International Financial Controller

Paris, France
General Administration – Finance /
Permanent /
About BlaBlaCar
BlaBlaCar is the world’s leading community-based travel app enabling 26 million members a year to carpool or travel by bus in 21 countries. Our team of 800 employees counts over 50 nationalities and is spread across our 5 global offices, 30% working fully remotely.

Your Mission

We are looking for an International Financial Controller to join our Finance team at BlaBlaCar. Your main role will be to analyze and ensure the quality of the book keeping, financial reporting and compliance of our Brazilian subsidiary. You will manage the relationship with our local accounting firm in Brazil (Grant Thornton), and be the finance point of contact for the local operational teams. You will support the international growth of Blablacar and be involved in different transversal projects. You will be reporting to the Finance  Manager in charge of consolidation and international expansion. 

Your responsibilities

    • Produce accurate financial information (top line, COGS…) for our local accounting firm and control their accurate bookings
    • Coordinate and manage the monthly closing process with the local accounting firm
    • Manage the P2P (procure to pay) process in our Group ERP
    • Ensure the application of Group standards and make the link with local accounts, ensure accurate recording, timely processing, and proper documentation.
    • Challenge and analyze the monthly financial statements produced by the local accountants
    • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to continuously improve and adapt the processes
    • Support the consolidation process 

Your qualifications

    • You have previous successful experience (4-6 years) in finance (ideally Audit or Controlling) 
    • Good understanding of fundamental accounting principles and practices
    • Strong capacity to animate / coordinate / interact with external and internal teams
    • Analytical / challenging mindset
    • Full working proficiency in English is required
    • You master Excel/Gsheet 
    • Nice to have : Full working proficiency in  Portuguese

What we have to offer

    • 4 additional weeks of Maternity leaves and Paternity leaves paid
    • Financial support for home office equipment
    • Minimum 25 days holiday per year
    • Local meal plan policies (Swile card in France)
    • 50% transportation paid in France (Forfait Mobilité Durable)
    • Relocation package and visa support
    • Free unlimited carpooling & bus rides
    • Personal growth via trainings, mentorship, and internal mobility programs
    • Employee Stock ownership plan
    • Regular team building events
    • Mental health support through
    • Paid leave - be the member day
    • Annual budget for Sport & Cultural activities (180 euros reimbursement)

Interested in joining the ride?

    • a 45-min video-call with your Talent Acquisition Manager, Marieta Tonoyan, to get to know you, understand your career expectations and answer your questions
    • a 45-min interview with our senior financial controller, Amandine Meulien to discuss your interest in the role and your career expectations
    • a 60-min interview with the VP Finance, Aleksandar Miletic and Finance Manager, Raffael Brassart to discuss your motivations and career expectations
    • a 30-min fit interview with your future local interlocutors

    • Our hiring process lasts on average 25-30 days, 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. 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.