Bras droit - CFO at Optimetriks


Bras droit - CFO

Temporary in Paris, FR

Who we are

Optimetriks is revolutionising the way distribution in Africa is managed. We are building a platform that connects all the actors of the distribution ecosystem: Consumer Goods companies, distributors, sales rep and outlets. Our clients use our products to identify leads, streamline & digitise their route to market, gather market intelligence and more. We are a tight-knit team with common ambition to build technology that disrupt distribution in Africa.

Job description:

We are looking for a finance and legal officer interested in international challenges, startup environment, and eager to work with Optimetriks founders on the company (and its African subsidiary) finance, legal structure and fund raising.

  • Manage accountants / auditors and ensure you meet financial accounting objectives
  • Assist founders on the fund raising and the reporting to investors
  • Budget tracking and project finance reporting
  • Organise and implement the whole set of daily activities of the accounting department, such as accounts payable/receivable, cash receipts, fixed asset activity, month-end and year-end procedures, trust account statement reconciliations, treasury, budgeting, payroll, etc.
  • Improve and maintain optimised accounting practices
  • Organise and review annual audits
  • Create and maintain fiscal documentation


  • Experience of working on an Accounting / Finance position
  • Master Degree with specialisation in Finance
  • An entrepreneurial mindset, ability to be autonomous and detail oriented
  • An interest for working in Africa
  • Fluent in French and English

What we offer:

  • A 6 months internship or apprenticeship position
  • A unique and differentiating experience in the most dynamic area of Sub-Saharan Africa
  • The opportunity to manage a business, be exposed in business development and in charge of operations management
  • A potential evolution to a permanent position
  • Trips to Africa (mainly Kenya)