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Financial Analyst

Send your resume to recruiting@jaris.io

ROLE: Financial Analyst

LOCATION: Burlingame, CA / Open to remote


jaris is an embedded finance company focused on delivering full stack financial services for SaaS companies and payment provider partners. jaris offers commercial credit products built on a back-end, enterprise-grade ecosystem to deliver a frictionless, one-stop shop experience


NAMED ONE OF “10 Leading Companies with the Most Disruptive Solutions in 2021” by Analytics Insight, jaris is partnered with industry leaders like SpotOn and HoneyBook, offering over $750mm in capital to small business customers so far.


We’re looking for intellectually curious people who are passionate about small business and startups. You’ll help create unique and accessible opportunities to change the way we impact small business and small business impacts the economy.

 

WE ARE:

  • Industry veterans in finance, fintech, engineering, legal, servicing, underwriting, and compliance

  • Team of 46 (29 in software development)

  • Series B with $42mm+ raised

  • Backed by notable investors Wing, GSR Ventures, and Franklin Templeton

  • Headquartered in Burlingame, California (Bay Area) with a distributed workforce

Position Summary

The Financial Analyst handles all aspects of day-to-day corporate entries and loan reconciliations for jaris. The ideal candidate will help the business grow while enforcing our corporate and financial policies. The Financial Analyst will quickly become an expert on our corporate financial management working directly with the finance team and the CFO.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

jaris is a dynamic and evolving startup and the environment can be fluid. Job responsibilities may be altered to accommodate changing business conditions and objectives as well as to tap into the skills and experience of its employees. Accordingly, employees may be asked to perform duties that are outside the specific work that is listed here:

  • Key member of Finance team, working with the team on an array of tasks

  • Recording journal entries and reconciling balance sheet accounts as a part of the month-end close

  • Performing analysis over monthly financials in order to identify unusual trends

  • Driving month-end close process and compilation of monthly financial statements

  • Working collaboratively with other business units on financial initiatives and policy implementation

  • Engaging with external parties such as vendors, auditors, and tax preparers

  • Building tailored investor reporting on loan portfolios

  • Assisting in day-to-day financial operations with banks and other financial institutions

Minimum Job Qualifications:

  • CPA preferred - not required

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance

  • 1-3 Years of work experience

  • Familiar with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

  • Strong communication skills required

  • Creativity to build structure around loosely defined projects

  • Working through start-up challenges in obtaining data / information when clean, and/or complete information is not available

  • Develop ideas independently and thrive in a fast-paced start-up environment

  • Experience with fintech, payments, fund accounting, and alternative lending a plus

jaris Culture

At jaris, our own team uses inclusive, intelligent, innovative, and iterative to describe our culture. We combine a diversity of perspectives and approaches, while investing in you – personally and professionally – to provide opportunities for growth and impact on your ever-growing skillset. Cross-collaboration is par for the course here: get ready to work with colleagues that inspire you – and make an impact with it – each and every day.


Please send your resume to Recruiting@jaris.io.