Associate, Liquidity Management

21 May, 2024
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Job Description

Our Client’s company was founded on the principle that every African must be able to participate and thrive in the global economy. To achieve this objective, they have built a trusted payment infrastructure that allows consumers and businesses (African and International) make and receive payments in a convenient borderless manner.

As an Associate in the Liquidity Management team you will help our Client further build out our integrated liquidity management systems along with risk management processes, and work alongside our business partners and internal teams.

Our Client is working on making their regional financial system programmable. The Liquidity Management team plays a critical role in enabling the realisation of this opportunity and simultaneously ensuring they optimally manage the liquidity flows for regional payment processing – ensuring money is in the right place, at the right time and in the right currency.

You will

  • Monitor and understand trends and cash flows across the various company products
  • Quantifying liquidity risk and conduct analyses to inform business decisions
  • Manage funds movements across various operating bank accounts
  • Creating and utilising dashboards/visualisations to communicate liquidity metrics both for day-to-day
    management and for periodic reviews/longer-term trends
  • Draft and review Treasury procedures and conduct trainings to the Operation Team
  • Prepare and present reports on financial performance, liquidity, and risk, providing insights and
    recommendations to senior management
  • Perform payment related tasks such as handling customer inquiries, request for information.

You have

  • Bachelor’s degree with 3 years of experience in Treasury/Liquidity Operations/Financial Operations
  • Client engagement experience
  • Ability to work as part of a team and manage projects
  • Strong analytical, presentation, report writing skills and attention to details
  • Fluency in English both oral and written (B2-C1); any other language is a strong plus
  • An intellectual curiosity about payments and technology
  • High aptitude to quickly understand customer use cases and requirements
  • The ability to drive cross-functional teams from ideation to solution
  • The ability to manage proactive and reactive tasks effectively
  • Are self-driven, self-starter, extremely passionate, goal-getter
  • Are passionate about process improvements
  • Are comfortable managing relationships within every aspect of the organisation from senior executives to engineers
  • Embrace the challenge of managing multiple activities simultaneously
  • Are comfortable working in ambiguity and the constant change of life at a startup experiencing hyper growth

*Note: By submitting your application, you accept that iWIA will conduct pre-employment screening such as reference and screening checks.