Staff Accountant, San Mateo, CA

Freedom Financial is currently seeking Staff Accountant I with 3 – 4 years of general accounting experience. The role of Staff Accountant will assist in maintaining financial accounting and procedures. Freedom Financial offers a fun work environment and opportunities for career growth!!

This is NOT an entry-level position: the successful candidate will be expected to assume quickly a significant amount of responsibility. This position will report directly to our Accounting Manager and work closely with members of our Accounting Department.

Essential Duties: 
1. Maintain financial accounting and reporting
    a. Maintain all general ledger and subsidiary journals
    b. Maintain cash flow, balance sheets, income statements and GL reconciliation 
    c. Prepare loan schedule to investors
    d. Prepare loan vintage cash flow
    e. Monitor accounts, identify issues and recommend corrective actions
    f. Assist Senior Accountant and Accounting Manager with Audits as they arise
    g. Assist with financial models and other analytical projects as needed
    h. Ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
2. Process monthly sales/affiliate commissions
    a. Ensure all client records are properly processed
    b. Create and maintain sales commission calculations
    c. Interface with sales commission inquiries
    d. Use judgment in resolving inquiries for final commission calculations
3. Operations
    a. Monitor and process Customer requests from subsidiary Consolidation Plus
    b. Perform other accounting, financial, or administrative tasks as they arise


  • Minimum of 3 – 4 years experience in the Accounting field - Loan or Banking Industry preferred
  • Familiarity with accounting systems, Navision/Microsoft Dynamics preferred 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software(Word, Excel, Access, and Power Point);
  • General accounting and tax knowledge 
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills 
  • Team-player with positive attitude and ability to interact with all levels of the company 
  • Ability to communicate well verbally and in writing
  • Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced environment


For immediate consideration please submit your qualifications to Loretta O’Donnell, HR Recruiter at or fax to 650.393.6912