Senior Analyst - Regulatory Reporting

About Klarna

Klarna was founded in Stockholm, Sweden in 2005. Since then we've changed the banking industry forever. And now we're creating the world's smoothest shopping experience. We serve over 90 million consumers worldwide, and partner with 250,000 merchants – with a new merchant joining us every 8 minutes. Including some of the world's leading brands, such as H&M, ASOS, IKEA, Adidas, Samsung and Lufthansa. Our offices are spread over 17 different markets, hosted by 5000+ employees from 100+ nationalities.

Klarna strives to become the world’s favourite way to buy, and you can contribute to reaching this goal! We are looking to hire great people, who are passionate about using their talents to generate success. Regulatory Reporting Analytics is no exception! We are currently looking to grow our teams to satisfy the company’s ever increasing need for complex problem solving and data driven decision making.

About the regulatory reporting team

  • The regulatory reporting team is responsible for the accurate and timely provision of data to regulatory authorities in Sweden and around the world. The team is  based in Stockholm, Sweden with some colleagues in Berlin, Germany. Beyond its core reporting duties, the team provides technical support around regulatory matters to colleagues across Klarna, monitors and plans for regulatory developments, ensures Klarna maintains adequate capital in relation to its risk profile and supports Klarna product and market expansions. Regulatory reporting is a part of the group of regulatory management, where on top of reporting, regulatory analysis and coordination as well as related projects and operational excellence are included.

Who you are

  • We are looking for someone ambitious with significant drive! We need a problem solver, initiative taker, someone that sees opportunities and potential to improve. You should be passionate about your job and enjoy a fast paced international working environment. You will play an important role in taking Klarna to the next level - thus, you should desire to go above and beyond to deliver and grow as an individual. At Klarna we embrace change, you should dare to challenge the status quo and be persistent in doing so.

What you will do

  • You will support the regulatory reporting team with Klarna’s worldwide market expansion. 

  • Some of your responsibilities will include
  • Understand local reporting obligations to authorities in various new markets in Europe and the rest of the world
  • Identify data needs and analyse potential data sources for local reporting
  • Work hand in hand with our engineers as well as our external service providers on the production of local regulatory reports
  • Support regulatory communications with regulators in markets where Klarna operates alongside the compliance team
  • Research, assess, and monitor new regulatory developments and updating internal stakeholders
  • Maintain current and extensive knowledge of the prudential laws and regulatory guidelines by which the bank is required to comply with
  • Ensure compliance with the group policies and maintain/ enhance the regulatory reporting policies
  • Assist the accountable lead for regulatory reporting to manage the risks arising for local regulatory reporting
  • Train colleagues in prudential regulations understanding and share knowledge with stakeholders across the bank

You should have

  • Ability to read and understand technical and legal language
  • A degree from a university in a numerate subject (e.g. Economics, Business, Science, or Engineering)
  • Applicable work experience of 3 to 5 years within regulatory reporting within financial services or within a regulatory authorities
  • Ability to multitask and operate in a fast paced environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills and in particular the ability to communicate with different stakeholders in a multicultural environment
  • Experience with EBA regulations  or with other regulations
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in verbal and written English
  • Any additional language skills, in particular European languages, are a plus

You might also have

  • A relevant postgraduate or professional qualification in regulatory compliance, law, financial services, accountancy, internal audit or finance.
  • An accounting degree from a recognised professional association
  • Experience in system implementation within the financial services industry
  • Strong attention to detail and experience in using structured approaches to problem solving
  • Significant drive and ambition
  • Strong conceptual ability
Please apply with you CV In English

Klarna is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees and candidates. Please refrain from including your picture and age with your application.