Treasury FX Trading & Funding Analyst (Dubai)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Remitly is on a mission to transform the lives of immigrants and their families by providing the most trusted financial products and services on the planet. Since 2011, we have been tirelessly delivering on our promises to immigrants sending their hard earned money home. Today, we are incredibly proud to have served millions of customers globally with Remitly and our newly launched Passbook app to provide immigrants access to banking. We strive daily to meet our promise to our customers by building peace of mind into everything we do. Join over 2,200 employees across 8 offices who are growing their careers while having a positive impact on people globally.

Team Remitly is a digital international money transfer company united through our mission - to tirelessly deliver on our promise to immigrants sending money across the world. We do this by providing immigrants and their families the most trusted financial service products on the planet.

The treasury team is uniquely positioned in the center of processing Remitly’s global transaction flows, with responsibility over FX inventory purchases and delivery of funds to destination partners for our customers.  The ideal candidate will possess the skills and experience needed to assist our ongoing efforts to build out and manage a scalable and efficient global treasury FX trading and funding function. Remitly is a unique and dynamic work environment with extraordinary business growth which is perfect for an energetic candidate looking for an exciting challenge and career opportunity.

You Will:

  • Own daily forecasting process to determine FX receipts and FX funding needed (by country/partner) in disbursement network for $10+ billion annualized transaction volumes in over 100 different currencies
  • Develop and execute FX trade recommendations and related trade execution to optimize local liquidity, FX costs, and FX exposures
  • Ownership of FX inventory cost basis (a key component of revenue) and FX gain/loss
  • Analysis/reporting of FX trading and funding activities vs. targets 
  • Monitoring, and improving a best-in-class set of operational policies to ensure a robust, internal control environment protecting assets and mitigating the risk of errors
  • Identify, recommend, and assist in implementing new technologies and enhancements, products, and services to improve FX trading and funding with the support of a dedicated treasury engineering team

You Have:

  • 3+ years of solid global treasury foreign exchange management experience in a multinational corporate setting
  • Previous experience trading emerging markets currencies and/or remittance industry experience a plus 
  • You acquire and synthesize complex datasets to support recommendations and conclusions to treasury leadership
  • Strong understanding of accounting processes and concepts
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, Business, or a related field
  • Profession certification (CFA, CTP, or CPA) a plus

We are committed to nondiscrimination across our global organization and in all of our business operations. Employment is determined based upon personal capabilities and qualifications without discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, gender identification and expression, marital status, military status or status as an honorably discharge/veteran, pregnancy (including a woman's potential to get pregnant, pregnancy-related conditions, and childbearing), sexual orientation, age (40 and over), national origin, ancestry, citizenship or immigration status, physical, mental, or sensory disability (including the use of a trained dog guide or service animal), HIV/AIDS or hepatitis C status, genetic information, status as an actual or perceived victim of domestic violence, sexual assault, or stalking, or any other protected class as established by law.