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Strategy Associate

Salary £35,000 - £50,000
Location London, Vauxhall
Job Type Permanent
Size 20-50
Job overview
On the hunt for Strategy Associate jobs in London, and want to work for a fast-growing and purpose led FinTech? Then apply for this Strategy Associate job in London today!

On the hunt for Strategy Associate jobs in London, and want to work for a fast-growing and purpose led FinTech? Then apply for this Strategy Associate job in London today!

Company Profile

In this London based Strategy Associate opportunity, you will be joining a FinTech who are driving a tech-enabled revolution in SME lending, disrupting traditional finance and improving the lives of millions. One of the few female-led FinTechs in the UK, they are quickly becoming a dominant inclusive lender for Entrepreneurs and small companies, and the largest national Community Development Finance Institution (CFDI). Their approach to finance is different.

They put people at the heart of what we do providing substantial opportunities for transformation via funding for small businesses. Fostering entrepreneurship and helping to grow the UK economy by lending inclusively and sustainably to under-served yet creditworthy borrowers.

Job Description

In this Strategy Associate job, you will report directly to the COO and CEO. This role would provide you with the opportunity to work with the leadership team to build the business, deliver critical projects and work on strategic initiatives. You will be challenged to look at a wide variety of different tasks and problems across the Company (for example, investigating new business opportunities, or working with colleagues to design and implement new KPIs to drive success for the firm). You will be highly visible across the company, in addition to having exposure the board of directors, investors, the government, and key stakeholder within the financial sector.

Key Responsibilities

In this Strategy Associate role in London, your responsibilities will include:

  • You will help formulate strategic projects.
  • You will be assigned high priority projects and ad-hoc projects for the CEO and leadership team.
  • You will collaborate with people across the company to identify, review and solve challenges.
  • You will work on multiple projects in parallel that will require you to be adaptable across multiple functions.
  • You will ensure that the CEO is well prepared for meetings
  • This role provides an insight on how to build a business and the ability to solve any problem thrown at you
  • This role comes with great autonomy allowing you to identify problems, carry out analysis, design solutions and execute them.

Job Requirements

  • A 2.1 from university
  • Significant commercial experience in a fast-paced environment (start-up/strategy consulting / investment banking)
  • You can break complex problems into smaller ones and enjoy working with data to facilitate your work using such analytics tools
  • You are proactive, curious in nature and interested in making an impact
  • You can demonstrate this through various projects you have been involved in
  • You can make a good business case and convince people to help you execute
  • You can manage various stakeholders and to thoughtfully and constructively challenge the people you work with
  • You must have a quantitative background and may also have experience managing change

Benefits of the Job

  • A competitive starting salary of between £35,000 - £50,000, DOE
  • 25 days leave + bank holidays + your birthday off!
  • Equity in the business
  • Plenty of support and training from senior members of the team
  • Private healthcare
  • Leaning and development structure in place

Looking for Strategy Associate jobs in London and want to work for a FinTech with a great mission? If you have great analytical and interpersonal skills and you’re looking to gain invaluable experience, apply for this Strategy Associate role in FinTech today.

Give A Grad a Go is committed to being an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith, disability or other. We are continually finding ways to improve the way we work, read our Diversity and Inclusion promise for more information about this.

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Luke Owen Edmunds
Key Account Manager