Funding Circle is hiring a

Financial Operations - Team Leader

London, United Kingdom

The Role      

The key purpose of this role is to lead the day-to-day processes undertaken by the Financial Operations Team. This includes providing a high quality business service, whilst ensuring the integrity and accuracy of financial data by understanding the business needs and constantly improving the efficiency of all aspects of Financial Operations.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reporting on the integrity of financial operations and ensuring the accuracy and completeness of daily Client Money Reconciliations
  • Lead the Fin Ops Daily Reconciliation team and ensure second line of defence for payment integrity
  • Work with the Fin Ops Systems Manager to a develop core financial capabilities and process improvement
  • Build cross-functional relationship to teams including Payments, Finance, Compliance, Product, Operations and Tech
  • Communicate and educate Financial Operations abilities and requirements throughout the business.
  • Ensure new systems are specified and built to Financial Operations minimum standards.

 The Candidate

  • Experienced Financial Operations background
  • Operational team leadership within the financial industry/back office experience preferred
  • Strong reporting experience (CASS knowledge advantageous)
  • High integrity with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills both oral and written
  • A team-player, who takes responsibility and works with a high level of autonomy
  • Passionate about continuous improvement, have a love of systems and problem solving

Are you an ambitious, proactive individual who is looking to build a career with a fast-growing Fintech company? 

Do you thrive when challenged to come up with better ways to do things? Do you express yourself and have plenty of ideas, but interested to hear others’ too? 

Do you work hard, learn fast, and do whatever it takes to get the job done, but know how to enjoy yourself on a Friday night?! If so, we’d like to hear from you.