As a leading financial technology platform, OppFi powers banks to bring credit access to millions of everyday consumers who are locked out of mainstream financial options. We go beyond our mission – to help people rebuild financial health – and go further to ensure we keep the customer at the center of everything we do. We are creating a Customer-obsessed culture, with the capital “C”.
And it starts with our team here. We are a team of caring, innovative, and inclusive individuals who thrive in being immersed in diverse talents, expertise, perspectives and backgrounds. Our employees approach every new challenge with an unparalleled ability to see what could be rather than settle for what is. We welcome individuals who want to make a difference in the financial system through creating and building simple, transparent products that facilitate credit access, enable savings, and build wealth.
A few other fun facts about us. OppFi is an Inc. 5000 company for six straight years, a Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, the seventh fastest-growing Chicagoland company by Crain’s Chicago Business, and was named on Built In’s 2022 Best Places to Work in Chicago.
What you get to do:
The Bank Partnerships Associate will support OppFi in the daily management of 1 or more important bank partners working with all senior leadership and the VP of Strategy, Operational Excellence and Partnerships to:
Build product knowledge around the OppFi’s platform and bank-partner specific implementations
Partner with product, credit, marketing, legal and compliance team leads for all bank-related tech change requests, vendor approvals, marketing content review, etc.
Work to improve the process efficiency with the bank partners
Promote strategic efforts on Compliance, reporting approaches, and cycle-time efficiencies to improve partnership processes
Surface relationship or compliance concerns to management based on feedback from partners
Track issue resolutions stemming from audits, testing and monitoring and product technical defects
Support team with other bank partner plans and audit readiness efforts
What you will bring to the team:
2+ years of prior work experience in FinTech or financial services with a focus on technology
Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal/team-management skillsto work with bank partners / Ability to work with different styles at multiple levels of seniority
Experience excelling in a remote work environment
The willingness to take on new tasks and broaden scope of responsibilities
Knowledge about or experience with Excel (can maintain complex spreadsheets), JIRA, Slack, SalesForce, Monday.com and Trello
Reports to: Bank Partnership Lead
Job Level: Associate
The minimum salary for this role is $60,000. The total compensation package includes eligibility for performance-based bonuses as well as a 1-time equity grant based on level.
The actual offer, reflecting the total compensation package and benefits, will be at the company’s sole discretion, and determined by a myriad of factors including, but not limited to, years of experience, depth of experience, and other relevant business considerations.
Total Rewards and Benefits
OppFi offers a flexible remote environment, 401(k) matching program, and flexible paid vacation. Other benefits include medical benefits, dental and vision coverage, and tuition reimbursement. To support your wellness & growth, we provide monthly meditation and yoga classes and access to all LinkedIn Learning courses. We also offer Fringe, which is a lifestyle benefits platform that lets you decide how you want to spend your rewards from dozens of vendors like Uber, Doordash, and Urban Sitter. Dress code is casual.
OppFi is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on any actual or perceived legally recognized protected bases under local, state, or federal law or regulations. Our goal as a company is to build an equitable workplace that actively works to dismantle systems of oppression in our processes, procedures, and interactions. We aim to help our employees thrive where they work and beyond. Check out our Culture page here.
OppFi is committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. As part of this commitment, OppFi will ensure that persons with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact our People team at [email protected].
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