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Title: Finance Associate
Date Posted: 2017-08-24
Location: Not mentioned
Founded in 2012, Student Loan Hero is on a mission to help 44 million people manage and repay over $1.4 trillion in student loan debt.

Student Loan Hero combines financial education with easy-to-use tools, unbiased personalized advice and repayment plans to help student loan borrowers become financially healthy.
What does the Finance Associate do?

The Finance Associate provides support to the Accounting and Finance functions with the goal of running efficient processes/operations and reporting timely and accurate financial data. These activities further support the overall growth of SLH.

The day-to-day:

- Responsible for regular financial operations processes such as financial close, reimbursements, benefits processing, and payroll among others (training & resources will be provided).
- Responsible for reconciling general bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
- Responsible for general ledger activities.
- Responsible for ensuring compliance with federal, state and local financial legal requirements.
- Responsible for wearing many hats and being able to provide financial assistance to different business units with flexibility.
- Responsible for ensuring accuracy and timeliness in all work performed.
- Responsible for maintaining internal relationships, specifically with the Finance Manager, as well as other Student Loan Hero employees to provide answers and guidance about various payroll, reimbursement, and other related questions.
- Other duties as assigned.

What's it like to work on the Student Loan Hero team?

Student Loan Hero is a fully remote team. We have team members all over the world, in cities including NYC, Austin, Portland, Santiago, and St. Petersburg.

Since we're literally all over the map, communication using Slack, Gmail, Google Hangouts, and other tools is key for us. Don't worry--you won't be alone. We communicate regularly throughout the day.

In our small group, each team member uses highly specialized skills while working on a variety of projects. We enjoy giving our team members autonomy to do the work that interests them. We're focused on the output of each team member, not putting in long hours.

We're always open to new ways to create better content and make Student Loan Hero better for student loan borrowers, and we want to hear new ideas from you. A large part of our culture and values is transparency. We believe that team members should collaborate and communicate, not compete or engage in office politics.

At the same time, we like to make work as much fun as possible. We want everyone on our team to grow both personally and professionally, which is why we offer wellness and educational bonuses, as well as several other great perks.

Above all, we're each proud to work on solving meaningful problems and to impact lives every day. Whether it's authoring a blog post read by thousands of borrowers or answering a one-on-one customer support question, we value that working for Student Loan Hero makes a positive impact.


- Must be eligible to work in the U.S.
- Minimum of 2 years of relevant experience required (preferably at top 20 accounting firm)
- Must have a Bachelors degree in Finance, Accounting or a related field.
- Must have working knowledge of QuickBooks.


- Experience with Google drive (specifically Sheets) and Dropbox is highly preferred.
- Remote work experience preferred
- Multi-tasking and quick learning is highly preferred.


- Competitive salary: Based on experience and location.
- Equity: We'll give you vested shares in the company.
- Vacation: Unlimited.
- Flexible hours: Work when you're most productive.
- Work remotely: Work from wherever you want in the world. (Costa Rica, anyone?)
- New equipment: We'll hook you up with a brand new MacBook Pro, and a $1,000 technology stipend to purchase a desk or whatever helps you work.
- Remote workspace: We'll pay up to $500/month for a remote office space (e.g., co-working space).
- Wellness: We cover 100% of premiums for employees and dependents on a silver-level health insurance plan, plus you get up to $150/month for gym, fitness classes, nutrition counseling, weight loss programs, nutritious food delivery service, acupuncture, massages, workout equipment, or race registrations.
- Continuing education: Up to $100/month for courses, books, or anything you'd like to learn!
- Financial contribution: Receive a 100% match of up to 3% of annual salary to a retirement account, as well as a 100% match of up to $2,000 toward student loan repayment assistance.

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Company: Student Loan Hero, Inc.
Contact person: Not mentioned
Contact information: info@studentloanhero.com (DO NOT APPLY VIA THIS EMAIL ADDRESS)