Senior Manager, Credit Risk Strategy


Philadelphia, PA Onsite Only Feb 6
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About the Role:
Perpay is in search of an experienced Senior Manager of Credit Risk Strategy to join our team and play a critical role in developing and optimizing risk management strategies. With the recent introduction of our credit card, we are seeking a seasoned professional capable of navigating the intricacies of risk management to influence decision-making at various organizational levels.As a Risk Manager at Perpay, you will contribute significantly to understanding and mitigating risk factors associated with our expanding operations. This position offers a unique opportunity to coordinate the integration of our risk appetite framework into new and existing credit strategies.

We are looking for an individual with a strong background in credit risk management and business acumen, capable of providing strategic insights to enhance our risk management practices.Our ideal candidate possesses analytical proficiency, effective communication skills, and the ability to collaborate with diverse stakeholders. You should be able to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment, managing multiple projects to influence loss prevention, credit risk, and strategy development.

Our greatest strength is our people and we’d love for you to be one of them!


  • Utilize SQL, Excel, and other relevant tools to conduct in-depth data analysis, identify potential risks, and develop strategies for mitigation
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to implement risk management measures tailored to our multi-product environment
  • Provide strategic insights and recommendations by translating complex risk-related data into actionable insights
  • Manage multiple projects and initiatives to align with the company’s risk appetite
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and diverse stakeholders, providing data-driven insights to enhance risk management processes
  • Clearly communicate risk-related information using data visualization tools and reports

What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in a relevant field (e.g., Business Administration, Economics, Finance, Computer Science, Statistics, Chemistry)
  • 3+ years of experience in a risk management-related role
  • Prior financial services experience in credit card preferred
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to conduct comprehensive risk assessments
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proven ability to collaborate with cross-functional teams and diverse stakeholders
  • Demonstrated project management capabilities and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment

Hey, we know not everybody checks all the boxes, so if you’re interested, please apply because you could be just what we’re looking for!

Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
  • 401k with company contribution
  • Company Equity
  • Accessible Building
  • Accessible Work Environment
Perks & Discounts
  • Casual Dress
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Lunch Provided
  • Offsite Company Events
  • Snacks Provided
Health & Wellness
  • Dental Insurance
  • FSA
  • Gym Reimbursement/Discounts
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
Parental Benefits
  • Family Medical Leave
  • Parental Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Pet Friendly Office
  • Pet Insurance
  • Public Transportation Assistance
  • Relocation Assistance
Professional Development
  • Tuition Reimbursement

We believe everyone deserves a chance to improve their financial future. We’re dedicated to building simple and inclusive financial products that help our members create healthy habits and achieve economic stability.


Some things we’re excited about:

  • $500 million in spending power used by our members

  • Increasing members’ credit by 36 points (on average) within the first 3 months

  • Backed by First Round Capital and JP Morgan


Products we’ve built to make an impact:

  • Perpay Marketplace: Combines interest-free payments and modern e-commerce to reduce cost of ownership and promote healthy repayment behavior.

  • Perpay+: Leverages Marketplace repayment history to help members monitor and build credit with all 3 credit bureaus.

  • Perpay Credit Card: Expands access to the flexibility and benefits of a World Mastercard by removing common barriers like high security deposits and low approval odds.

The Perpay team is a motivated group of creative problem solvers who love getting things done and making an impact. We’re hiring and would love for you to join us! Check out our careers page to learn more.