FX & Liquidity Risk Analyst

Remote-first

A little flex time

Employment type
Full time

About Currencycloud

Currencycloud is somewhere where innovative thinking and the power of technology know no limits. We know that the success of the business depends on the people who keep it moving, which is why we are looking for exceptional talent to join our international payments revolution.

We are an open & collaborative Fintech unicorn that lives and breathes our company values:

Be Human, Better Together and Own it.

FX & Liquidity (FX&L) Risk Analyst

FX

The analyst’s duty is to ensure that Currencycloud’s FX risks are within board-approved limits. In order to achieve this, the analyst will continuously monitor our client positions and take prompt remedial action when required.

- Fully support the firm’s collateral management activities:

- Monitor incoming collateral from clients

- Approve collateral returns to clients

- Issue intraday and end-of-day margin calls

- Provide FX&L Manager with high level updates on open FX risk exposure

- Monitor and manage collateral positions at our trading counterparties

- Monitor and manage client trading limits in our back-office systems

- Issue daily client position reports

- Build and maintain reporting

Liquidity

With a global network of payment and currency providers, moving money efficiently around the world is at the core of what we do. The analyst will play a key role in ensuring that our network is well funded, and that the firm’s liquidity allocation is well reported to internal stakeholders.

- Monitor balances held with our payment service providers in order to ensure seamless payment flows

- Assist with the issuance of weekly, monthly, and year-end financial reports

Data

Data is at the core of what we need to deliver. The analyst will need to work in collaboration with the team to drive our data requirements.

- Ability to build and maintain custom SQL scripts and Tableau reports which are consumed both internally and externally

- Actively propose and contribute to workflow automation and process optimisation through the use of SQL/Python/Tableau and other tech tools

Relationship

The analyst will be central to important company-wide discussions, projects, and tasks, and a main point of contact for risk-related client queries.

- Build strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders

- Assist clients and internal stakeholders with risk-related queries

- Support other departments with cross team day-to-day processes

Your Skills, Knowledge and Expertise

- Minimum of 2 years of experience in an FX-related role, preferably in treasury operations

or risk

- Control mindset – can identify processes and measures required to identify operational issues

- Confident in analysing numerical data

- Analytical thinker with the ability to exercise judgement

- Fast learner and able to use own initiative

- Effective communicator & collaborator

- Confident with communicating to client and internal stakeholders-

- Proficiency in SQL is mandatory, Tableau/BI and/or Python are desirable

Why Currencycloud?

We are a remote-first company; whichever location you’re contracted to, we leave it up to you and your manager to agree on how often you come into the office. To make things easier we offer an allowance so you can create your own working space at home because we REALLY mean it when we say remote first.

Your health and well-being are of paramount importance to us, and so our jampacked employee benefits reflect this!

We offer a competitive salary, an individual learning and development budget, a pension or 401K contribution, mental health days and comprehensive health care that includes annual optical and dental allowances, access to mental health support and a monthly allowance that you can spend on anything health or wellness related!

At the moment we are unable to consider applicants living outside of our entities and we are unable to provide visa sponsorship.

We aren’t currently looking for additional Recruiter support on this role and won’t be accepting any unsolicited CVs

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Remote-first

A little flex time