Assistant Comptable H/F - Paris

Owkin is hiring!


Efficient Data. Effective Medicine

OWKIN uses AI and machine learning to augment medical and biology research. Its proprietary platform, Owkin Socrates, uses machine learning technology to integrate biomedical images, genomics and clinical data to discover biomarkers and mechanisms associated with diseases and treatment outcomes. The company develops scientific collaborations with top-tier medical institutions and partners with leading pharmaceutical companies. Owkin has developed a state-of-the-art federated learning technology in healthcare to overcome the sharing problems associated with medical data, building collective intelligence from distributed data at scale while preserving privacy and security.

Our data scientists are among the best in the world, with several Kaggle Masters, DREAM Challenge top performers, and publications in ICML, NIPS and other top scientific journals. OWKIN is proud of its unique physician-scientist team trained in Weill Cornell and Paris University as well as pharma and CRO senior directors from Novartis, Roche, and Parexel.. Owkin is backed by renowned investors — such as Google Ventures and F-Prime — as well as a distinguished scientific board chaired by Bruno Strigini, former CEO of Novartis Oncology. To build this vision, Owkin is growing rapidly, with offices located in the USA, France, and UK.

Job Description

The Assistant Accountant has the opportunity to support the finance department, and will have a core position in the company by completing clerical and accounting tasks and completing bookkeeping and accounting duties.

As an Assistant Accountant, you will be a part of a driven and fast paced environment focusing on posting information to accounting software and ensuring its accuracy. .

You’ll work directly with OWKIN’s finance team and operational teams and will report directly to the Accountant Manager.

In particular, you will:
Record supplier invoices and prepare supplier payment in a timely manner
Be the primary contact for supplier account queries
Conduct regular accounts payables reconciliations
Record all bank and credit cards transactions

Conduct regular bank and credit cards reconciliations
Ensure that employees expenses complies with internal policies
Actively participate in monthly and annual closing

The position is located in Paris.

Preferred Experience

We are looking for someone with:

Degree in Accounting field (Senior technician certificate of accounting) ;
Knowledge in Microsoft Excel ;
Knowledge in ERP ideally Sage X3 is a plus ;
Highly organized and meticulous about details ;
Team Spirit, dynamic, sense of service and to be discreet ;
Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment ;
Passionate about the intersections of accounting, healthcare and AI ;
Fluent in English and French

Recruitment Process

Please attach a cover letter and a CV. Applications without a cover letter will be automatically rejected.

Owkin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status or on the basis of disability.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Paris, France (75010)
  • Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
  • Experience: > 2 years