BlaBlaCar's vision is to bring fairness, freedom & fraternity to the world of travel.
BlaBlaCar was created in 2006 with one dream in mind: fill the millions of empty seats on the road to create an efficient, affordable & friendly way to travel. Today, our global, trusted community counts 75 million members in 22 countries, enabling a smarter, large scale & truly sustainable transport network.
Born from a simple idea of people sharing their rides, BlaBlaCar's ambition is to become the go-to marketplace for shared road mobility. We offer long distance carpooling service, a commuting carpooling service, & since 2018 a marketplace bus service too. A filled bus emits one third of the emissions per passenger kilometer as an average car. So we want to fill those seats too!
In 2018, 84 million travellers used BlaBlaCar globally saving 1.6 million tons of CO2. Meanwhile we enabled human connections, bringing people closer together in more ways than one with 87% of members say that carpooling is an enriching experience.
BlaBlaCar offers a truly & unique international environment with a team counting 35 nationalities, serving a global member-base from 8 offices in Berlin, Kiev, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Paris (HQ), So Paulo, Warsaw. English is the official spoken language across BlaBlaCar. We are privately-held & founder-led. Our team of 500 employees is entrepreneurial, passionate, & fundamentally mission-driven.
Why join us?
As our future Financial Controller - Revenue, you will be joining the BlaBlaCar Finance team & work in a multicultural environment with skilled, friendly & dedicated colleagues, whose mission is to structure, analyze & forecast BlaBlaCar's activity & financials.
Reporting to the Financial Control Manager, your role will be to define & calculate revenues to be recognized on a monthly basis for the whole BlaBlaCar Group, produce reliable & insightful financial data & reports in order to ensure BlaBlaCar's financial health & growth. You will act as a business partner to various managers across the organisation to ensuring access to reliable & accurate revenue metrics.
What you will contribute to:
Post, maintain & follow-up revenue recognition in our accounts;
Monitor Revenue for all our business lines (Carpooling, Bus, Insurance, Partnerships etc.);
Bill Business Partners, follow-up invoicing, & track cash collection;
Partner with other team members (Finance Ops, FP&A, Tax, BI & Data) for the correct follow up of our Revenue in our Financial Reports;
Analyze Revenue evolution & produce reports for top management;
Constantly improve our tools, processes & dashboards to steer our analysis towards impact & actions;
Formulate recommendations to increase our revenues & optimize our costs, & closely follow checkpoints of our company objectives.
What you will need to be successful:
- 2-3 years experience in Consulting, Auditing, Accounting, or Financial Planning & Analysis;
Highly fluent in Excel (Workday Finance/Tableau/Qlik Sense knowledge will be a huge plus);
Fluent in English (any other language, including German, Portuguese & Russian will be a plus);
A prior experience in a startup, scale-up, or Internet company will be a plus;
Strong grasp of business & financial statements: P&L ownership, Cash-flow & Balance Sheet strong understanding;
Outstanding analytical skills, agile & hands-on, high attention to detail, committed to making an impact;
A few practical details about the role
Start: As soon as you are ready!
Contract: Permanent contract
Compensation: Competitive package based on experience
What we offer all of our employees
The opportunity to have a meaningful impact, building a CO2-saving global travel network enabling strong human connections too.
A strong Fun & Serious company culture
An international environment with a team counting 35 nationalities, serving a global member-base from 8 offices around the world (Berlin, Kiev, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Paris (HQ), So Paulo, Warsaw)
State-of-the-art office spaces, in a great location
A start-up spirit grounded in agility & teamwork
Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth & fast-paced environment
Bi-Weekly team-all BlaBlaTalks to learn from each other
Weekly Tech Demos, so that we're all up to date with where our product stands
And some other great perks!
Free carpooling & bus rides to live our value Be The Member.
BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend every 18 months
Possibility to work from another BlaBlaOffice abroad for a week once a year (BlaBlaSwap)