Head of Carbon & Environmental Finance

Paris, France /
Carbon Credits & ESC /
/ Hybrid
About BlaBlaCar
BlaBlaCar is the world’s leading community-based travel network, connecting over 100 million members across 22 countries looking to carpool or travel by bus. By sharing rides and filling empty seats on the road, our community avoids 1.6 million tons of CO2 emissions every year (as if Paris was free of road traffic for a year!)
We are a global and diverse team of 700+ people with 45+ nationalities, and headquartered in Paris. We’re constantly looking for new ways to leverage technology to create a more affordable, convenient, flexible and sustainable way to travel. And we are always on the lookout for people who care about making a positive impact.

We are looking for our global Head of Carbon & Environmental Finance to join the BlaBlaCar team. In this role, you will be in charge of developing and implementing our worldwide Carbon Credits schemes. We are at the beginning of the journey; we are looking for someone with a strong entrepreneurial mindset to unlock and drive this potential.
You will be reporting directly to our Chief Financial Officer.  

Your responsibilities

    • Develop BlaBlaCar’s worldwide strategy for Carbon Credits 
    • Implement the necessary studies and analytical frameworks, manage external stakeholders and consultants
    • Identify the best schemes, negotiate them with the relevant international and national authorities and implement them
    • Collaborate with internal stakeholders and P&L owners as you activate your plan
    • Develop and manage a strong relationship with external business partners
    • Own the schemes within BlaBlaCar, you are in touch with external stakeholders (public and private) and on top of the legislation and its evolutions. You support local teams by sharing your knowledge. 
    • Support your team members already working on the ESC scheme in France 
    • Build and manage a team of 3-4 people

What makes you a great fit

    • 7-8+ years of experience in consulting or finance or project management
    • Experience in carbon credit or energy savings certificates is highly desired
    • Strong communication and negotiation skills
    • Strong analytical skills and data-driven mindset 
    • People management is a strong plus 
    • Ability to convince and build strong relationships with partners
    • Very organized, results-driven, and able to prioritize in a changing environment
    • Naturally positive, energetic & motivated
    • Excellent English & French 
    • If you don’t meet 100% of the qualifications outlined above, tell us why you’d still be a great fit for this role in your application!

What we offer

    • 🌎 An international environment with over 45+ nationalities
    • ⚖️ A hybrid, flexible workplace with family-friendly policies
    • 💡 Learning opportunities via access to training, mentorship, internal development programs, or our weekly team-all BlaBlaTalks and Tech & Product Demos
    • 🤝 Team-building events like our weekly afterworks, breakfasts, our annual Coding Night or Impact Day
    • 🌱 A product and a workplace with a strong commitment to sustainability
    • 🧭 Shared values, our BlaBlaPrinciples, that are the foundation of our culture and everyday decisions
    • To know more, check out our 100 reasons to join BlaBlaCar!

We are dedicated to flexibility, growth and well-being at work

    • Full remote possible in the country of the role
    • 1 additional month parental leave 100% paid
    • Financial support for home office equipment
    • Relocation package and visa support
    • Free unlimited carpooling & bus rides
    • Employee Stock ownership plan
    • Minimum 25 days holiday per year + RTT
    • Local meal plan policies (Swile card in France)
    • 50% transportation paid in France (Forfait Mobilité Durable)
    • Mental health support through Moka.care

Interested in joining the ride?

    • a 45-min video-call with one of our Talent Acquisition Managers Sabrina Angersbach to get to know you, understand your career expectations and answer your questions
    • a 60-min video-call with our Head of Partnerships, Sarah Wodehouse, to evaluate your fit for the role and soft skills
    • a remote business case to evaluate your technical skills
    • a 60-min case presentation with Sarah, Adrien Tahon (VP Western Europe marketplace), Sviatoslav Beysens (Head of GR), and Nicolas Chandou (CFO) - followed by a 30-min video-call with Nicolas only
    • Final 30-min call with our CEO Nicolas Brusson
    • Our hiring process lasts on average 20-25 days and offers usually come within 48 hours
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.