Finance Manager (Paris)

FairMoney is hiring!


FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.

We started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and currently roll out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia to validate this vision.

So far we disbursed more than 300k microloans and give more than 3000 loans daily. We are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised significant Venture Capital supporting our stallar growth. We won't rest before the FairMoney app is in the hand of millions !

Thanks FairMoney for approving my medical loan. I can sleep well tonight because i got some drugs with the money you lent me. I am grateful for the assistance. (5-star review on the Google PlayStore)

Job Description

Our culture

At FairMoney we work hard and get shit done. We value ownership and only recruit exceptional bar raisers restlessly chasing the most ambitious avenue. We love data driven and logical minds that support a direct feedback culture and don't waste time thinking about fancy titles. We make mistakes, value the learning process and embrace iteration. At the core of what we do is the client and we will not rest before FairMoney is improving the lives of millions.


Next to the CEO, the finance manager will be responsible for laying the foundations of the finance team in a fast-growing startup company with subsidiaries in emerging markets in Africa and South-East Asia in addition to leading several fundraising rounds (debt and equity).


● Treasury: Cash flow management - estimate cash flow from operations and take whatever action is necessary

● Finance: Financial modelling and forecasts: income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, KPIs, actual vs. budget control

● Fundraising: Build debt and equity investors pipelines, Create pitch decks for debt and equity fundraising.

● Strategy: Build sustainable pricing model for current lending products & new products (savings, cash transfer etc.)

● Accounting: Build and improve global consolidated financial reporting system

● Project Management: Manage relationship with current investors and external stakeholders (external accounting firms, lawyers etc.)

● Administration: Handling Cash transfer of the HQ

Preferred Experience

● At least 3 years experience in a top tier Investment Fund (Private Equity, Asset Management), financial consulting company (Big 4 Financial advisory services), Audit company or FP&A of a larger company or a fintech startup in the finance department.

● Very sophisticated excel modelling skills, good Power Point Skills are a must

● General experience in credit or alternative investments is a strong plus

● Very strong educational background of a EU/US top tier university with a business/finance related degree.

● Strong project management skills with ability to meet deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

● Very well organised and structured working methodology

● Experience in project management and relationship with external parties is a plus

● Experience in Emerging Market sector (Africa, Asia, Latam) is a plus

● Experience working with multiple international subsidiaries is a plus

● Hungry and motivated to work in a highly dynamic environment.

● In love with FairMoney mission to enhance access to finance for the underbanked

● Fluent in English, any other language (French/Arabic) is a plus

More information

Location: Paris
Starting date: ASAP
Remuneration: Competive + Stock Options

Recruitment Process

Please send your CV and a short introduction via email to

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 02 June 2019
  • Location: Paris, France (75006)
  • Education Level: Master's Degree
  • Experience: > 3 years
  • Salary: between 40000€ and 70000€ / year