Credit Risk Analyst


  • Location
    • San Francisco
  • Date Posted
  • 18 May 2020
  • Function
  • Finance
  • Sector
  • Fintech

This is Adyen

We took an unobvious approach to starting a payments company, building a platform from scratch. Today, we're the payments platform of choice for the world's brightest companies. Speed is the foundation of our company. We think fast. We work fast. We launch fast. We are honest, direct, and try to have some fun too. We’re creating our own path, with a global team driving sustainable growth. To maintain our momentum, we need people to join us in finding new ways of solving our unique challenges - people like you.

Credit Risk Analyst

We're looking for a Credit Risk Analyst based in San Francisco. This person will help us scale and innovate Adyen's credit risk management and assessments. You’ll be working closely with Account Management, Sales and Compliance teams to evaluate and manage credit risk for various businesses; small, large, conventional and unique. The ideal candidate has strong detail oriented and investigative skills paired with good communication and a great affinity with technology.

What you’ll do

  • Compile and investigate credit and financial information of current and potential customers to mitigate Adyen’s exposure
  • Evaluate performance of past accounts and recommend changes, including impact on automated risk system
  • Help to drives process improvements for new and existing credit reviews
  • This role is based out of our San Francisco office
  • This is a full-time position with the ability to work a minimum of 40 hours/week
  • You have full professional proficiency (written and verbal) in English

Who you are

  • Background (2-3 years) in finance or operational risk environment
  • Strong experience in financial statement investigation and ability to assess the credit worthiness of a business
  • Knowledge of international corporate group structures and business models such as marketplaces
  • Strong financial statement and data analysis skills with the ability to justify credit conclusions and to balance risk and business opportunities
  • Strong collaborator with the ability to connect with colleagues and share ideas to improve effective teamwork
  • Ability to structure and prioritize in a high volume, fast-paced environment and drive a process to completion

Who we are

Adyen is the payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, providing a modern end-to-end infrastructure connecting directly to Visa, Mastercard, and consumers' globally preferred payment methods. Adyen delivers frictionless payments across online, mobile, and in-store channels. With offices across the world, Adyen serves customers including Facebook, Uber, Spotify, Casper, Bonobos and L'Oreal.