New York City

Full time

Treasury

Treasury Financial Risk Specialist

New York City

Full time

Treasury

Stripe’s mission is to increase the GDP of the internet. We build the most powerful and flexible tools for running an internet business. We handle billions of dollars each year and enable millions of users around the world to scale faster and more efficiently by building their businesses on Stripe. More than 80% of American adults bought something on Stripe in the last year.

To Stripe is building a world class Treasury team with a goal of being fully automated and supremely lean. We work closely with our Treasury engineering and Payments Infrastructure engineering teams to build great systems. And, we work closely with our product and finance teams to shape our understanding of how Stripe is performing as a business, as well as what our best opportunities are for continued growth. We’re looking for a stellar candidate to join our fast growing team and to help us build integrated financial systems and processes, working alongside our business partners and our world-class engineers. You will be an instrumental part of a robust Treasury organization within a fast-paced environment at a growing, global company and provide regional coverage for our Americas activities.

You will:

  • Be responsible for the assessment, monitoring and management of key financial risks for our Americas region, including US, Canada and Latin America
  • Support the development of a global financial risk management program responsible for measuring, monitoring and mitigating market, counterparty and liquidity risks
  • Develop and implement risk management policies, limits, stress testing capabilities, analytics, and reporting.  Establish controls and hedging capabilities
  • Work with cross functional teams to develop capital planning to assess financial resources required for regional products and activities
  • Create frameworks to support capital markets initiatives ensuring that duration, interest rate, and currency gaps are incorporated into risk models
  • Partner with new product teams acting as a risk advisor, helping to assess their financial risk profile and related equity, liquidity and funding requirements
  • Ensure regulatory and legal compliance in our processes
  • Negotiate term sheets and derivative and financing agreements 
  • Validate risk models used across the company
  • Help to design fully automated systems to support our 40+ countries and 130+ currencies

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • 8+ years of treasury and/or related risk management experience
  • Have financial risk management experience including forecasting liquidity and regulatory ratios, stress tests, counterparty exposure monitoring, liquidity and interest rate gap analysis, VaR, and risk sensitivities
  • The ability to work with and synthesize large data sets
  • An inclination to solve problems systematically via infrastructure and automation
  • A clear willingness to “roll up their sleeves” and dive into the details
  • Flexibility with changing requirements in an evolving and fast-paced environment
  • Comfort working with engineers and non-finance technical partners across Stripe
  • Strong communication skills and an ability to build and leverage cross-functional relationships
  • A demonstrated ability to manage and deliver on multiple projects with a high attention to detail
  • A builder’s mindset with a willingness to question assumptions and conventional wisdom
  • Comfortable with using SQL to support ad hoc analysis

Nice to haves:

  • Strong knowledge of the payments industry
  • Knowledge of regulations that pertain to the payments and financial services industry
  • Prior experience with liquidity/asset & liability management or Treasury products
  • Experience with Tableau, Python, R, or equivalents

To apply, please include:

  • A resume and LinkedIn profile

At Stripe, we're looking for people with passion, grit, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience doesn't precisely match the job description. Your skills and passion will stand out—and set you apart—especially if your career has taken some extraordinary twists and turns. At Stripe, we welcome diverse perspectives and people who think rigorously and aren't afraid to challenge assumptions. Join us.

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