Hopwork connects businesses with freelancers, finding the perfect match for every project. With insurance that provides peace of mind and a simple, secure payments process, we are trusted by tens of thousands of customers nationwide.
Since 2013, we have recruited 47,000 freelancers and 26,000 companies, ranging from CAC 40 to local start-ups, and raised 7 million euros in venture capital funding.
Join Hopwork and be a part of the start-up that is disrupting the market. Help us change the #futureofwork for freelancers and businesses alike.
As Chief Financial Officer you will report directly to the founder and CEO and work closely with the COO. Your role will be to design the path to profitability and help Hopwork accelerate its growth in a sustainable and efficient way (incl. M&A)
Your role will include :
1] Growth and strategic planning
Lead the budget and forecasting exercise
Lead the companie's next rounds of funding or debt raises
Leverage public financing and subsidies H2020, BPI, Coface etc.
Help identifying startups for potential acqusitions in target countries
Conduct in depth analysis on margin and revenues to improve the business model
Prepare the IPO process for a mutli-billion euro market introduction ;)
2] Management and controlling
Identify talents and recruit a team of 2 by end of 2018, 5 end of 2019, to be defined together
Setup controlling processes to direct all aspects of accounting operations such as receivables, payables, payroll etc
Ensure the liaison accounting firm, lawyers, auditors
Be responsible for of all cash related matters (debt collection, cash position optimization)
The impact of the CFO will be huge, you will gain a deep knowledge of funding and startups with a strong international exposure. You will have frequent interactions and problem solving sessions with top french VCs (ISAI, Serena Capital) and soon international ones.
We are looking for a talented and ambitious financial expert who will also grow with the company. The ideal candidate has :
An extensive experience in audit, or even better in transaction services or financial advisory
Master degree in Finance and Accounting or top engineering or business school
Strong numerical and analytical skills (well, that goes without saying....)
Effective communication and writing skills in English, shakespeare level not mandatory
... And of course is looking for an entrepeuneurial challenge !