ACCOUNTING & FINANCE MANAGER

Linkfluence is hiring!

About

Linkfluence first started as a passion project between four students with an ambitious goal: to understand and “map” the social web. With backgrounds in engineering, artificial intelligence, and sociology, these founders soon realized the potential of this idea and launched a company in 2006 to fulfill this potential. Today, Linkfluence is a leading social media intelligence company that turns social data into valuable insights for global brands.

Our hybrid combination of AI and human expertise is what sets us apart from other social listening players in the industry. We serve over 500 clients worldwide across all industries, from global brands like LVMH, Danone, Carrefour, AirFrance, Pernod Ricard, and agencies like Publicis and Havas.

Our team is young, diverse, and ambitious, and we’re growing rapidly. We have 220 people of over 20 different nationalities spread across our offices in Paris, London, San Francisco, New York, Düsseldorf, Shanghai, and Singapore.
We are a multicultural organization and are committed to a gender-balanced workforce.

If you’re passionate about staying on top of online trends, if your ambition is to help companies serve their customers, if you’re curious about what’s happening in the world and love to listen to others, and if you’re thrilled to be a part of shaping the future of social media intelligence, then we want to hear from you!

Job Description

Linkfluence is a multi-legal entity organisation operating business in multiple geographies in Europe, US, and APAC.
The Accounting & Finance Manager is responsible for the financial health of the Linkfluence group. Producing financial reports and developing strategies based on financial research, working with all the functions to improve operational efficiency and guiding senior executives in making sound business decisions in the long and short term.

Job Duties:

  • Scope : Geo scope France & UK
  • Monitor the day-to-day financial operations within the company, such as invoicing, accounts payable, treasury and other transactions
  • Focus on day to day cash reporting
  • Liaise with local Finance team and external accounting firms for weekly flash reports, and monthly reporting
  • Track the company's financial status and performance to identify areas for efficiency improvement (margins on services, sales efficiency..)
  • Provide insightful information and expectations to senior executives to aid in long-term and short-term decision making
  • Review financial data and prepare monthly and annual reports
  • Stay up to date with technological advances and accounting software to be used for financial purposes (support deployment of new CRM / Invoicing tool for Saas specific business needs)
  • Establish and maintain financial policies and procedures for the company
  • Understand and adhere to financial regulations and legislation.

Preferred Experience

  • Advanced degree in accounting, business, economics, finance, or a related field;
  • 2 to 3 years of experience in a finance role;
  • Superior mathematical skills;
  • Leadership skills and experience;
  • Solid communication skills, both written and verbal;
  • Public speaking skills;
  • Deep understanding of business principles and practices;
  • Superior attention to detail;
  • Organisational and planning skills;
  • Research and analytical skills;
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills;
  • Computer skills;
  • Multi-tasking abilities;
  • Integrity and honesty.

** Why should you join the team and take on the mission?

As a social media intelligence company, social media and technology are our future. We’re committed to innovation and work hard to stay ahead of digital and social trends.We’re passionate about giving a voice to consumers by helping brands to understand online conversations and exchanges, and by providing the human expertise necessary to respond to these exchanges. We believe helping businesses around the world to better understand each other can only lead to good outcomes.

As a growing company, we combine a startup mindset with the resources necessary to commit to exciting new initiatives. We have a proven track record of success and funding and work with global brands with significant influence and market presence.

At Linkfluence, everyone has an opportunity to make a difference. We believe in hiring motivated individuals with passion and talent, and we listen to our employees when making company-wide decisions.Our Paris office is situated in the heart of Paris, 9th arrondissement (South Pigalle), which means we’re well-connected with 4 different metro lines and surrounded by fantastic restaurants and bars!

*If you’ve read this far, you should probably apply!

*We’re already looking forward to knowing more about you!

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75009)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 2 years