Figure is hiring an

Accounting Intern

Reno, United States

About Figure

At Figure, we’re on a mission to transform financial services through blockchain, bringing speed, efficiency and savings to both consumers and institutions.

Accomplishing this kind of transformation requires building really big things. And we understand that building big requires a creative, team oriented and supportive environment where everyone can do their absolute best work. The Figure team is comprised of incredibly driven, innovative, collaborative and curious people who love architecting and building from scratch. Everyone at the company is encouraged to be an individual contributor but also a team collaborator. 

We value team members who bring an entrepreneurial mindset to every task and will embrace our culture of innovation. Every day at Figure is a journey in continuous learning yet a daily focus on getting work done that makes a difference.

This is an opportunity to work with a team of proven leaders who have already created billions of dollars in value in the Fintech space. Join us!

About the Role

We’re looking for an Accountant Intern to join our growing team!  You will support the finance team with routine accounting operations and assist with the completion of the annual financial statement audit. This internship will provide you with valuable first hand experience with the real life data supporting the journal entries and bringing the financial statements you study in class to life.

What You’ll Do

  • Obtain exposure to day to day accounting operations that support the entire business ranging from processing of accounts payable, recording journal entries and preparation of financial statements
  • Interact with auditors to understand audit processes and requests, supplementing coursework learning with relevant tasks
  • Develop Standard Operating Procedures for accounting processes to support internal controls
  • Participate in meetings with the finance team to understand internal management budgeting and forecasting process

What We Look For

  • Declared major in Accounting, with completion of at least 1 intermediate accounting course
  • Ability to work in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office applications
  • Analytical mindset and demonstrate ability to apply accounting concepts to assigned tasks
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced startup environment

***This is a part-time onsite internship in Reno, NV starting mid-late January and ending in May 2021.***

Figure will not sponsor work visas for this position. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.