Big news Bottlepay is now part of the NYDIG family
Newcastle upon Tyne, England, United Kingdom

Risk Specialist

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About the Company

NYDIG is a leading technology and financial services firm accelerating the future of Bitcoin. We believe that Bitcoin is not just a new asset class but a potentially powerful force for good. NYDIG’s focus is two-fold. First, we aim to provide the best investor solution platform with the most sophisticated suite of products to corporations, asset managers, institutions, and other sophisticated investors. Second, we aim to democratize access by providing a technology platform capable of powering embedded bitcoin products and services for any financial institution.

Bottlepay is a part of the NYDIG family. Our app facilitates cross-border payments via the Lightning Network and has cool features such as Bitcoin payments via social media platforms like Twitter.

As a business, we embrace innovation and foster a friendly and supportive environment, taking pride in the work we do.

As we grow and expand our business across the globe, we’re on the lookout for amazing talent that can help us on this journey.


We are now recruiting for a Risk Specialist to assist the Risk & Audit Manager in the development and maintenance of a robust risk management infrastructure. This is a full time role, working standard office working hours.

Working across a wide range of aspects of Risk Management, duties include, but are not limited to:

- Assist in the effective identification, quantification and management of Bottlepay’s risk profile - including financial and non-financial risks
- Assist in the development, implementation and delivery of Bottlepay’s risk management framework and key risk processes

- Ensure key risk processes are understood and followed across all parts of the business and where necessary they are appropriately and effectively challenged
- Support business functions in the facilitation of functional risk assessments and in the creation and maintenance of monthly risk dashboards

- Support business functions in the reporting and management of incidents (providing independent challenge to ensure appropriate resolution and mitigation)

- Work with the Treasury and Finance functions to provide additional review, challenge and oversight of Bottlepay's key financial risks

- Support in the facilitation of a company wide risk assessment which will encompass a ‘top down’ leadership view and ‘bottom up’ operational view of Bottlepay’s key risks.

- Support in the development and roll out of operational resilience and business continuity plans

- Detailed analysis of risk data to ensure emerging themes and issues are identified and reported in a timely manner
- Produce high quality written reports, which include key findings, trends and appropriate actions for input into the Risk & Compliance Committee.

- Work closely with business functions to create a positive and open risk culture and to provide additional bespoke risk management support where needed
- Identification of opportunities for improvement within the risk management framework and facilitating their delivery.

You should apply if:

- You have worked in Financial institutions previously, with a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role supporting the implementation and management of risk frameworks
- You are familiar with key risk processes for both financial and non-financial risks
- You have excellent communication and influencing skills and the confidence to deal with/challenge senior management.

- You have an understanding of operational resilience and business continuity processes

- You are able to manage multiple competing priorities without compromising on quality of outcomes
- You are resourceful, have the ability to work on your own initiative with a strong delivery focus

- You’re comfortable working in a fully remote, global team across multiple time zones

- Entering the world of Fintech Payments and Bitcoin/Cryptocurrency excites you


28 days paid holiday + 8 UK Bank holidays

NEST Pension scheme

Wellness Fund (up to £50/month incentive to promote your wellbeing)

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