Financial & Business Analyst

About

Fair, Focused, Forward 

iBanFirst is a global financial services provider delivering solutions across banking borders. As an alternative to the traditional bank offer, iBanFirst helps international SMEs to thrive while simplifying their daily operations. To do so, iBanFirst has developed a cutting-edge core banking platform enabling fast, secure and cost-effective multicurrency transactions. Thanks to iBanFirst, financial teams can make and receive payments in over 30 currencies and hedge foreign exchange risks.

Founded in Paris in 2013 by former bank executives and entrepreneurs, iBanFirst is a French company headquartered in Belgium, with operations in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. It is regulated as a payment institution, passported throughout the European Union, and serves thousands of customers all over Europe. Member of the SWIFT network and SEPA certified, iBanFirst holds AISP and PISP accreditations under PSD2. The company has raised €46m from Xavier Niel and leading European venture capital funds, such as Elaia and Bpifrance Large Venture, among others. In May 2021, iBanFirst completed a growth equity funding round with Los Angeles-based private equity firm Marlin Equity Partners.

Why work for us? 

Being part of our team is a unique opportunity to develop your skills and progress rapidly in an environment at the cutting edge of innovation. 


Job description

In order to support the continuous growth of our business, we are looking for a results-driven and confident Financial & Business Analyst.

The Financial & Business Analyst will support the Financial Controller & the Head of FP&A on the reporting and analysis of the company’s key financial metrics, ensuring accuracy of financial information and will provide insightful information to the business. 

What you will do

Moreover, he/she will support the finance department with various accounting and treasury tasks.

  • Prepare and consolidate all financial reports during the monthly and quarterly closing process;
  • Provide analysis of budget/forecast/prior year variances during the month-end close process;
  • Assist in consolidating, reporting and analysing budget and forecast;
  • Perform business analysis (KPIs, performance metrics, ROI) for the Management;
  • Support with information needs from the Business, Senior Management and Shareholders;
  • Ensuring spending is kept in line with the budget (monitoring) for specific items;
  • Assist in various accounting tasks (preparation of audits, financial statements, fiscal);
  • Monitoring and evaluating financial information systems and suggesting improvements where needed;
  • Participate in special projects as assigned by Finance management.

Preferred experience

  • Graduated from top ten French Grande Ecole (Management or Engineer),
  • At least 2-3 years of work experience in financial planning and analysis (FP&A), controlling or audit / transaction services, 
  • Excellent skills with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook),
  • Good communication skills (fluent in French and English at least is required) and Excellent interpersonal skills,
  • Autonomous and very focused on quality for the delivery,
  • Strong leadership qualities.

What we offer

  • Various missions and projects in an innovative and rising start-up in a thriving industry (fintech)
  • A key role and a unique opportunity to shape the future of iBanFirst
  • A great, professional and international team with a flat hierarchy
  • A nice work environment, in a brand new office located in Paris 8

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Paris

61 Rue de Courcelles
75008 Paris Directions hello@ibanfirst.com +33 1 76 44 00 47 View page

Workplace & Culture

At iBanFirst, we love people who are motivated, passionate, independent and flexible, with an entrepreneurial spirit. If they’re excited about financial technology (FinTech), that’s a great bonus!

We are successful not only because of our innovative technology and service solution, but also because our team is fun, talented, creative and keen to excel.

iBanFirst it's 15 different nationalities throughout Europe, (Paris, Brussels, Antwerp and Dijon).

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