Banking Operations Analyst

  • Abra
  • Manila, Metro Manila, Philippines
  • Jan 10, 2018

Job Description

Position: Banking operations analyst

Location: Manila, Philippines


About Abra

Abra aims to be the WhatsApp of money. We're transforming the world of payments by making it simple to send money to anyone, anywhere, whether or not you have a bank account or credit card.

We are an early-stage startup with high aspirations, and backed by several top-notch investors. We are currently present in the US and in the Philippines, with more countries to come soon.


About the job

We are expanding quickly and need an experienced individual to help make our innovative payment technology a fast and reliable experience for everyday users. Ensuring ours users can perform banking transactions on a timely manner, the operations analyst is an integral part of our ability to deliver a great customer experience.

This full-time role is located in Manila, Philippines.


  • Process incoming requests by following an existing workflow, transferring data, and recording outcomes at each step in a spreadsheet
  • Maintain up-to-date records in process logs and credentials databases
  • Coordinate and escalate processing tasks, primarily through email, text chat, and phone, in collaboration with local and remote colleagues
  • Suggest and implement improvements to processes and policies



We seek candidates who are passionate about delivering quality work, and have a strong desire to contribute to a dynamic startup environment. Successful candidates should have/be:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 2-3 years of experience in banking operations or finance back-office roles
  • Organized, methodical, detail-oriented
  • Highly productive and with strong work ethic
  • Intermediate mastery of spreadsheet tools (e.g., Excel, Google Sheets)
  • Able to analyze and solve problems
  • Able to present issues and solutions clearly
  • Excited to chase down open issues through completion
  • Multitasker, able to shift focus easily
  • Able to both follow process and create process
  • Computer savvy and able to navigate multiple systems, apps, and tools to find information and resolve issues
  • Work well in both team-oriented and self-directed environments
  • Bonus : accounting or bookkeeping experience