Senior Accountant

Finance Cottonwood Heights, Utah


Who We Are

SoFi is a digital personal finance company whose mission is to help its members achieve financial independence to realize their ambitions, whether that be to buy a house one day, start a family on their own terms or be debt free. We aim to be at the center of our members’ financial lives, and to help every member Get Their Money Right®. By joining SoFi, you’ll become part of a forward-thinking company that is transforming financial services by embracing technology to build innovative loan products, investment tools, and more. One of the fastest growing fintech companies, we’ve grown from 250 employees in 2015 to over 1,500 employees today, and are well on our way to reaching 1 million members. With offices across the US, we offer the excitement of a rapidly growing startup with the stability of a seasoned management team and some of the best talent around. As an employer, we strive to hire employees who are committed to both our company’s mission and our desire to build the best culture in the world. If you are driven, passionate about what you do, and excited about the SoFi mission, we would love to hear from you.

The Role

SoFi is seeking an enthusiastic Senior Accountant to join our growing finance team in Salt Lake City. 

What You'll Do:

  • Prepare technical memos and develop journal entries related to accounting issues and acquisitions

  • Perform all aspects of stock based compensation analysis, including preparation of journal entries and reconciliations

  • Perform ASC 842 analysis for existing and new leases

  • Perform detailed account reconciliations for various accounts

  • Apply knowledge of accounting theories

  • Identify issues and work with more senior team members to come up with an effective execution approach

  • Work through year-end annual audit (Audit experience is strongly preferred)

  • Prepare journal entries and monthly reconciliations

  • Assist with month and year end closing

  • Prepare or assist in the preparation of reports for management and external auditors

  • Analyze accounts, journal entries, subsidiary ledgers, and other accounting documents for accuracy and completeness

  • Assist in developing and preparing analytical and statistical reports to support management decision making

What You'll Need:

  • Applied working knowledge of U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and accounting procedures

  • Strong organizational, analytical, mathematical, and project management

  • A forward-thinking and hands-on approach

  • A desire to learn

  • Strong knowledge of accounting theory and practice

  • Computer skills, including Excel, Word, and general ledger systems (Netsuite experience is a plus)

  • Knowledge of balance sheets, income statements, and mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, and ratios

  • Limited travel to San Francisco

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting with 5+ years of progressively responsible experience.

  • CPA or CPA candidates strongly preferred 

Why You'll Love Working Here:

  • Subsidized lunches, a fully stocked kitchen, and an onsite gym

  • Competitive salary packages, bonuses, and stock options. 

  • A flexible vacation policy allows you to truly relax and reboot. 

  • Comprehensive health, vision, dental, and life insurance as well as disability benefits.

  • 401(k) and education on retirement planning. 

  • Tuition reimbursement on approved programs, up to $5,250 a year.

  • Monthly contribution to help you pay off your student loans.

SoFi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, breastfeeding, and conditions related to breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, age (40 or over), physical or medical disability, medical condition, marital status, registered domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military and/or veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable state or federal law.