Financial Operations Analyst

Finance & Accounting London, United Kingdom


Who are we?

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 get the finance they need to thrive, creating thousands of jobs as they drive the economy forward.

So, we created the leading online marketplace for small business loans. Our investors have lent £11.4 billion in 143,000 loans to 100,000 small business owners. In a single year, we unlocked 135,000 jobs and contributed £10 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. 

The team

This role sits within “Corporate Functions”. The engine of Funding Circle - we keep the business running. Whatever the discipline, we turn dreams into reality and help small businesses to win.

What will you be doing?

  • Complete daily & month-end reconciliations of client money bank accounts in accordance with CASS rules
  • Investigate & communicate discrepancies that arise within the client money reconciliations
  • Be accountable for identifying and flagging risks to client money reconciliations as they arise
  • Work closely with the Product & Data teams on any systems changes or enhancements, testing the changes and ensuring controls have been built to mitigate risks
  • Test, implement and document any process changes and review procedures periodically to ensure completeness and accuracy
  • Participate in Internal/External audits and compliance liaison

Are you?

  • Experienced in a similar position or have reconciliation process understanding
  • Attentive to detail with a high level of accuracy.
  • Investigative with strong problem-solving skills and are passionate about continuous improvement.
  • Possess excellent numerical skills.
  • Able to work with integrity and discretion when handling confidential financial information.

It would be advantageous if you have:

  • CASS knowledge.
  • VBA/Macro knowledge.
  • Technical aptitude and/or experience developing systems and processes.

Why join us?

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

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. 

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 to make a positive difference. Join the disruption. Say “I was there”. Be a part of it. Build something incredible and make a genuine impact on the lives of many – including yours. 

Here at Funding Circle we have a hybrid working policy, for most teams this means we’d like to see you in the office 2-3 days a week. We hope this will give you the chance to connect with your colleagues and work in a way that is most effective for you!

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.