Talent Associate

July 12, 2018


Better Mortgage






New York


Better is looking for a Finance & Accounting Associate to help establish a solid financial foundation for our fast-growing, fintech company. Our Corporate Finance team runs lean, so you’ll be expected to take ownership of a variety of ongoing projects and special engagements. We believe in building a meritocracy that rewards great work with greater responsibility; this is an opportunity to make your own path within our organization. We encourage resourcefulness, respect diligence, and are excited to see the impact that your hands-on attitude will have on our organization. Responsibilities will include:

  • Designing systems and processes to streamline everything you touch - build yourself out of the job
  • Collaborating with department heads and leveraging knowledge of financial reporting standards to shape our policies and procedures
  • Supporting financial planning and budget setting processes
  • Using your analytical abilities to inform and influence decision makers
  • Owning and improving the month end close process from bookkeeping activities through consolidation of monthly financial statements across multiple entities


  • Command of the principles of accounting and financials analysis
  • Integrity, grit, and an insatiable desire to understand deeply
  • Ability to operate autonomously, handle ambiguity and make sound decisions
  • 1-3 years of experience in a finance/accounting role at a management consulting firm, Big 4 accounting firm, or similar institution (you understand capital and Excel might just be your happy place)

Fortune 1000 Company?


Job Type

Full Time

Career Level

Less than two years experience

Travel Requirements