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Accounting Lead

Updated on 7/17/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

Offers buy now, pay later services

Financial Services
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Remote in USA

Financial Accounting
Financial Controller
Required Skills
  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Deep understanding of U.S. GAAP
  • Recent experience in general ledger accounting
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Initiative to improve processes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • NetSuite experience
  • Passion for technology
  • Preparing and reviewing journal entries
  • Driving and leading accounting period close processes
  • Reconciling and analyzing accounting transactions
  • Managing and overseeing team members
  • Reviewing and improving processes
  • Assisting in designing and implementing accounting policies
  • Supporting audit requirements
  • Leading ad hoc analyses and projects

Affirm stands out as an excellent workplace due to its dedication to creating transparent financial products that improve consumer lives. Operating at the forefront of the 'buy now, pay later' sector, the company not only offers an innovative payment solution but also prioritizes a tech-forward approach by leveraging JavaScript, ensuring its team is always working with cutting-edge technology in the financial industry.

Company Stage


Total Funding



San Francisco, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Spending wallets: Access tech, food, lifestyle, and family planning wallets for your expenses

Supportive communities: Get involved with our employee resource groups and community groups

Remote-first workforce: If your role is remote, you can set up shop anywhere in your home country

Generous time off: Take the time you need when life happens

Health benefits: Get a plan that fits your needs

Mental healthcare: Take care of your mind with great mental health programs

Parental leave: Birth and non-birth parents get 18 weeks paid leave. Plus, a 4-week return-to-work transition program, at full base pay.

Compensation: We have a simple, flexible, and transparent remote-first compensation structure so you can make the best decisions for yourself and your family.

Away days: We offer 24 company-wide paid days off—which help our teams collectively pause to recharge.

Learning & development: Engage in exciting learning programs to level up your growth.