Sunstone Credit is democratizing access to solar for businesses. We provide flexible financing solutions for businesses and non-profits of all ...View Company Profile
Sunstone Credit (“Sunstone”) is on a mission to revolutionize commercial solar finance and energy transition finance.
Sitting at the intersection of climate, finance and technology, Sunstone is opening the door to a previously underserved segment in the solar industry by offering financing solutions that help businesses save money and reduce their carbon footprint by going solar and owning their own systems.
Founded in 2021 by successful serial founders, Sunstone has a strong backing from top VC firms and financial institutions that position our company for explosive growth in 2023 and beyond.
We have partners and customers that are diverse, and we are building a team that reflects that. Our team members can choose to work from either our Baltimore or NYC office, and every one of our colleagues shares in Sunstone’s success with meaningful equity ownership.
Climate change is the greatest challenge humanity has ever faced. We are doing our part to stop it. This is not just a job, it’s a mission – true believers only. Come join our team!
About the Role
The Accounting Associate is a critical role with Sunstone Credit. As part of the Accounting and Finance team, you will work directly with the Controller and VP of Finance to lead various operational tasks in relation to loan servicing, accounts receivable, accounts payable, cash, prepaids, journal entries and financial reporting. However, your role will not be limited to operations – you will have broad exposure across all areas of the business as you work with senior leaders to ensure Sunstone constantly offers excellent service and financial product innovation for our customers and partners. You may be involved in strategic initiatives, including establishing new partnerships, lending structures, and loan products. Experience working in renewables finance, lending, banking or financial services, private equity or debt, or asset management would be helpful for this role.
As the Accounting Associate, you will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing all external and internal financial reporting, including reporting to senior leadership, investors, and bank partners as needed. Candidate must have a strong interest in the nuts and bolts of financial operations, be client service oriented, be a team player with a positive attitude and a strong work ethic, be well organized with exceptional attention to detail and communication skills, and be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment where everyone wears more than one hat and is expected to go beyond the scope of the job description to ensure Sunstone’s success. We are a startup with a great culture and entrepreneurial spirit – we like to work hard AND have fun while solving big challenges in renewable finance. The successful candidate will share our enthusiasm!
Responsibilities and Skills for the Role
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