Payments Operations Manager - Japan

Revolut

Tokyo, JP
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Accounting/Finance
  • Post Date: 01/06/2021
  • Website: revolut.com
  • Company Address: The Columbus Building, 7 Westferry Circus, London, E14 4HD

About Revolut

When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate.

Job Description

Work Location: Roppongi, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan

ABOUT THE TEAM

Revolut is the most exciting new business within the unicorn Revolut group, following the recent successful launch of Revolut Retail in Japan. We’re building a global platform for wealth and trading to give Revolut customers unprecedented friction-free access to the capital markets. Revolut does Operations differently. The team sits at the core of Revolut, working with departments across the business to help solve issues and create effective, scalable solutions. Working in Operations at Revolut will give you exposure to a range of different verticals, where you will deep dive into the fundamentals of each business area you work on. This gives you breadth and depth of experience unrivalled in almost any other job and offers you the chance to have a huge impact on Revolut’s success.

ABOUT THE ROLE

We are looking for a motivated person who would like to establish our payment operations team to become responsible for settlement of securities transactions, confirmation of trades and investigation of various breaks. This involves having a deep understanding of how the securities settlement flows within the firm coupled with a high attention to detail. You will closely work with Team Revolut, including Operations & Strategy, Compliance, Technology,  and Revolut’s counter-parties.

WHAT YOU NEED TO ACHIEVE

You will be responsible to design and implement settlement processes and organization to process Revolut Japan’s  equities transactions, a new business we are preparing to launch next year.  You will liaise with our compliance team to prevent fails, manage book and records, and to put in place appropriate regulatory reports

WHAT YOU'LL BE DOING

 Accurate and timely processing of transaction settlement with Revolut’s counterparties
 Owning the  transaction management process from account setup, reconciliation to record keeping
 Investigating and resolving failed and unmatched transactions
 Processing payments and equity settlement relating tasks and reports
 Managing customer transaction data and stock static data
 Liaise with global technology teams to define automated solutions to streamline all of the above processes

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

 3+ years experience in a Japanese equities operations (settlement) role
 Knowledge of Japanese equity cash and stock settlement processes
 Excellent fluency in English and Japanese
 Technological curiosity, we expect all of our team to be able to learn SQL, even if you are new to it when you join
 An understanding of the full transaction life cycle from account opening to record keeping

NICE TO HAVE

 Knowledge of how to settle various different kinds of products (Crypto, CFD, etc.)
 Knowledge of Margin and collateral Management
 Have automated a process or designed a new process as part of your current or existing role
 JSDA class I license

A LITTLE ABOUT US

When Revolut was founded in 2015, we had a vision to build a sustainable, digital alternative to traditional big banks. Our mission now is to help our customers improve their financial health, empower them to have more control, and promote financial cohesion across the communities in which we operate. Launching into 2020 with 12 million Personal customers and over a quarter of a million Business customers only reinforced our belief in the vast need across the world for better financial services. As our customer base has boomed in the last year, we’ve expanded our team to match that growth. We started 2019 with several hundred employees; we closed it out with 2000.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Revolut is being scaled up by people all around the world who share our vision. We’re looking for people who align with our five core values: we build a Dream Team, we Never Settle, we Get It Done because we Think Deeper, and we Deliver WOW.  You’re the kind of person who wants to join a community of forward-thinking people, all personally and professionally invested in Revolut’s mission. You thrive in a collaborative space where everyone’s learning from each other, and learning fast. We believe in empowering our Revoluters in their work, giving them autonomy and ownership of what they do. We want everyone at Revolut to own their story and their successes - working with us means you’re not just another cog in the machine.

THE BENEFITS

 Competitive salary
 Biannual equity bonuses
 All the latest tech you need
 20 days paid holiday per year
 Up to 10 days paid sick leave per year
 Medical insurance and pension plan as required by Japanese labour law
 Monthly commuting scheme covered by employer

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