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Senior Fraud Specialist



Accounting & Finance
San Francisco, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, September 16, 2023

HoneyBook is the leading platform for independent business owners to manage their client flow and cash flow, streamlining all of the steps needed to sell and deliver personalized contracted services. By combining tools like billing, contracts and client communication, HoneyBook helps business owners get organized so they can provide an exceptional experience at every step. HoneyBook is trusted by service providers across the U.S. and Canada who have booked more than $9 billion in business on its platform.

Our award-winning culture is built on core values that drive everything we do, including putting people first. We know experience comes in many different forms, some visible on your resume, others not. No one candidate will be a 100% perfect match to our description, so if you thrive in a fast-paced, intellectually-charged environment and have similar experience to what we are looking for, we encourage you to apply.

Our Fraud team provides behind the scenes, world class customer support, while performing all aspects of fraud monitoring and investigations. The team works diligently monitoring accounts and transactions to keep fraud and bad actors off the platform, ensuring all members have the most secure and confident experience using HoneyBook’s financial products. You will be a part of a small, growing team where your fraud intuition, feedback, and customer advocacy will be used to shape the team and make an impact at the company and for our members.

Here are a few of the things you will do:

  • Minimize fraudulent transactions and vendors on the platform
  • Identify and surface new and emerging fraud trends
  • Own and project manage strategic initiatives affecting our team and the broader company
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to impact change and influence decisions
  • Perform vendor and payment reviews, as well as investigations
  • Train new team members on fraud processes, and handle fraud escalations from the team

Here is what we’re looking for in a candidate:

  • Keen intuition and detective skills; you have an inquisitive, puzzle-solver mindset with passion for finding the truth
  • Project management skills, and a sense of ownership of your domain
  • Someone who's continuously looking for ways to improve processes and documentation, and you can easily context switch to look at the task at hand and the bigger picture

Here is what is needed:

  • 1+ year(s) of specific fintech experience in fraud
  • Experience working with returning customers and building strong relationships
  • Proven track record identifying and screening for suspicious/ fraudulent transactions
  • Critical thinking and data-based decision making skills

The good stuff:

  • Mission driven: You'll be joining more than just another startup—our members are at the heart of everything we do.
  • Impact: We move quickly and encourage every employee to push the envelope. Our best ideas come from out-of-the-box-thinking and innovation; be ready to fail fast and often!
  • Benefits + Perks: From wellness programs to open paid time off and exceptional family leave policies, the health and happiness of our employees is foremost.
  • Compensation: We offer a competitive salary + meaningful equity based on merit and market.
    • The base salary offered for this role and level of experience will begin at $67,000 and up to $110,000. Full-time employees are also eligible for a meaningful equity package and benefits. The actual base salary offered may be higher, depending on your location, skills, qualifications, and experience.

The opportunity at HoneyBook is huge – our primary customers today are creative businesses that generate in aggregate $150B in revenue per year in the US. Founded in 2013, HoneyBook is based in San Francisco and Tel Aviv, has raised $498M and is funded by Tiger Global Management, Norwest Venture Partners, Aleph, Hillsven Capital, OurCrowd, Durable Capital Partners LP, Vintage Investment Partners, Battery Ventures, Citi Ventures, Zeev Ventures and 01 Advisors.

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