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FP&A & Investor Relations analyst

Back Market

Back Market

Paris, France
Posted on Friday, September 15, 2023
Back Market is the world’s leading refurbished electronics marketplace with a team of 700 people, powering operations in 17 countries (and counting!).Named one of the World's Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company in 2019 and again in 2021, our mission is simple: empowering people to consume tech sustainably by offering folks a high quality, accessible, and more eco-friendly alternative to buying new electronics. Why? Refurbished tech helps lower our collective environmental impact . We have indeed contributed to avoid the production of more than 1,000,000 tons of CO2e worldwide since our launch in 2014.Be part of an exciting and growing international adventure that will change the way the world consumes tech. About the role: We are looking for our new FP&A Marketing & Brand talent. Reporting to the Marketing & Customer services FP&A lead, you will be a key player of the Finance team and you will contribute to shape the future of finance at Back Market. You will be working in a very close coordination with other finance teams (among which accounting team first) and business teams, starting obviously with Marketing and Brand teams. YOUR MISSION (IF YOU ACCEPT IT): 🥇
  • Keep on improving the Group financial performance and be a key business partner to help drive the business:
  • Perform gap analysis vs. budget / reforecasts, and recommendations to the business executives
  • Monitor marketing & brand investments, at Group level as well as at a country level
  • Get a perfect understanding of every aspect of the marketing strategy in all our geographies to provide financial support and challenge the marketing teams when required
  • Contribute to the marketing ROI calculation, as well as to any specific ad-hoc analysis required
  • Lead and coordinate the Group monthly financial closing / reporting process on marketing:
  • Coordinate and continuously improve the closing routines with marketing teams
  • Work closely with teams in all subsidiaries to ensure transmission of robust and harmonized monthly financial information
  • Actively participate into the preparation of the Group monthly financial packages, to be shared with the Executive Committee and the shareholders
  • Ensure a proper reconciliation between accounting and reporting
  • Contribute to the budget and the reforecast processes for the Group
  • Support to business teams and country managers on the construction of their plans
  • Data preparation , communication and presentation
  • You are perfectly fluent in english and french
  • You hold a master’s degree in Finance (or equivalent)
  • You have at least 4 years of experience in corporate finance, of which meaningful experience in FP&A, ideally in a similar position. An audit background is definitely helpful
  • You love to work in a fast-changing environment. Ideally, you already have a strong experience in a start-up / scale-up, and / or in a marketplace environment
  • You are a reliable team player with a strong sense of accountability and ownership
  • You are highly organized, motivated, analytical, have a sense of urgency and an ability to prioritize tasks
  • You have excellent financial modeling and scenario analysis skills, including the ability to build excel-based decision tools, sensitivity tables (expert user of Microsoft Excel is a must)
  • You have excellent verbal/written communication skills with ability to synthesize recommendations from analysis
  • You are a hands-on person able to dive into accounting, tax & reporting issues
  • A meaningful job: you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!
  • A meaningful company: we became a mission-driven company in January 2022.
  • Be part of a worldwide growing company based in Europe, the USA and Asia to face great challenges : you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!
  • Work alongside passionate experts: who will share their knowledge and help you develop and grow in your career.
  • Grow your career: with a flexible career path and a dedicated Learning & Development team. Back Market will help you evolve with personalized internal trainings and external handpicked providers from day 1!
  • Leadership Academy by Back Market:“be a coach not a dictator” is at the core of this program ! We train and enable all our leaders to support their team towards achieving goals. Be a manager at Back Market is an unique experience we take by heart.
  • An attractive salary, equity and a host of benefits including : Lunch voucher, health insurance, relocation package, paid time off for activism in your community, parental benefits, flexible hours, etc…
  • Remote friendly company : up to 3 days of remote work per week!
  • One Loving Tribe: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.
  • Be part of one of our Employee Resource Groups createdaround shared identities, common backgrounds and/or special interests crafted to be a safe space and an expressive outlet.
  • Several internal events: The Monday Brief (weekly)/ The Somehands (monthly)/ The All Hands (annual).
  • We’re here to SABOTAGE: It’s our mantra. It keeps us focused on what we aspire to be: a little bit sneaky, always smart, kinda frugal and constantly conspiring to create maximum impact.
Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer which means we pledge to not discriminate against employees based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetic information.. If reasonable accommodations are needed for the interview process, please do not hesitate to discuss this with the Talent Acquisition Team.Back Market is helping to address one of the biggest challenges of our time: climate change. We take this so seriously that we were awarded status as a “Société à Mission”, or company with a social mission, by the French government. We know we can’t tackle a global problem without a globally representative team so we are committed to embedding diversity, equity and inclusion principles in every aspect of our organization. But more importantly, being One Loving & Free Spirited Tribe is in our DNA as it is one of the five foundational values of our company since we got started way back in 2014. We are committed to hiring and supporting diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We know our lofty goals cannot be reached unless everyone has a seat at the table along with the resources and opportunity to grow.