Sr. Accountant, Expense Management
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: January 17, 2022
The position is responsible for accurately handling the day-to-day
accounting processes in support of our Expense Governance team
during the monthly and quarterly close and reporting processes. The
position will record, and reconcile the related transactions,
investigate, and resolve issues, and perform analysis that is used
in the compilation of our financial reports. In addition, the
person in this position will be expected to assist in the
automation of the key reporting processes.
The candidate for this role is expected to have good knowledge of
accounting concepts and drive to develop enhancements and
efficiencies through automation of the processes.
Candidates responsibilities include, but are not limited to the
- Assist with the monthly financial close and reporting process
and will be responsible for recording of journal entries including:
- Standard general ledger entries
- Recording of unique transactions
- Variance analysis and explanations.
- Prepare prepaids and other liabilities related schedules in
support of monthly financial statements.
- Complete monthly reconciliations for all assigned balance sheet
- Prepare of other assets, other liabilities, prepaid related
schedules as needed for external audit and reporting purposes.
- Preparation of detailed flux analyses detailing
month-over-month and actual versus actuals, and actual versus
- Evaluate current internal accounting and reporting process for
potential improvements through automation and implement
- Assist with ad hoc accounting/finance projects as needed.
- A minimum of five years in general accounting and month end
close type function. Four-year bachelors degree in Accounting or
- Strong experience using Microsoft Office (Excel, Access,
- Problem solving and analytical skills
- Ability to meet strict deadlines
- Extreme attention to details
- Ability to prioritize multiple functions and work with limited
- Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational
- Must be able to work well and collaborate with internal and
- Positive attitude and ability to adapt to change.
- Time & schedule flexibility.
- Desire to take initiative and actively contribute to the team
- Fluent in verbal and written English.
- Certified public accountant (CPA) or equivalent preferred.
Oportun (Nasdaq: OPRT) is a financial services company and digital
platform that provides responsible consumer credit to hardworking
people in the United States. Using A.I.-driven models that are
built on years of proprietary customer insights and billions of
unique data points, we have extended millions of loans and billions
of dollars in affordable credit to consumers, the majority of whom
live in low-and moderate-income communities. Since about half of
our new customers come to Oportun without a FICO score, we play a
key role in the communities we serve by being able to offer them an
affordable and credit-building alternative to payday and auto title
lenders. In recognition of our responsibly designed products which
help consumers build their credit history, Oportun has been
certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI)
With headquarters in California and a remote-first corporate
culture, our 3,000+ team members work in Oportun locations and
remotely throughout the United States, Mexico, and India. Our
global operations include our Mexico contact centers and
administrative offices, our India technology development center,
and our US corporate, technology, and retail operations.
We feel privileged to have been named a Top Workplace by the Bay
Area News Group for three years running, one of Fast Companys Most
Innovative Companies in the World for 2020 and recognized as a TIME
Magazine 2018 Genius Company for our impact in helping to reinvent
the future of lending. For the last three consecutive years, we
have been titled Top Workplace by the Bay Area News Group.
WORKING AT OPORTUN
Working at Oportun means enjoying a differentiated experience of
being part of a team that fosters a diverse, equitable and
inclusive culture where we all feel a sense of belonging and are
encouraged to share our perspectives. This inclusive culture is
directly connected to our organization's performance and ability to
fulfill our mission of delivering affordable credit to those left
out of the financial mainstream. We celebrate and nurture our
inclusive culture through our employee resource groups and our
Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging Council.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and consider all
qualified applicants for employment opportunities without regard to
race, age, color, religion, gender, caste, national origin,
disability, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other
category protected by the laws or regulations in the locations
where we operate.
We encourage you to apply for this position even if you do not
match all the qualifications listed for this position. At Oportun,
we will consider all experience on a candidates application, and we
are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of
backgrounds, experiences, and skills.
We will also consider those with criminal histories consistent with
the requirements of applicable laws in the locations where the role
will be based such as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and
the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance when
hiring for roles in locations with such laws.
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qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application
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