Risk Partnerships Manager
Posted on 3/22/2024

5,001-10,000 employees

Financial infrastructure platform for business payments
Company Overview
Stripe stands out as a leading financial infrastructure platform, providing robust payment solutions that empower businesses of all sizes, from startups to large enterprises, to grow and adapt swiftly. The company's culture encourages technical innovation, offering low-to-no-code solutions and API-based integrations that are easy to implement yet scalable, making it a competitive choice in the industry. With a mission to increase the internet's GDP, Stripe's influence extends globally, with headquarters in both San Francisco and Dublin.
Data & Analytics
Financial Services

Company Stage

Series I

Total Funding





South San Francisco, California

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
Corporate Finance
Risk Management
Finance & Banking
  • 5+ years of professional experience, including 2+ years in the payments industry (Risk Management experience preferred)
  • Partner-facing experience with card networks, acquiring bank sponsors, or additional relevant payment methods in EMEA (e.g. BNPL, ACH)
  • A strong sense of ownership, resilience, and a drive to have an impact
  • Experience in managing day to day risk initiatives, requirements and incidents across a variety of internal and external partners
  • Strong stakeholder management skills including navigating difficult situations, negotiating timelines, and influencing internal and external stakeholders across organizations and borders
  • An analytical, data-driven approach to decision-making – you understand how to partner with Data Science to build metrics and track progress across various monitoring programs
  • Demonstrated project/program management skills and a proven track record for building and scaling programs from the ground up
  • Excellent collaboration, communication, and relationship building skills. Must have the ability to convey complex ideas succinctly to all audiences
  • Ability to prioritize work appropriately and stay focused on the most important and most impactful initiatives at any given time
  • Manage key risk relationships with financial partners including bank sponsors, card networks and key partners that enable new products and payment methods
  • Build relationships, understand financial partner requirements, and advocate for Stripe’s users and product teams with external stakeholders
  • Represent Stripe’s risk controls and processes to bank partners, card networks, regulators and other external parties
  • Contribute to Stripe risk strategy objectives by proposing process improvements, new risk policies, capabilities, and other areas of thought leadership to drive the company vision
  • Partner with our Financial Partnerships team to collaboratively drive and advocate for risk objectives in balance with business objectives
  • Cultivate strong working relationships with colleagues across Risk, Product, Engineering and Operations teams to prioritize, scope and roll out launches
  • Manage top priority user escalations and incident remediations, as needed