Team Talks: Behind the Balance Sheets
Welcome to another edition of Team Talks, where we spotlight our team members. This time, we’re putting the spotlight on Carlota, our Finance Assistant, who keeps our financial operations running seamlessly.
Getting to know: Carlota
Carlota’s journey in finance began in her hometown of Tenerife, Canary Islands, where she pursued a degree in Business Administration and Management. During her studies, she started an international adventure, completing an exchange program in the Netherlands, focusing on International Finance. This experience provided her with invaluable insights into finance and real-world company analysis.
After completing her bachelor’s degree, Carlota had to make the choice to pursue a master’s degree or dive straight into the world of work. She set her sights on a finance role in the Netherlands, leading her to Parakar.
Carlota’s love for numbers traces back to her early years. She had a talent for mathematics and a curiosity that led her to delve deeper into accounting and financial mathematics. At Parakar, Carlota’s passion for finance continues to grow, fueled by the daily challenges and learning opportunities that come her way.
Working at in the finance department of Parakar
As a Finance Assistant, Carlota wears many hats. The month’s timeline determines the focus – from reporting and reimbursing expenses to sending out invoices and reconciling payments.
Carlota’s inbox is a bustling hub of activity, fielding queries from partners and clients. Cooperation with HR teams across different countries is key to resolving these inquiries efficiently.
The finance department at Parakar thrives on collaboration. Although responsibilities are divided, the team is united in tackling challenges. With a young and vibrant dynamic, there’s a shared commitment to growth and improvement. This diversity of the multicultural team creates an engaging atmosphere where learning is continuous.
Parakar’s culture is warm and inviting, making every team member feel right at home.
It’s a youthful, forward-thinking environment that encourages personal and professional growth, with an ethos of constant improvement.
What distinguishes Parakar in the industry is the size and spirit of the team. The collective dedication of our teams ensures that clients, employees, and colleagues alike experience commitment, highly skilled knowledge, and excellence.
Carlota and her team leave no stone unturned, closely checking every detail to ensure the accuracy of all financial processes.
For those aspiring to a career in finance, Carlota’s advice is simple: Dive in! The world of finance is immense and diverse. Immersion, coupled with a hunger for knowledge, will lead you to your true calling within this dynamic field.
Her advice is to learn from others who have walked the finance path before her. Be eager and proactive. The internet is also a treasure trove of knowledge.
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