About Figure Figure Technologies creates innovative consumer financial solutions for home improvement, debt consolidation, and retirement while providing financial literacy and financial empowerment. Our mission is to build and promote innovative financial products on blockchain that benefit consumers and eliminate rent-seeking, illiquidity, and other inefficiencies present in current financial markets.
At Figure, we build really big things. And to build big, we need a company in which everyone is supported in doing their absolute best work. That is what culture means to us. We are a team of incredibly smart people who love architecting and building things from scratch. We know we are working with the absolute best and are challenged by our colleagues every day. We are the kind of people who wake up curious each morning and go to bed each night wanting to accomplish more
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. This internship will take place during the 2023 spring semester.
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
Solid experiences demonstrating initiative and ownership in assigned tasks
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.