Senior Financial Analyst - Warsaw

Risk, Warsaw

Senior Financial Analyst - Warsaw

Risk, Warsaw

Ebury is one of Europe's fastest-growing fintech companies. We believe that in order for businesses to prosper and grow, there needs to be as few boundaries as possible. With our technology based platform we empower small and medium-sized businesses to trade and transact internationally.
The Business is headed by co-founders Salvador Garcia Andres and Juan Lobato, with a well-seasoned and international leadership team recruited from the likes of McKinsey, Barclays, City Index, Travelex, and Forsix Asset Management.
Just seven years old, the business now employs in excess of 600 people, has on-boarded circa 18,000 clients, has raised in excess of $100m top-tier Venture Capital, and is expanding both product-offerings and geographical-reach. As a company we are too young for bureaucracy and instead we simply believe in getting things done.

Role
This is a key role building out the underwriting function in a context of growth and diligence in serving the customers
Our lending is powered by business insight. The risk team undertakes a thorough rigorous analysis of the SME businesses looking to take our services. This will include an assessment of their markets, financials, products, activities and cash headroom modelling. The person will be expected to prepare a submission into our Credit Committee with results and recommendations. And also contribute to the development of automated risk modelling.

Responsibilities
As a Senior Credit Risk Analyst you will:
- Support the Head of Risk and Chief Risk Officer
- Perform credit analysis and offer recommendations for trade finance and currency trading products
- Train and manage the Junior Risk Analysts
- Understand the intersection between currency risk and credit risk and incorporating it into the credit analysis framework
- Lead the improvement of our underwriting processes
- Participate in the development of internal modeling/scoring efforts to automatise credit decisions

The Candidate
- University degree in business, finance or similar (essential)
- Fluency in English and Polish is essential (additional languages are a plus)
- Background in accounting, risk analysis and/or statistics
- 5+ years experience in a SME credit analysis role
- CFA or similar certification completed or at least in process desirable
- Demonstrate strong analytical ability
- Experience in understanding how businesses work and perform
- Clear, concise communication style
- Willing to work in a highly demanding and result-oriented team environment
- Working knowledge of Excel essential, VBA/Macros desirable

Interested?

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