Director, Capital Markets - Structuring & Execution

Capital Markets 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. 

So far our investors have lent £13.7 billion through it to 122,000 SME owners. In just one year, we unlocked 100,000 jobs and contributed £7.2 billion to the UK economy. 

At Funding Circle we deliver an amazing customer experience through technology. We are focused on empowering small businesses to not only borrow, but pay and spend as well. This will make Funding Circle a multi-product platform, serving a direct and embedded audience.

What will you be doing?

As a Director, in Structuring and Deal Execution (Capital Markets) you will work as an integral part of the Global Capital Markets team.

  • Lead the structuring and execution of specific UK Capital Markets transactions across our key funding channels (Structured Finance, Direct/Real Money Lending, Banks, and Funds).
  • Lead the execution of trades; including but not limited to the complete commercial and legal negotiation of the transaction, and project manage all external and internal stakeholders and processes to close the transaction within defined time frames.
  • Devise and lead new strategic product and structuring initiatives for the Capital Markets
  • Work closely with the Capital Markets Distribution team to arrange and run due diligence sessions for new investors.
  • Help drive the learning and development of junior members of the team, and actively contribute to the positive team environment
  • Work closely with the broader global Capital Markets, Risk & Analytics, Strategy, Marketing and Communications teams as well as with external advisors and vendors.

Are you? 

  • This will suit a person with a minimum of 10+ years’ experience at a premier investment bank, asset manager or hedge fund within a structuring / execution role
  • Experienced in reviewing legal documents and analysing financial models
  • In-depth knowledge of structured credit and fixed income markets and experience in structuring transactions
  • Knowledge of the various regulations and concerns affecting different investors (eg Banks, Insurance Companies, asset managers etc).
  • Ambitious, eager to learn and excited about working with highly motivated individuals in an entrepreneurial environment.
  • A can-do attitude with the energy and resolve to lead and drive projects through to completion.



Research shows that some people are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single criteria. At Funding Circle we are committed to building diverse teams so please apply even if your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with the requirements. You might just be the perfect fit. 


Why join us?

Talk to our recruiters about our workplace, culture and benefits covering; Lifestyle, Health, Wealth & Development! 

A few highlights are: 

  • Flexible and remote  working options + home working support
  • Private Medical Insurance and Dental Insurance 
  • Learning and Wellbeing allowances (including subscription to Gympass)


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