Head of Finance and Risk - Fintech

Tier One People

Career defining role for a Head of Finance with a passion for Fintech. Can accommodate flexible hours and days.

  • Join one of the best leadership teams in Australian Fintech
  • Scaling Fintech, well capitalised
  • Broad scope across Finance, Strategy, Risk and Compliance
This is a unique chance to work with who the Tier One People team regards as one of the best leadership teams in Fintech.

You could get to work with some of Fintech's best operators when it comes to innovation, product, marketing and leadership. 

The business is ready for the next level (and beyond) and is seeking someone with a strategic approach to finance, risk and controls.

Have you got the expertise, energy and strategic mindset to enable rapid scaling of the business and identify commercial/growth opportunities?

Why you should keep reading?

Our client is a Fintech platform operating a marketplace model. In market for several years, they’ve built a strong brand and are now ready to scale.

The product itself is ground breaking, utilising machine learning and automation to provide a seamless, fast and cost effective customer solution.

It’s an exciting time to be joining. New clients, strong brand marketing and a new product launch are just a few to mention.

The business is well capitalised and with strong backers, giving a professionalism and rigour that you usually don’t find in a startup.

Culturally the business is best suited to those who Get Stuff Done. People who prefer to build and create vs. the politics and meetings you get in a corporate.

And if you are someone who can get stuff done our client can accommodate flexible working and part-time hours.


Who should apply?

On offer is a seat on the leadership team where you’ll be surrounded by highly experienced Fintech/Banking professionals and a heavy hitting board.

You will need to be able to demonstrate a track record in convincing boards and Executives that your recommendations need to be actioned.

You strike a balance between corporate and startup. Moving fast but with precision.

You bring consumer financial services expertise coupled with tech startup experience.

You demonstrate a hands on approach and are most comfortable running a full finance function.

Risk, Compliance, Financial Control and Strategic Planning will all fall under your remit. You’ll have the support of a small team, but you are happy and capable of doing the heavy lifting. 

And you will need to be a qualified accountant CA/CPA.

What you will get in return.

Base salary with ESOP.

The opportunity to build something of significance as it begins to scale.

The learning that comes only when you’re surrounded by amazingly talented people.

Exposure to a board and executives that are well connected and respected across Fintech.