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Finance & Strategy Associate

About Qapital


We are a team of designers, behavioral scientists and financial technologists on a mission to build a new retail bank from scratch, starting with an automated savings product that has already helped over a 300,000 users in the U.S. save over $250 million toward their goals. We recently launched a checking account, and have a pipeline of other banking services.


We work with Dan Ariely, our Chief Behavioral Economist, to create innovative tools that help people become masters of their financial lives. Tools that are useful to everyone, but accessible to anyone. Tools that give people control when they want it, and automation when they don’t. Tools that help people put their money towards what matters most.


We’re backed by top VCs including Northzone, Anthemis Group, Industrifonden and Inbox Captial.


Job Description - Finance & Strategy Analyst / Associate


This is a unique opportunity to work directly with senior management at a rapidly growing technology startup to drive the direction of the business by analyzing and implementing strategic initiatives.


The right person is naturally organized, structured and intrinsically motivated; a doer with great judgment, a great attitude and the ability to consider the big picture coupled with attention to detail. Exceptional interpersonal skills are required for investor and partner contact, knowing when to speak up and when to listen, exhibiting a combination of maturity and humility.


This role will work closely with the C-Suite to develop and maintain the develop robust financial forecasts and reporting, drive the strategic planning cycle, and work with our data insights team to analyze our user acquisition funnel and evaluate internal metrics, drawing data-driven inferences about our business.


This individual will work with our Product team to support decision-making by building detailed scenario-based financial models to evaluate investment priorities and alternatives. The analyst will question the status quo, challenge our assumptions, and demonstrate and share expertise in operational efficiency and resource allocation.


A valid U.S. or EU passport is required; the position has the opportunity to based in NYC or Stockholm.


About You:


  • 3-5 years of relevant experience at a fast-growing start-up, investment bank, venture capital/private equity firm, and/or other financial services company

  • Extensive experience building integrated financial models, analyzing revenue, expenses, cash flows, and the balance sheet, managing budgets / financials, and reporting

  • Ability to understand the Company's financial model, business goals and contextualize day-to-day activities within both the vision of the business and within the industry

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and a willingness to proactively work with functions across the company

  • Highly organized, independent, and self-motivated; commitment to delivering consistently accurate and high-quality work product

  • Impressive time management skills and a keen ability to juggle multiple projects/tasks while hitting deadlines on time-sensitive projects and being detail-oriented

Qapital is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected classification.


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304 Hudson Street Suite 505
10013 New York Directions

Why work with us?

At Qapital you get to work with a fantastic and international team in beautiful offices across Old Town Stockholm and New York City.

  • Flexibility

    Our team is spread out across the US and Europe, but we all get together in one place: Slack.

  • International Opportunities

    New York or Stockholm? Your call.

  • Great Colleagues

    Our diverse team consists of everyone from old-time bankers to stand-up comedians.

  • Start Fresh

    Are you excited about building something from scratch? Then you've come to the right place.

Workplace & Culture

The Qapital team is based in Stockholm, New York and Los Angeles. We're a great bunch of people made up of experienced developers and interaction designers, sharp ex-journalists, brilliant stand-up comedians and savvy ex-bankers, and we all want to learn and develop while building a great company.

We build with vision and validate with user feedback because we believe it’s the best way to make things people really love. Are you with us?