Finance Officer

Organisation

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. We partner with Global Health Funds, national governments, health service purchasers, and NGOs, to help them make smarter health investments. 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/

Job position

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 an experienced Finance Officer based in Brussels, with a strong background in finance and accounting and experience setting up Odoo or an affinity to learn it, to join our Finance Team. 

You will report directly to the CFO and be part of a team of 4 people. You will work in close collaboration with the management team, all project managers and operation teams.

Apply by sending us your CV/bios and an introduction to financeofficer@bluesquare1.odoo.com.

Responsibilities

The Finance Officer will produce thorough financial-status reports for senior managers to help improve our operational efficiency and aid in our continued growth.

  • You will be in charge of the proper execution of the day to day financial and accounting operations of the company.
  • You will produce quarterly financial reports, budgeting and cash-flow forecasts to the management team  to help improve our operational efficiency.
  • You will be in charge of financial and project management tools and processes (usage optimization, configuration, internal trainings, data management) – mostly Odoo for accounting and project management – you will be in charge of ensuring reliable and efficient use of Odoo within the company.

You will support the accounting and local teams by:

  • implementing consistent accounting processes across all offices and activities, adhering to national and local legal standards
  • maintaining internal safeguards for accounting and financial processes
  • ensuring proper process design, improvement and documentation
  • providing assistance in offers and negotiations with clients
  • providing ad-hoc financial reportings on specific projects

You will be involved in:

  • interactions with Bluesquare investors 
  • strategic/long-term business and financial planning
  • fund-raising (equity / debt / subsidy projects)

Profile

  • You have a Master degree in Finance / Business / Economics
  • You have at least 5 years of experience in a relevant function 
  • You have finance and accounting experience
  • You have excellent oral and written communication skills in French and English 
  • Experience with Odoo is a plus
  • You have excellent analytical and communication skills
  • You are solutions oriented
  • You are able to work autonomously 
  • Experience in global health / international aid / NGO is an asset
  • You have exceptional organizational skills and pay attention to detail
  • You have an entrepreneurial mindset and a willingness to get your hands dirty

What we offer

  • You will receive a competitive benefits package
  • You will benefit from flexible work hours and remote working possibilities
  • 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 : result-oriented, dynamic & diverse team committed to improve the accessibility and quality of health services, especially for the poorest
  • Location: Brussels. 
  • Team: Bluesquare is a horizontal company with 70+ staff in multiple countries and organized by project “squads”. We value ownership, autonomy, flexibility, communication and teamwork.

Apply by sending us your CV/bios and an introduction to financeofficer@bluesquare1.odoo.com.