Funding Circle is hiring a

Manager, Underwriting Analysts

San Francisco, United States

Funding Circle is looking for an energetic and dynamic manager to motivate and lead a team of Underwriting Analysts (UWAs). The UWA Manager will be responsible for overseeing a portion of the  Pre-Underwriting function within FC USA's Credit department, managing operational and financial processes as well as a smart, motivated and driven group of UWAs.

Bird’s-eye view of the role:

  • Performance manage and develop the UWAs, helping them improve productivity and setting them up for success at Funding Circle
  • Develop processes and systems to ensure that FC USA's Pre-Underwriting function is financially sound and operationally efficient
  • Act as a primary liaison between FC USA’s Borrower (Sales) Team and Credit Team, ensuring smooth communication and hand-offs between the teams
  • Work with the Product Team to further build out and optimize FC USA's proprietary pre-underwriting software

This is an opportunity to join one of FC USA's core functions and gain broad exposure to both the company and the marketplace lending industry. You will be working within a dynamic and high-performing team to help take FC USA to the next level!

Our ideal teammate:

  • High level of energy, positivity and enthusiasm for the role and for Funding Circle
  • At least 1-2 years of experience managing or at least supervising others
  • Knowledge of basic financial accounting
  • Metrics-driven and analytical approach to problem solving
  • Skilled at operations management
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a high level of self-awareness and empathy
  • Experience with credit operations in banking, credit card or loan processing a plus
  • Alignment with FC USA's core values: Think Smart, Make it Happen, Be Open, Stand Together and Live the Adventure

Why Join Us?

Happy employees are productive employees, that’s why we offer a hearty benefits package. From learning and development and commuter stipends, to a competitive salary, equity, and health benefits, we’ve got you covered! That being said, have you heard about what we're doing?! Our mission is what really motivates us to come to work each day:

  • We're supporting small business, the engine of economic growth.
  • We're helping facilitate higher yields for investors and lower interest rates for borrowers.
  • We can fund loans extremely quickly, all online!
  • We have a clear competitive advantage globally in areas like domain expertise and regulatory processes.

Funding Circle is the world’s leading online marketplace for business loans, matching small businesses borrowers with investors in the UK, the US and Europe. We provide small businesses with access to fast, fair and transparent finance and investors with access to attractive returns. Our mission is to build a better financial world.

Since 2010, investors at Funding Circle - including more than 50,000 individuals, financial institutions, local councils, a university, and even the UK Government - have invested more than $2.5 billion in 15,000 businesses globally. The company has raised $273m in equity capital from many of the same investors that backed Facebook, Twitter, Airbnb and Wealthfront.

We've combined disruptive technology with deep financial acumen, industry-leading risk management models, and a customer-first approach to build something better for small businesses, investors and the economy.

To learn more about our work environment, culture, and perks, visit:

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Funding Circle provides equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of their race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, or any other characteristic protected by state, federal or local law.

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