Financial Analyst

Job Locations US-TX-Frisco
ID 2020-1073
Regular Full-Time


About Us

Meritize is a fin-tech startup that uses an individual’s academic, military and work achievements to enhance credit evaluation, expand funding for skills-based education, and lend to an under-served market. The company’s proprietary merit-based lending program goes beyond traditional underwriting to leverage individual academic and experiential data, resulting in increased access to educational funding and improved outcomes. The Meritize SkillsBuilding™️ platform promotes the growth and development of skills-based careers on behalf of students, educators and employers through innovative funding solutions, skills building programs and career success services. 


Job Description

If you are looking to accelerate your career growth and work alongside a highly energetic and passionate team of driven and smart people, then this opportunity may be for you. Think beyond a job – and more long term about the opportunities to thrive in a financial career at a company funded by various notable venture capital groups. 

Imagine getting a sharp understanding of how the student lending industry operates and being a part of a team that is on a mission to reshape how student lending is done. It’s a grand task, and we are looking for an ambitious finance professional who has big aspirations and wants to do bold things.


Key Responsibilities

  • Construct and update financial models to update management and key investors on company and asset performance
  • Aid the credit and finance teams in monitoring the company pricing policy
  • Gather and analyze borrower loan performance data
  • Create and update recurring and ad hoc investor reports
  • Support execution of and reporting on capital markets transactions
  • Creating presentation materials for the Board of Directors

We are looking for someone with a high attention to detail who thrives in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will be able to adapt swiftly, think critically and create innovative solutions to solve problems and improve processes.  


Key Qualifications

  • Finance/Accounting/Economics degree
  • Intermediate Excel Skills (Index-Match, VLOOKUP’s, Pivot Tables)
  • PowerPoint
  • SQL, R, Python


Compensation and benefits

Working closely with the finance team and the CFO, the job offers these benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Generous stock options
  • Health insurance
  • Opportunity to get a first-hand understanding of the student lending industry

Meritize is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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