Payments/Transactions Operations Manager - FinTech

Posted 12 April by Stott and May Featured

Are you looking to work in a vibrant, upbeat office?

Do you want to be surrounded by inspiring, passionate colleagues?

How does working for a family feel company sound?

Do you want to make your mark in your career within one of the hottest FinTech's in London?

Are you an experienced Payments/Reconciliations Leader?

Then look no further... because one of the hottest FinTech's in London is looking for an innovative, hungry and driven individual to head up their Payments Operations team, reporting into the Financial Controller.

You need experience on the Operational side of payments, cash management & reconciliations, this is really important to the role! You need to be Agile and comfortable with process improvements. Not your standard '9-5’! You need to have specialist experience within payments, reconciliations and cash management rather than an 'all-rounder’ in Finance.

The role is looking after a team of 4 made up of 2 Payments, 1 Payments Supervisor and a Senior Reconciliations professional, managerial experience is a must! They use a lot of different systems so this person needs to be adaptable with the ability to take on change in their stride.

You'll be responsible for:

  • Delivering and assuring quality of transaction payments and cash reconciliations
  • Reviewing operational policies and updating where you feel necessary
  • Oversee the payments operations team & month end close, control checks and reporting outside of day to day reconciliations
  • Reviewing and advising on process improvements, covering end to end reconciliations process in line with company growth and profitability targets
  • Excellent stakeholder management, ensuring the design and implementation of finance processes are accurate for the introduction of new products
  • Provide accurate and timely MI for key stakeholders

The core skills needed are;

  • FCA regulated Consumer Finance/Lending industry experience
  • Experience with change management/continuous improvement/process improvement
  • Flexibility, adaptable
  • Desirable Lean Sigma
  • Excellent understanding of the operational side of Payments & Reconciliations & Transactions

(Payment investigations, Reject analysis, investigations, KYC checks etc)

  • Excellent operational understanding: PayPal recs, merchant services
  • Strong managerial experience
  • Confident working in an Agile environment
  • Familiar with Transformation & Change

The more advantageous skills are;

  • Excellent understanding of the operational side of Payments & Reconciliations & Transactions

(Payment investigations, Reject analysis, investigations, KYC checks etc)

  • Experience with change management/continuous improvement/process improvement
  • FCA regulated Consumer Finance/Lending industry experience

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a really exciting business, with an amazing equity scheme and strong basic salary.

Required skills

  • Finance
  • Payments
  • Reconciliation
  • Consumer Lending
  • Stakeholder Management

Application questions

Do you have experience within an FCA regulated environment?
Do you have experience within Consumer Lending/Finance?

Reference: 34825308

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