Vice President of Finance

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We’re looking for a passionate, analytical and credit risk oriented financial lead to join our Portfolio and Analytics team. This is a career changing opportunity to build out our financial analytics and international treasury management functions with an incredibly talented, collaborative, and global team. This role will be pivotal in providing forecasts, insights and supporting the leadership in making clear business decision making.

What we do:
InVenture provides access to fair and flexible financial products that help people realize their potential. We believe all people deserve trust, access to fair financial services, choice and control over their financial lives. By using best in class data science, technology, and design, we are making this a reality for the 2+ billion people in the emerging middle class.

Min. 5-10 years in a leadership/strategy position with experience in both debt management and fundraising at a consumer finance company
1-3 years experience with underwriting and credit policy specifically, in a management or policy development position
Experience in reporting and accounting around debt facilities and international lending

Skill set:
Very deep understanding of GAAP and IFRS accounting standards and best practices
Ability to identify potential risk factors affecting the business
Strong understanding of consumer finance cyclicality
Exposure to international corporate currency risk management
Analytical background that intersects accounting, reporting, and data analytics
Passionate about the challenges of building process and systems that scale at a growing Fintech company
Detail-oriented, organized, accountable, and clear-communicator who strives to produce excellent work with care

Develop and create a deep internal business understanding of financial drivers and levers that impact InVenture’s P&L
Work with leadership team throughout the financing process and in determining appropriate financing legal structures for the portfolio and different business units
Work with the engineering team to design accounting systems that scale to multiple currencies, product types and entities
Work with data team to provide domain expertise in credit scoring methodology
Provide business intelligence to help inform prioritization and commercialization decisions across all business lines
Work cross-functionally to ensure unit economics approach to measuring financial results and leverage KPI analysis to review financials
Develop forecasting methodology across all functional business lines
Refine and standardize underwriting policy and collaborate with growth team to achieve target portfolio composition
Build detailed financial models to support project based initiatives related to capital structure, product rollouts, new countries and process improvements
Lead preparation of quarterly financial outlook of the portfolio and business metrics to support external lender and Investor Relations activities
Ensure the design and implementation of strategies to minimize systemic credit risk, regulatory regime risk, foreign exchange risk and tax liabilities across our loan portfolio and markets
Enhance monthly reporting for executive leadership including development of income statement, balance sheet and cash flow snapshots

About InVenture:
InVenture builds mobile products that help creditworthy individuals in emerging markets validate their financial identities and access fair credit to advance their businesses and families. Using a simple Android device, we determine an individual’s financial ability and send and receive all funds instantly via mobile money… and our customers love it! You can see our flagship app in the Kenyan Google Play store or read glowing customer testimonials.

InVenture is well-funded and backed by DCVC, Lowercase Capital (Chris Sacca), Google Ventures, Collaborative Fund and other leading venture & fintech investors. Fast Company ranked InVenture as the World’s Most Innovative Money Company in April 2015 and our work has been highlighted by Wired, Forbes, WSJ, Vodafone, TED and many others.

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