chief of Staff at RS2, you will play a pivotal role in driving the growth and success of our organization in the dynamic landscape of payments and financial services. You will collaborate closely with the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) to develop and implement strategic initiatives, leveraging your strong analytical abilities and deep understanding of payments and financial markets. Your dual responsibilities as a Strategy Analyst and Chief of Staff will enable you to contribute to strategic decision-making while also ensuring the seamless functioning of the CCO's office.



  • Strategy Development: Collaborate with the executive team to identify growth opportunities within the payments and financial services sector. Conduct comprehensive market research, competitor analysis, and trend assessments to guide the development of effective strategies. Utilize your analytical skills to provide insights that contribute to the company's strategic direction.
  • Financial Analysis: Conduct in-depth financial analysis, modeling, and forecasting to assess the potential impact of various strategies and initiatives. Identify key performance indicators (KPIs) and create dashboards to monitor and measure the success of implemented strategies.
  • Chief of Staff Support:  Prepare briefs, presentations, and reports for the CCO to facilitate informed decision-making. Serve as a liaison between the CCO and various internal and external stakeholders.
  • Project Management: Lead and support cross-functional projects related to payments and financial services. Collaborate with teams across the organization to ensure alignment, effective execution, and timely delivery of initiatives.
  • Strategic Partnerships: Identify and cultivate strategic partnerships and collaborations within the payments and financial ecosystem. Leverage your industry insights to explore potential business opportunities and enhance the company's market positioning.
  • Data-Driven Insights: Analyze large datasets to extract actionable insights that drive informed business decisions. Present findings to senior leadership and recommend data-backed strategies to improve operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics, or a related field. A Master's degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience in strategy development, financial analysis, or related roles within the payments or financial services sector.
  • Exceptional analytical skills and proficiency in working with complex numerical data.
  • Advanced Excel skills for financial modeling, data analysis, and reporting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to distill complex information into clear and concise presentations.
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • High level of discretion and professionalism, given the Chief of Staff responsibilities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in cross-functional teams and influence decision-making at various levels of the organization.
  • Familiarity with payments industry trends, regulatory frameworks, and emerging technologies.
  • Experience in project management and working with senior executives is a plus.


Join RS2 and be at the forefront of shaping the future of payments and financial services.

Your analytical prowess, and strategic mindset will contribute significantly to our growth trajectory and market leadership.

Please send a detailed CV via email to stating the job title in the subject header. All applications will be treated in strict confidence.

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