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Fraud & Payments Analyst

Corporate | New York, NY | Full Time

Job Description

LiveAuctioneers is the leading marketplace for fine art, collectibles, furniture, and jewelry. 

Founded in 2002, LiveAuctioneers was the first in the industry to introduce mobile bidding, video streamed auctions, and more.  The company continues to be a pioneer in the sale of rare treasures. In 2018, LiveAuctioneers helped facilitate $3 billion of sales by connecting 13 million of the world’s most knowledgeable collectors with thousands of passionate sellers of one-of-a-kind items.

LiveAuctioneers management team has started and/or grown market leading companies.  The company’s most recent investment was led by Cove Hill Partners, investors in innovative companies like NetDocuments and Storable.


Job Description

We are seeking a Fraud and Payments Analyst to join our New York City team. The Fraud and Payments Analyst will:

  • Lead the adoption of advanced payments and fraud protection tools throughout the LiveAuctioneers value chain

  • Identify fraudulent activity trends and make recommendations on appropriate changes in order to minimize identified risk

  • Undertake operational risk management duties primarily focusing on: KYB, KYC, payments fraud and operational fraud

  • Ensure key security and risk objectives are met by effective management of company and third party risk tools

  • Perform data analysis,  operational and project management tasks  to support scaling and developing the LA payments offering

  • Support a variety of account and payment administration tasks relating to daily finance and client support queries

  • Conduct in-depth data analysis, validation, and investigation to improve product offering; Responding to and challenging potential chargeback transactions, reporting and tracking dispute resolution


  • Highly analytical thinker, proactive problem solver, expected to present problems and solutions simultaneously

  • A team player who enjoys researching and troubleshooting with an innovative and self-sufficient outlook

  • Personal energy to proactively address situations and adopt a positive approach; resilience in front of change and obstacles

  • Ability to multi-task and self-prioritize to ensure deadlines are met in a timely manner

  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to understand business needs and interact at all levels of the business

  • Have an understanding of the unique qualities to work in a small independent team with the ability to make on the spot decisions would be desired

Company Perks

  • Company-matched 401K

  • Comprehensive healthcare and dental insurance

  • Generous, real vacations

  • Fully-stocked beverage fridge and snack pantry

  • Regular catered lunches, happy hours, and parties

  • Ridiculously fun inventory, ranging from Michael Jackson's moonwalking shoes to Pablo Picasso's paintings