Stage - Finance Operations Intern (H/F)

Job description

If you own a flat in a building, you may have heard about “the Syndic”. In France, you have to choose between 2 models: 

  • the Professional Syndicate 
  • or the Cooperative one.

Founded in 2017, Matera is a fast-growing start-up (SaaS solution) that proposes a complete tool to enable the Cooperative Syndicate to be completely autonomous to manage the day-to-day life of the building.

The goal is to promote a user-friendly and cheaper solution, to automate tasks; But also to help on complex matters, thanks to our in-house experts who take over: lawyers, accountants, building experts, etc.

Matera has already attracted more than 6,800 customers in France and Germany and has ambitions to deploy the solution in other European markets!

About your team

The Finance Team is looking for its next talent!
As a Finance Intern, you will take part into the optimization of cash management, accounting and financial processes.
Closely working with Anthony (Head of Finance), and Valent (Finance Operations Manager) you will have the opportunity to work on all the tasks encountered in the Finance department.

Your main missions

  • Manage customers invoicing & cash collection // payment to suppliers
  • Participate in the preparation of reportings including operational KPIs and company’s financials & other ad hoc analysis
  • Support the Head of Finance and the Finance Ops Manager on related admin topics (e.g. BSPCE or CII/CIR)
  • Manage expense policy and implement efficient internal financial processes
  • Closely collaborate with our external accountant to make relevant accounting decisions and ensure our operations are efficiently recorded

At the end of your internship:

  • You will have gained a deep understanding of the SaaS business model and its financial implications
  • You will have participated in the constitution of a young team in a fast growing environment 
  • You'll be familiar with all the finance topics encountered in start-ups

Recruitment process

  1. Phone interview with Anthony (Head Of Finance)
  2. Business case and interview with Anthony (Head Of Finance) + Fit with another Materani
  3. Reference call & job offer

Job requirements


  • You are currently completing a Master’s Degree in Finance (or equivalent) & seeking for an end-of-studies internship (prior experience of at least a 6-month internship in Corporate Finance, Financial controlling and / or Audit is required)
  • You are a problem solver
  • Your inquisitiveness and humanity allows you to understand and optimize, think further
  • You value working in a respectful environment, with positive thinking
  • You speak French & English fluently

Why join us?

  • An onboarding to discover the world of co-ownership, our organization and give you all the keys to succeed during your first months;
  • A stimulating environment, where everything is to be built!
  • A product that answers to co-owners issues and that is meticulously designed and cared by our teams;
  • Have the opportunity to work on sides project to develop your skills and to make Matera shine and
  • If you want to learn and grow: Feedback culture, career path, internal mobility policy.
  • Founders who care about the well-being of their teams
  • Beautiful and brand new offices in the center of Paris;
  • If you have a passion for board games of all kinds (and the aperitifs that go with them), you'll be delighted every Friday!

Further information :

  • 6 months internship
  • Gap-year (2nd part) / final-year internship
  • Based in our Paris office: 10 rue treilhard 75008 Paris
  • Start : July, 2023

At Matera, we guarantee equal opportunities and diversity, which is why all our positions are open to people with disabilities. Only skills and motivation make the difference!