Join one of Europe’s leading Fintech startups.
At iwoca, our vision is that finance should be like electricity: simple, seamless and powerful. Over the next decade we aim to provide financing to 1 million small businesses that are underserved by the banks. Since launch in 2012, we've lent over £100m to thousands of small businesses across Europe. Along the way we have built a high-tech platform, won numerous awards and have grown a fun and vibrant team.
Over the last 12 months our team has doubled to over 100 people and last summer we closed a $20m Series B funding round, giving us the means to fuel our rapid growth. We’re now looking for an experienced regulatory officer to take on the challenges faced by a fast-growing alternative lender.Provide guidance to the team on the firm’s regulatory obligations, particularly with regard to the Consumer Credit ActMaintain relationships and liaise with regulatory authoritiesDeliver compliance training and provide ad-hoc compliance advice to the UK team and in some cases give guidance to our international teamsEngage with and take a leadership role of the audit committee Review, comment and agree audit reports by third partiesKeep abreast of recent changes whilst maintaining the current knowledge and understanding of regulatory policies, including, financial crime protection, conflicts of interest, KYC and AML.Sound knowledge of and experience in interpreting FCA handbook specifically CONC, SYSC, DISPExperience in monitoring audit review processes, ideally within regulated firmsGood understanding of the demands faced by small business in our marketsThe ability to write clear reports and discuss your recommendations at board level within a growing businessTo be confident, committed and enthusiastic. You should be comfortable in a fast-paced startup environment where every month is a record month