Business Operations Lead

About us

We are one of the world's leading software providers for secured, business-to-business lending software, used by 135 banks and financial institutions across the world.

The company HQ is in Wimbledon, South West London, and offers an excellent office environment. The company also has satellite offices in California and Sydney to service clients in those regions, with commercial representatives in the US, Greece and Singapore.

Our flagship product is Lendscape, which supports a range of working capital financial solutions such as factoring, invoice discounting, supply chain finance, and asset-based lending (ABL). We are also developing an Asset Finance system, to be launched in 2021, enabling us to support the full range of secured lending products available to businesses. 

We have 165 employees globally, who sell, develop, maintain, and support our technology.  

The company culture is friendly and supportive, and as an employer, we offer a wide range of benefits including a complete Wellness Plan (health insurance, EAP, Cash Plan, Gym membership, etc.) to attract and retain talent. We also recognise the importance of providing flexible working arrangement and career-enhancing opportunities. We focus on developing all our employees and building a strong leadership team to allow the business to scale.

We believe in supporting the community in which you work, and to that end, we are proud to participate in a wide range of philanthropic efforts.

Job role: Business Operations Lead

Location: London (Wimbledon) Currently remote

Salary: £55,000 - £65,000

Main function

The Business Operations Lead will be responsible for planning and monitoring the allocation of HPD’s global resources. They shall maintain a detailed plan working closely with the majority of the Senior Management Team as follows: 

  • With the Heads of each of Delivery, Consultancy, Engineering, Technical Services and Client Services to collate and maintain a resource and milestone plan across the entire business (the “Capacity Plan”). 
  • With the Heads of each of Sales and Commercial teams to understand the impact of the client pipeline on the Capacity Plan. 
  • With the Chief Financial Officer to collaborate on financial forecasting including P&L and cashflow and ensuring HPD maintains adequate staffing levels whilst protecting margin by determining how to deploy resources to the right place at the right time. 
  • With the Executive Committee to present what-if scenarios and options when the Capacity Plan points to current or future resource constraints. 
  • With the Head of People to assist with recruitment planning. 

Profile

This is a new role in an entrepreneurial and growing technology business. It shall require someone who is self-starting and capable of developing their own tools and methods to develop and maintain a Capacity Plan. At the same time it is the ideal role for someone who wishes to develop and shape the role and it is envisaged that the role shall evolve so above all it requires initiative and ambition. 

 Required Skills and competencies:

  • Relevant, recent and comprehensive experience in a similar role within an organisation delivering projects and / or implementing systems 
  • Experience of workforce planning 
  • Exceptional forecasting / demand planning capability 
  • Strong relationship-building and influencing skills 
  • The ability to advise senior members of the leadership team on business planning options 
  • Analytical capability coupled with the ability to translate large quantities of data into meaningful outcomes and recommendations 
  • Experience of working with JIRA and modelling demand in Excel whilst experience of enterprise resource planning tools advantageous 
  • Experience in technology, computer services or finance shall be an advantage.  

We offer:

  • Private Medical Cover
  • Cash Benefits Plan
  • Travel Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Gym Membership
  • Family Friendly Policy
  • Remote Working Policy
  • Flexi Time Policy
  • Volunteering Scheme
  • Training
  • And many more!




 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

London, UK

22 Worple Rd
SW19 London Directions careers@hpdlendscape.com 020 8780 6800

What it's like at work

We are a pretty unique blend of finance experts and technology specialists working together. 

We offer the right career for you. Whether you’re an ambitious student or a graduate, or an experienced professional, you’ll be working alongside specialised industry experts.

We reward commitment by weekly, quarterly and annual social gatherings. Celebration with staff and family are part of our day to day office life.

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