Treasury Associate, Operations
Cape Town, South Africa
13h ago

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Cape Town

The world is changing. We all want something different.

At Luno, we see you as an individual, and we want to unleash your potential and empower you to become the best possible version of yourself.

Luno welcomes crypto lovers and crypto newbies. You - just like everyone in the world - are on your own unique crypto-learning journey.

We are a mission-driven cryptocurrency company that is building more open and equal access to the future of money. You don’t have to know lots about crypto to be interested in joining us, you just have to feel that upgrading the world to a fairer financial system matters, and that you’d like to be part of this global change.

We’re a passionate and committed team taking on a challenge of epic proportions. Like the first moon landing, it requires a special kind of people working together with unusual skill, focus and determination.

We need the best team on board for our mission.

If that sounds like a culture you’d thrive in, then we are excited to hear from you.

A little about us

  • Luno means moon in Esperanto, we chose the name because at night, wherever you are in the world, you look up at the same moon.
  • We believe in the power of working together, as one team, across borders, with clear focus and shared purpose.

  • Our popular mobile app and website helps people around the world grow and manage their money using the world's most mature cryptocurrencies : Bitcoin, Ethereum and USDC.
  • We’ve processed over $32 billion to date.

  • Over 9 million customers across 40 countries have chosen to hold their crypto wallets on Luno because we offer a delightfully simple experience and bank-grade security.
  • We're part of the Digital Currency Group, named in 2021 as one of TIME magazine’s 100 Most Influential Companies, in the Disruptors category alongside Tesla, AirBnB, SpaceX, Peloton.
  • TIME noted that DCG is .

  • We’re proud to be one of the world’s most international cryptocurrency teams, with colleagues from 43 different nationalities working across South Africa, Indonesia, the United Kingdom, Malaysia, Nigeria, Australia and Singapore.
  • Financial inclusion is part of our mission, but on a deeper level, inclusion is a way of life, and a way of work for us.

    It is part of who we are as a company, and a group of human individuals.

    The role in a nutshell

  • You will form part of our Finance Operations team, working closely with our Engineering, Product and Operations teams.
  • The role reports into , our Global Treasury Manager.

    Your mission will involve

  • Oversight of financial control and review of monthly reconciliations within our savings and instant buy / sell (broker) services
  • Supporting our savings back office operations with our lending partner (including managing liquidity needs)
  • Supporting our crypto P&L liquidation strategy, including managing any foreign exchange and cryptocurrency exposure
  • Funding, forecasting and managing fiat and crypto liquidity needs across different venues
  • Own the resolution of reporting discrepancies and anomalies within our working capital accounts and liquidity partner balances
  • Drive automation of key treasury (fiat and crypto) processes supporting our wallet product
  • Support our product and engineering teams with new product launches
  • Liaise with existing and new bank and payment providers, as well as supporting the global expansion team with new country launches
  • Work with our general finance team to monitor and manage float and cash balances to fund operations where required
  • Prepare and distribute performance metrics to relevant stakeholders
  • In your first six months, you will

  • Build an understanding of Luno’s current operational environment, strategy and roadmap
  • Build relationships with cross-functional teams (also known as fleets), as well as operational teams at banks and other providers
  • Make an immediate impact on our business (and customers) by supporting our crypto custody, liquidity and broker back office teams
  • Support our general finance team with any reporting needs where relevant to finance operations team led access
  • The ideal Lunaut for this role’ will have

  • A professional accounting qualification (CA(SA) or CIMA / CGMA preferred)
  • 3-5 years of work experience preferred within a Finance or Treasury function
  • A South African work permit if not a South African citizen
  • High attention to detail
  • Applies critical and creative thinking and to create efficient processes
  • Delivers results that create the best experiences for our customers
  • Leads change through entrepreneurial thinking, a strong sense of responsibility and a very high level of integrity
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a strong team player
  • Friendly, transparent, articulate and driven to succeed
  • Internet access at home and the ability to work remotely (Luno will provide successful candidates with suitable equipment to set them up for success)
  • Life at Luno

    If you’re looking to work on something truly global and disruptive with a forward-thinking and ambitious team that highly values diversity, teamwork, and the continuous quest for excellence, then this is an opportunity for you.

    Luno is a remote but reachable’ company!

    At Luno, we trust that people can do their work effectively anywhere and provide Lunauts with the flexibility to decide where they do their best work.

    For some of us, that’s at home for the majority of the time, for others, that might mean joining other Lunauts in person at one of our Luno workspaces more often.

    Luno is built on our relationships, so we still value in-person connection and have a minimum expectation of spending time in person once a quarter.

    So as long as you are based in one country with a Luno workspace, we want to hear from you!

  • Live long and prosper. We’ve got you covered with excellent private medical insurance.
  • You'll be able to continuously up-skill yourself with access to free courses on Udemy, Coursera and Codecademy.
  • For the crypto fans among you (should be everyone!), you'll pay 0 fees with Luno from the day you start
  • Generous maternity / paternity leave.
  • An annual inspiration day , over and above your annual and public holiday leave... for that pottery course you’ve always been meaning to do!
  • Work with a globally diverse team of hardworking, ambitious and friendly people on something that will truly revolutionise the financial world.
  • We have virtual cooking, dancing, drawing and house planting classes hosted by our Lunauts to break up your day and work that other part of your brain.
  • Work is important, but your mental health should always take priority . At Luno, we do everything we can to make sure you lead a healthy and happy life.
  • That's why Luno gives you free access to Headspace a full library of guided meditations, sleep stories, and music.

    We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not negatively discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

    We’re growing and looking for talented people like you


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