Method Financial

Method empowers consumer liability data access and payments via a…

Accounting Manager

$130K - $180K
Washington, DC, US / Atlanta, GA, US / New York, NY, US
Job Type
6+ years
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Jose Bethancourt
Jose Bethancourt

About the role

About Method

đź”®Founded in 2021, Method enables real-time access to user financial data and enables seamless liability repayment.

Method’s mission is to make personal finance more autonomous. With Method’s APIs, financial institutions, credit unions, banks, and financial management apps can embed loan repayment, data, balance transfers, and bill pay automation into their user journey.  As a result, Method is improving accessibility and control over financial information via open finance.

We’re a Series A start-up and are backed by our partners, advisors, and investors from Andreessen Horowitz, Truist Ventures, Y Combinator, Ardent Ventures, Abstract Ventures, SV Angel, Truebill, Upstart, and more.

About our Team

As a small tight-knit team, we value finding team members who are passionate about building, scaling, all while having fun together! While we have our own roles to fill, we often find ourselves wearing multiple hats. No day is the same when you’re building from scratch. Some of us are based at Method HQ in Austin, TX and others are based in Washington D.C.

To learn more about us, check out our blog!

The Impact

As the Accounting Manager, you’ll have the opportunity to work closely with the leadership team to drive accounting initiatives forward through successful partnerships, organizational planning, and outstanding execution. You’ll be responsible for supporting all aspects of the financial, statutory, internal reporting processes, financial systems, and internal controls. You will lead the development of accounting processes, systems, and controls to support Method’s existing business.

What you'll do

  • Perform all accounting operations, including core processes such as month-end close, monthly customer billing, and financial statement preparation

  • Perform regular treasury to bank reconciliations to ensure accurate movements of our client funds, and continuously improve these processes

  • Prepare key reporting packages, financial statements, balance sheet reconciliations, budget vs actuals analysis, and ad hoc analysis to understand and direct the financial state of business

  • Maintain up-to-date accounting policies and procedures

  • Lead Method through successful annual financial audits

  • Take charge of tax liaison, business requirements, and monthly/quarterly third-party reporting

Who you are

  • You are a Certified Public Accountant and have a degree in Accounting or Finance

  • 7+ years of relevant public accounting and/or private industry experience with at least 2 years of industry experience in a high-growth environment

  • Be knowledgeable about operating in a heavily regulated financial environment

  • Fluency with U.S. GAAP and the ability to prepare relevant technical accounting memos

  • Excellent project management, communication, and organizational skills

  • Ability to be flexible and comfortable with changing requirements

Extra awesome

  • Experience in Finance / FinTech / SaaS / API businesses

  • Have worked at a Big 4 Accounting firm

  • Experience working at a smaller stage company / start-up environment

  • Knowledge of QuickBooks, Rippling, Google Suite, & NetSuite

Disclaimer to Staffing/Recruiting Agencies: Method Financial does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies in response to our Career page or a Method Financial social media/job board post. Method Financial will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee relating to these unsolicited resumes. Method Financial explicitly reserves the right to hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Method Financial.

About Method Financial

Method is a developer-first API that makes it easy for developers to embed debt repayment on their apps. Method works with over 2,000+ financial institutions enabling payments to any type of consumer debt – including credit cards, student loans, car loans, and mortgages – all through a single API. We manage the entire process, including KYC, flow of funds, and banking partners, allowing developers to go-live in an evening.

Method Financial
Team Size:14
Location:Austin, TX
Jose Bethancourt
Jose Bethancourt
Jesus Marco del Carmen
Jesus Marco del Carmen