Head of Talent Aquisition
FairMoney is building the leading mobile bank for emerging markets.
They started with a digital microcredit application on Android, and are rolling out additional financial services (current account, savings, debit card) while expanding the product to Western Africa and South-East Asia.
So far they disbursed over 3,000,000 micro-loans and give more than 7,000 loans daily. They are backed by top notch US/EU investors and have raised over USD 15m Venture Capital to support a stellar growth. They are a team of +100 between Paris, Lagos, Bangalore in Engineering (Android, Data, Backend), Product, Marketing, Risk & Data Science and Operations - and they won't rest before the FairMoney app is in the hand of millions!
Start with the client 📊 We are passionate, optimize for our users, care for our impact
Own, don't rent 💥 We strive for ownership and don’t rest until what we own is accomplished
Scientist mindset 👩🔬 We solve large challenges, break them into small pieces, make well reasoned conclusions
Churn 9-5 🎯 Work should be something we love and embrace - that we measure in tasks achieved, not hours completed
Fly High - Fly Low 🙌 We fly high to make big and bold plans - strategize We fly low and put our hands in the dirt to ensure the detailed high quality output of us and those that we manage
70/30 ⚡ We value execution speed and making decisions with 70% of the available data and a 30% margin of error over 100% accuracy and being blocked by over-analysis
Direct Feedback 🤝 We don't carry frustration with us but give direct feedback to our colleagues regularly to make sure we all improve and get better
Radical Focus 🔎 Our mantra is to start with the question, "What should not be done this week to increase the focus on the things that really matter