• Location
    • London
  • Date Posted
  • Aug. 11, 2021
  • Function
  • Finance
  • Sector
  • Fintech

The finance team is the backbone of Revolut’s business. The department has grown from its initial internal accounting remit to a major function that supports all areas of the business, including assessing financial implications from various key strategic decisions and growth opportunities.

When you join the finance team you get the opportunity to interact with all areas of the company: one day you are involved in a banking license application process, the next you are running analysis for a new product launch, and the next you are working on an executive summary of Revolut’s performance for the board of directors.

About the role

Revolut are looking for an exceptional Financial Modeller to sit in the Strategic Finance function within Finance. The successful candidate will have previous experience in Financial model design, data structuring and data analysis. Strategic Finance at Revolut is data-driven to the extreme - our forecasts must be granular, accurate and justifiable. To this end our tools are OLAP cubes and SQL databases as opposed to Excel. Revolut can teach these skills however the successful candidate MUST have a mindset where they are motivated by learning new skills.

What you’ll be doing

  • Owning a portion of the financial forecast that is used by ExCo, the Board, Regulators, Investors, Product teams etc.
  • Designing financial models and structuring data to facilitate easy analysis and scenario planning in the future
  • Building financial models that use both historical data and industry metrics to create insightful forecasts
  • Use of best practice techniques to ensuring accurate and robust financial forecasts
  • Working closely with our accounting, data science, growth, treasury, risk, licensing and other teams to ensure consistency in our work
  • Creating and explaining analysis for ExCo, the Board, Regulators, Investors and other stakeholders
  • Improving processes to be more robust/accurate/efficient

What you’ll need

  • Essential: A structured and logical approach to solving problems - this will be tested.
  • Essential: Minimum of 2 years experience in financial modelling/analysis or data analysis or data transformation (Investment Banking, Management Consulting, Tech Startup etc.)
  • Essential: 1:1 or 2:1 from top tier university
  • Essential: Experience designing and building multiple large financial models for instance three statement models
  • Essential: Highly intelligent with exceptional attention to detail

Highly Desirable: Good SQL

  • Highly Desirable: Experience in Bank modelling or Infrastructure modelling
  • Desirable: Knowledge of banking regulations (Capital, Liquidity etc.)
  • Desirable: Relevant professional qualification (CFA, ACA etc.)

A little about us…When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2020 with 10 million Personal customers and over a quarter of a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services. As our customer base has boomed in the last year, we’ve expanded our team to match that growth. We started 2019 with several hundred employees; we closed it out with 2000.

What we’re looking for…Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our five core values: we believe that we Get it Done because we Think Deeper and are strongly rooted in the Dream Team. We Never Settle hence why we always Deliver Wow. You want to join a community forward thinking people - we are here for you. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.

The benefits

Competitive salary

Biannual equity bonuses

  • All the latest tech you need
  • Roll with a free Revolut Metal subscription

Pension plan

Private health insurance

  • Start the day properly with fresh fruit and cereals
  • Stay refreshed: get juice, tea, coffee and soft drinks on tap
  • Rest up with 29 days’ holiday per year
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