Financial Operations Analyst

  • BlockFi
  • New York, NY
  • Apr 09, 2022
Full time Finance Operations

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!

We’re looking for an ambitious Financial Operations Analyst to join our growing team

Your Mission

  • Organize and reconcile large amounts of data to ensure proper financial reporting while delivering a top notch client experience
  • Review data for discrepancies among systems to ensure back-end data matches client-facing data
  • Create and maintain documentation on key internal processes that enable the team to streamline audits, train new team members, and lay the foundation for automation
  • Assist in the maintenance of current platforms and databases, while seeking opportunities for efficiency and automation
  • Partner with engineering and product teams to systematically automate recurring tasks
  • Organize and analyze key financial data that enables the team to make decisions impacting pricing and profitability
  • Assist with various ad-hoc projects ranging from client analysis, business analysis, and regulatory reporting
  • Drive the development of process improvements and facilitate cross-function support among the various teams at BlockFi
  • Have an eye for detail and ensure all work has appropriate checks / controls in place to ensure the accuracy and completeness of our reports
  • Be a self starter that finds opportunities for development and can deliver solutions with minimal oversight
  • Recognize that no job is too small and egos must not delay deliverables
  • Display intellectual curiosity and seek opportunities for personal and professional improvement

Your Expertise

  • A bachelor’s degree in technical fields such as Finance, Economics
  • 1-3 years of professional experience
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical capabilities
  • High attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with Google Sheets, SQL, and Tableau is a plus
  • Adaptable to various environments and sudden changes
  • Ability to embrace new technology and applications
  • Familiarity with cryptocurrencies and blockchain

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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