Data Analyst (FinOps)

Data, Risk & Analytics London, United Kingdom


About Us

We want to help small businesses win. That’s why we’re here.

We connect small business owners to investors – to create jobs, help families and power economies – because we believe that people are made to do  more. And we want to help them.

So, we created the leading online marketplace for small business loans. Our investors have lent £8.1 billion in 110,000 loans to 77,000 small business owners. In a single year, we unlocked 115,000 jobs and contributed £6.5 billion to the global economy. There’s never been a better time to join!

Be part of the team that changes everything. Let’s build the place where small businesses can get the funding they need to win and leave a legacy behind, forever. 

This role sits within the “Risk and Analytics” team. The drivers behind our platform – brilliant people working together to create, code, and build the next game changers. 

About the role

Would you describe yourself as a data fanatic? Do you have a passion for analysing and visualising data to help your company make better decisions faster? Do you have an interest in finance? If you answer yes to these questions then we're looking for you to apply! The Funding Circle Data Team is looking for an experienced Data Analyst to support the data needs for Financial Operations. You’ll help by:

  • Build a good relationships with the Financial Operations team and develop a strong understanding of their data needs
  • Establish strong relationships with other stakeholders across the business to represent the data needs for Financial Operations
  • Understanding how our business works and how this is reflected in our data
  • Work with the Financial Operations team to automate and improve on their data processes to improve the efficiency of the team
  • Represent the team on cross Funding Circle change initiatives
  • Assessing and tracking the quality of data and working with the team to solve issues.

About You

  • Ability to extract insight from data and explain, in straightforward terms, what it means
  • Have a good working knowledge of Financial Operations and reconciliation processes
  • Experience developing dashboards in visualisation tools like Tableau or Qlikview
  • Strong SQL query/development skills (Athena/Presto, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MS SQL)
  • Experience of other languages such as R or Python
  • Good understanding of ETL processes and data pipelines
  • Fired–up to achieve. Passionate about the power of data to drive better business outcomes for our customers.
  • Super organised. Someone who knows how to manage their workload, cope with multiple priorities and can organise their days and week effectively 
  • Quick to learn. You get things quickly, can take on feedback and understand how to explain complex concepts and products to our customers simply 

Why join us?  

We’re gearing up for our biggest chapter yet – and it’s being driven by everyone. 

We think of ourselves as the career launchpad. A place to develop yourself, fast. Real work. Real experience. Real opportunities to collect skills. Think big remits and huge ownership to make great things happen. 

Yes, it’s target-driven and high-octane – but we like to play hard too. That’s what makes us, us. Our vibrant culture is built around potential and creating a place where you can really be you. We keep it agile and open. All voices heard. Because we believe great ideas come from everywhere. 

If you show skill and are willing, we’ll back you all the way. This is the place for you to build something incredible.

It’s in our differences that we find our strengths.

We celebrate and support the differences that make you, you. So we’re building a culture where difference is valued. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and affirmative action employer. We truly believe diversity makes us better. 

Want to Build The Incredible? We’d love to hear from you.