Portfolio Financial Risk Analysis - Manager

  • BlockFi
  • New York, NY
  • Feb 28, 2022
Full time Management Finance Compliance AML

Job Description

What is BlockFi?

BlockFi’s mission is to provide liquidity, transparency and efficiency to digital financial markets by creating products that meet the needs of consumers and corporations across the globe. We build bridges between traditional finance and digital markets that enable growth for all participants.

We’re a team of builders and strivers, proud to champion financial inclusivity and offer economic opportunities around the globe. We provide the same inclusivity to our team members. BlockFi is a place where diversity is celebrated, individuality is recognized, and every single team member is valued. We are changing the status quo to be the first financial company that people love, and we rely on our people to make it happen!

BlockFi is looking for a [ Portfolio Financial Risk Analysis - Manager] to join our growing team

About the Team and Role

We are seeking a highly motivated team player to join BlockFi's Risk team as a [ Portfolio Financial Risk Analysis Manager]. In this role, you will report directly to [Director of Enterprise Credit Risk] and be accountable for supporting the risk monitoring and management of the loan portfolio. You will be expected to quickly gain an understanding of the firm's products, policies, vendors, and business lines.

Your Mission:

  • Support risk team in the collection, organization, and archiving of data, materials and other information used in the risk analysis and due diligence process.
  • Support risk team in analyzing and monitoring the loan portfolio and other activities of the firm.
  • Support reporting activities for the risk team and engage tactically with team members in specific areas to resolve day-to-day issues and challenges.
  • Regularly engage with stakeholders to report on progress and identify obstacles, bottlenecks and critical dependencies. Demonstrate judgment in escalating issues to management as appropriate.
  • Build strong, effective, and collaborative partnerships across multiple cross-functional teams. Influence without direct authority to achieve mutual goals.

Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (Degree in Finance, Accounting or a quantitative field preferred). 
  • [2]+ years of experience in business, finance or other relevant fields.
  • Strong understanding of financial products (e.g., loans, options).
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a naturally collaborative working style.
  • Passion for problem-solving and willingness to take on complex problems.
  • Solid attention to detail and ability to manage through ambiguity and evolving requirements.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment with limited oversight.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (especially Excel) and/or Google Suite (especially Google Sheets).
  • Credit and underwriting experience is a plus.
  • Experience and/or interest in cryptocurrency is a plus.
  • Experience or familiarity programming with Python and/or SQL is a plus.

Your Perks:

We benefit from the great work our employees do each day. That is why we are committed to providing a variety of awesome benefits to help them live their best lives.

  • Competitive salary because we value your experience and expertise
  • Unlimited vacation / sick days because everyone deserves time for R&R
  • Employer contribution towards health coverage (including vision & dental) because your physical health and well-being is important to us 
  • Various fringe benefits such as 401k, Parental Leave, FSA/HSA, and Employee Assistance Programs because health coverage is more than just choosing your yearly plan 
  • Flexible work environment because we are a geographically dispersed team and we believe in balance
  • Pet insurance because all of your beloved family members should have coverage too
  • Weekly lunch stipend because there is such a thing as a free lunch! 
  • A close-knit team of enthusiastic, collegial and driven people to work alongside in a highly meritocratic environment because teamwork makes the dreamwork

Why BlockFi?

BlockFi has experienced incredible growth since our launch in August 2017. Our client base has grown to more than 225,000 (and counting), and the company now boasts more than $15 billion in assets on our platform. We recently completed a Series D funding round placing the company's valuation at $3 billion, and our team now has more than 500 people worldwide. We have established ourselves as a crypto market leader, and as we expand our product suite and geographic footprint, we expect our addressable market to grow exponentially.

BlockFi's leadership team has decades of experience in the traditional financial services and banking world, and we take a conservative approach to regulation that will position us well for sustainable long-term growth and expansion.

Our team is comprised of highly motivated professionals from diverse backgrounds. We are aiming to become the leading lender in crypto and are poised to redefine the global financial ecosystem for the better. In addition:

  • BlockFi is one of the first companies to ever offer crypto-backed loans and the only company whose founding team has an institutional understanding of the debt capital markets and regulatory landscape in the U.S.
  • $100 MM of Series A, B, and C funding led by Valar Ventures with participation from Susquehanna, Winklevoss Capital, Fidelity, Galaxy Digital, Akuna Capital, and Morgan Creek
  • $350 MM of Series D funding led by Bain Capital Ventures, partners of DST Global, Pomp Investments and Tiger Global
  • We are moving quickly and have already deployed substantial capital into the space, proving our ability to execute and capture customer demand

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