Chief Financial Officer – CFO (Brussels, Belgium)

Organization

Bluesquare is a fast growing technology company focusing on Global Health. Bluesquare’s goal is to help Global Health resources get where it matters the most. Bluesquare’s technologies are in use in more than 30 countries and support +60 different clients, including the World Bank, the WHO, the Global Fund to Fight HIV, TB and Malaria, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, leading NGOs and consultancies. We are a team of 70+ colleagues, spread across 13 countries.

For more information about who we are: https://bluesquarehub.com/

Context

Do you want to contribute to more efficient and accessible healthcare services in emerging markets? Do you thrive in a fast growing company? Are you result-driven and always looking for ways to  improve things? 

Bluesquare is looking for a CFO to lead the financial operations of the company and be part of the management team. The CFO will be responsible for developing and executing our financial strategy with specific attention to financial planning & reporting, management tools & automations, financial operations, growth and investor relations. You will report directly to the CEO and support him & the management team in strategic & operational decisions. 

You will supervise a current team of 2 people and will have complete liberty to build the operational capacity needed to support your work. You will work in close collaboration with the CTO and management team. 

Apply by sending us your CV or a link to your LinkedIn profile and a short introduction to yourself to cfo@bluesquare1.odoo.com.

Responsibilities

  • You will oversee and ensure the day to day financial operations of the company
  • You will have ownership of the well being of all finance, accounting, budgeting, reporting, tax and regulatory compliance functions. Direct and coordinate all financial planning, modelling, and budget processes;
  • Manage the monthly and quarterly close process and timely and accurate preparation of financial statements;
  • Manage the company’s tax, consulting, banking and audit relationships to ensure tax and regulatory compliance
  • You will prepare quarterly financial reports & financial narratives for board meetings
  • You will collaborate with the business development team to optimize contracting, financial performance and compliance;
  • You will help measure the company’s performance by analysing and interpreting data and metrics
  • You will provide support to the various teams to ensure the timely design and implementation of business strategies, plans and procedures
  • Prepare financial briefs for Management Team and organisational planning discussions;
  • Work with the CEO and management team to explore new revenue channels
  • You will lead, coach and grow the finance team 
  • Always on the lookout for ways to help Bluesquare run more smoothly and support its employees, you will look for ways to improve the processes and the business

Profile

  • You have a Master degree in Finance or Business
  • You have at least 7-10 years of experience in a relevant function
  • You have business and management experience, as well as experience liaising with donor and partner financial management teams, board members and investors;
  • You have experience developing internal financial management tools to improve the accuracy and management of company and project finances;
  • You are fluent in English and French
  • You have excellent analytical and communication skills
  • Calm under pressure or uncertainty, you keep a cool head to find solutions
  • Experience in the global health / international aid  is an asset
  • You have exceptional organisational skills and attention to detail
  • You thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and a willingness to get your hands dirty
  • You are dependable, with a positive mindset and solution-oriented.

Offer

  • You will have a real impact on the company’s growth and evolution
  • You will enjoy freedom and autonomy to design Bluesquare’s finance department and have a concrete impact throughout the company
  • You will enjoy  the good work atmosphere and open culture of the company while contributing to better healthcare system in emerging markets
  • You will evolve in a dynamic company with a lot of perspectives
  • You will receive a competitive benefit package

Apply by sending us your CV or a link to your LinkedIn profile and a short introduction to yourself to cfo@bluesquare1.odoo.com.