We’re looking for a COO to guide our teams covering the core processes of Underwriting, Collections & Transactions and Sales. We form a small and very effective FinTech team, with extensive networks to SMEs and banks, and we’re keen to showcase our talent to the world – and that’s where you come in.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The work will focus mostly on greenfield team development and improvement of existing core processes.
In the first phase you will form a small team of Operations and are also responsible for building a long-term core team.
In the beginning, you will take over an existing process setup and ensure the stability of the workflow. From there on, your team will further customize the existing setup to our specific needs and ideas for Swiss clients.
Besides the overall credit process you will also be responsible for the basic risk setup and underwriting process quality.
You are responsible for the overall stability and incremental improvement of the workflows and are in charge of the development roadmap. Projects will focus on speed, ease of use, risk mitigation and regulatory requirements.
Defining the business strategy and improving the overall funnel by seamless integration of the different work streams and systems. An important building block for your success is the ability to manage database structures and quickly adapt to our innovative core banking system.
Our setup combines internally and externally developed solutions, as well as external data providers for the risk assessment. So, our ideal candidate is:
Able to manage workflows (must-have) and tools including Salesforce
Capable to provide sophisticated reportings to major investors (must-have)
First familiarity with core banking systems
Basic understanding of credit risk and scoring models is beneficial
Has first experience with regard to effective payment processing in Switzerland and the EU
Basic knowledge of SQL and advanced knowledge on Excel, ideally also VBA applications
Able to show a track record of at least two years of working experience, entrepreneurial FinTech experience is a major plus
Willing to lead a team in a fast-paced environment
Fully proficient in English
Good communicator with organizational skills
What we offer:
You will work in very early stage setup with major strategic partners from the Swiss financial industry. You will grow personally while you lead and grow the Operations and IT team. In addition to working in a small and passionate team and having a lot of fun doing it, Lendico provides its employees an excellent compensation and benefits plan. You have the opportunity to contribute your ideas, show initiative and help us change the financing world for small companies.
Lendico Schweiz AG
Herr Gary Sauskat
HR Business Partner