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Staff Loan Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Posted on Saturday, June 1, 2024

Staff Loan Accountant

Who we are

We are creating the best way to finance clean energy for the home to help combat climate change. Mosaic partners directly with solar and home improvement professionals, who use our simple point-of-sale app to offer financing options to their customers. This makes it easy and affordable for families to make energy-efficient upgrades to their homes. Since 2012, Mosaic has funded more than $14 billion in loans through our platform and helped more than 1 million people prosper from clean energy. Join us as we work toward our vision of 100% clean energy homes across America.

Location: We are remote-first. This role can be based in most states in the US.

The Opportunity

The Accountant, focusing on loan accounting, is an important position on the Finance team that will ensure the financial integrity of our financial reporting process, prepare monthly financial reporting activities, drive process improvements and strengthen our internal control structure. This position reports directly to the Accounting Lead.

Your day-to-day

  • Perform calculations, posting of journal entries, analysis and reporting related to complex GAAP accounting transactions including loan accounting, asset-backed securitization, whole-loan sales, and valuations
  • Develops, prepares and analyzes financial and operating data while performing a variety of complex accounting duties
  • Assist with financial statement preparation and consolidation of financial statements, including analysis of financial results
  • Collaborate with other team members and managers on continuous improvement of processes and controls
  • Reconcile complex accounts, extensive research, advanced problem solving and resolution
  • Assist with various accounting projects and report on performance
  • Work with internal and external organizations and departments on project initiatives and various accounting matters
  • Perform GAAP research and analysis and apply results to the Company’s operations and/or specific transactions
  • Assist with establishment, documentation, and maintenance of company accounting policies and procedures
  • Participate in interim internal and external year-end audit process

What you bring to the team

  • Bachelors in Accounting or Bachelors in Finance/Business/Management with an Accounting focus
  • 5+ years relevant Accounting experience in the Financial Industry. Experience with organizations providing consumer lending products is ideal

Advanced Excel skills required (pivot tables, logic formulas, lookups, sum functions)

  • A solid understanding of U.S. GAAP and specifically accounting for loans, securitization, and related financial instruments
  • Ability to perform sophisticated technical research and analysis from the problem definition stage through facilitating the integration of any new processes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Extensive experience with month-end close, account reconciliations, and internal/external audit process

Bonus Points!

  • Oracle Fusion Financials and Essbase experience is a plus
  • 2 years loan accounting experience, including experience with CECL and Loan valuations.
  • CPA Designation
  • Public Accounting experience a plus

Compensation: The base salary range for this position is $80,000-$100,000. The position is eligible for a bonus in accordance with the terms of the applicable incentive plan. In addition, we’re proud to offer a range of competitive benefits.

Why Mosaic

As a customer focused and driven-to-win organization, there are many exciting reasons to join the Mosaic team. Mosaic has a dynamic, fast-paced, and entrepreneurial environment, which requires a professional, flexible, self-starter attitude. We believe in hiring talented and driven individuals and cultivating a culture of collaboration and appreciation.

Benefit Highlights:

  • Robust Health, Dental, and Vision Plans
  • Generous paid time off
  • 401k Match
  • Lifestyle Spending accounts for professional wellness
  • Mental Health: Headspace subscription, online therapy sessions
  • …and more!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity of backgrounds, perspectives and experience. Mosaic’s vision is 100% clean energy for all. In order to reach that vision, we believe we must build a diverse company where everyone is treated fairly and feels included. In turn, in accordance with Mosaic’s equal employment opportunity policy, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, caste, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any legally protected status.