Graduate Data Analyst at Lending Works

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the UK’s leading financial service firms in the providing of personal loans through partnerships!


Company: Lending Works

Role: Data Analyst

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Start Date: ASAP



This is your opportunity to gain valuable experience within the data science team in a company that has created innovative lending solutions for their clients.

Apply below!


Who is the company?


  • Lending Works is the UK’s leading embedded finance provider. Using innovative technology, Lending Works enables partner firms to provide their customers with access to credit products quickly and simply, resulting in a game-changing customer experience.
  • Founded with strong values, Lending Works is passionate about making people’s lives better by providing simple and fair financial products. Since launching in 2014, individual and institutional investors have lent more than £200m to 30,000 creditworthy people via the Lending Works platform.
  • Lending Works forecasts to grow to £1bn of loans per annum by 2025. Lending Works has recently completed a private equity transaction and has a new principal shareholder that will fund and support their entire business plan.


What is the role?

  • Joining Lending Works’ growing Data Science team and using the latest technology stack, you will have an instant impact in delivering insightful analysis and visualisation projects at a growing Fintech company. Working alongside more experienced team members you will be responsible for:
  • Delivering insightful data analysis on the drivers of business performance as well as creating, updating and maintaining dashboards and visualisations that will be used cross-company in Tableau and Quicksight.
  • Building data engineering pipelines that underpin analysis and reporting and using internal and external data to identify improvements in processes, whilst working with stakeholders to assess and quantify the impact of new initiatives.
  • Develop comprehensive ETL workflows and collaborate with technology and other team members to deploy scalable solutions.
  • Undertake data analysis on customers, pricing, loan performance, wider market etc. to understand what has happened and recommend improvements.
  • Working with stakeholders to assess and quantify the impact of new initiatives.
  • Investigating and resolving a broad range of data quality issues, collaborating with the Technology team and external parties where necessary.




Why should you apply?


  •  You will have the opportunity to work with a variety of different stakeholders including the founders, the senior leadership team members, other members of the data science team and many more.


  • Lending Works have been listed in the Sunday Times Tech 100, Deloitte Fast50 and won many customer experience awards, including Moneyfacts and Moneywise.
  • There will be opportunities to work both in office and at home within a hybrid working model.


Who is best suited to this role?


  • You must have achieved or be on track to achieve a 2:1 from a top university in an analytical degree such as Mathematics, Statistics, engineering, economics, computer science as well as an A in A-level mathematics (or equivalent).


  • Someone with demonstrable programming ability in Python.


  • You must have strong analytical and numerical skills, as well as having the ability to learn quickly and take on new challenges.


  • You must have a high degree of ownership, taking an organised and strategic approach to work.


  • You must have excellent communication and presentation skills.