Insikt is hiring an

Accountant

San Francisco, United States

 

Our Company

Insikt Inc., is a rapidly growing technology company that connects borrowers seeking loans with investors seeking better, stable returns. Our mission is to bring trust and transparency back to the world of lending and securitization while also helping underserved families and small businesses find responsible credit options. We are accomplishing this mission by enabling:

  1. Lending: Our proprietary white-label lending platform (Lendify) allows any retail store, online brand, or distribution partner to make loans or provide purchase financing to its customers, in its own brand name, without any prior credit expertise and with minimal upfront investment.
  2. Investing: Our proprietary investing platform allows accredited investors to buy into a variety of investment instruments backed by distinct loan portfolios underwritten in-house. Each investor has online access to all the same data as our Risk and Analytics teams, ensuring transparency into all investment instruments.

We have brought together the best and brightest from top tier technology companies, leading financial service providers, and world class investment firms. We are funded by some of the best investors and entrepreneurs in the world, including First Mark Capital, Revolution Ventures, Capital One, Continental Investors and Serengeti Asset Management.

Our Values

We are a tight knit team of highly talented and motivated people from a diverse set of backgrounds and industries all tenaciously driven by our mission. We value creativity, courage, and collaboration and we believe in letting the best and most innovative ideas rise to the top. We are looking for the absolute best people who want work hard, play hard, and build a socially-minded, profitable, and enduring business in the process. 

The Job: 

Insikt’s Finance team is seeking an all-star Accountant in our Corporate office in San Francisco. Finance, Accounting and Risk management is core to our business; making the right lending & investing decisions is key to delivering responsible loan products to our customers and robust, high-performing funds to our investors. We are a lean, tightly-knit team looking for an independent, hands-on problem solver who can apply creative, non-traditional ideas to raw data in order to come up with high-impact solutions for the underserved population we target.  By joining Iniskt, you’ll become part of a forward-thinking technology company that is transforming financial services with innovative loan products and investment tools. We are 120 employees strong, with offices in SF, Austin, Los Angeles and NYC and are continuing to grow! We offer the excitement of a rapidly growing startup with the stability of a seasoned management team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Reconciliations: Bank & Balance Sheet
  • Daily Cash Recon
  • Accruals for AP
  • Balance sheet reconciliation experience, with bank account reconciliations experience a must.
  • Support timely and accurate preparation of Financial Reports.
  • Collaborate with different teams to develop management reporting which address ad-hoc business needs
  • Month-end close experience, including I/C consolidations would be great to have.
  • Experience with QuickBooks Online preferred, previous use of other accounting systems would be a plus!
  • Perform general accounting functions inherent in the operations of an accounting department, including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliations, and analytics
  • Manage fixed asset roll forward
  • Reconcile and manage intercompany accounts
  • Perform analytics and special projects as requested
  • Support accounting operations as needed
  • Work with cross functional teams to further understand business processes and to educate others on tax related items

Job Requirements:

  • General understanding of AP and accrual process. 
  • 2-4 years of related accounting experience (public accounting or Big4 desired)
  • Recent experience with consumer financial lending preferred
  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting, Finance or related field. CPA certification desirable.
  • Solid understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and how to apply them in practice.
  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite, to include Intermediate MS Excel skills (VLooksUps, Pivot Tables, etc.)
  • Experience with multiple ERP systems a plus
  • Detail oriented
  • Self-starter yet highly collaborative
  • Dedication to providing high quality work

Comp, Benefits & Perks 

  • Competitive compensation
  • Amazing work environment
  • Stock options
  • Generous paid time off
  • Employer paid health insurance, vision, and dental
  • 401(k)
  • Pre-tax commuter benefit
  • Partial cell phone reimbursement
  • One block from Montgomery Bart Station (FiDi)

The team is growing quickly. Highly talented and motivated employees will have the opportunity to help shape the direction of the Insikt’s organization. At Insikt, we are inspired by our mission to promote financial inclusion and driven to change the way credit is accessed.  Join us and help us grow!