Finance and Business Development Internship

Predictus is hiring!


At Predictus, we are developing an innovative credit scoring methodology aimed at emerging markets. We use smartphone data to reconstruct financial profiles and underwrite loans for individuals and small businesses that don't have access to these products in traditional banks. Our long term vision is to drive financial inclusion for the billions of underbanked worldwide and provide them with a product, capable of offering a full suit of financial services at the tip of a finger.

We are looking for candidates willing to join us on this adventure to work on our algorithms, our backend, our android application and improve our overall product.

Why should you join us?

  • You will have a unique opportunity to apply your skills on a live product
  • Your work will have a positive impact on our user’s daily life
  • We are a growing team of 7 people in Paris, 10 in Lagos
  • We are based in the startup incubator Agoranov in Paris
  • You will travel to Nigeria and other emerging markets to meet with our customers

What you will do

Predictus is a digital credit company offering instant microloans, via smartphones. Currently
operating in Nigeria, with a technical team in Paris and a setup of top notch European investors our
mission is to leverage AI and Big Data to revolutionize access to lending products in Emerging

What we are looking for

Desired Qualifications:

► 1-2 years of full-time experience working in teams and delivering against tight deadlines in
fast paced and demanding environments. Particularly valued experiences in management
consulting, investment banking, high-growth start-ups or private equity environments.

► Strong academic track record, with a top university degree (current Masters/ MBA-level

What we need:

► Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
► Strong level of MS Excel and PowerPoint. Fluency in English.
► Appetite to learn and capable of “wearing many hats” – willing to perform different
functions when needed, from corporate finance to operational start-up activity
► Willingness to travel to emerging market countries

What we love:

► A-Player mentality: Taking ownership and move fast on complex subject matters.
► Drive to generate a positive impact, having an active role in increasing financial inclusion in
emerging markets.
► You like to get your hands dirty. Really dirty.

Recruitment Process

3 Interviews:

  • Qualification Interview
  • Hard Skill Test
  • CEO interview

Additional Information

  • Contract type: Internship (5 to 12 months)
  • Start date: 01 January 2018
  • Location: Paris, France (75006)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience Level: > 1 year