Financial Analyst

Lighter Capital - Seattle, WA

Lighter Capital is a 65 person Seattle based fintech company that has created a new fundraising path for early-stage tech companies. Our transparent, data-driven, tech-enabled process provides entrepreneurs financing quickly without making them give up equity or board seats. We work with hundreds of visionary startup CEOs each year and our products are truly disrupting the start-up finance industry.

We are currently hiring a Financial Analyst to join our growing team! The best part about a finance role at an early stage company is the opportunity to roll up your sleeves and contribute in diverse ways. In this role you will have the opportunity to help build and maintain the core finance and treasury functions of a quickly growing financial services company as well as work across teams to provide great insights through data analytics. From budgeting to monthly closes, creating KPI dashboards to investor relations, you will own several critical business functions.


  • 2+ years of experience in corporate finance, investment banking or a similar core finance role at a high growth company

  • Experience building complex financial models with extensive knowledge in Microsoft Excel

  • Deep understanding of financial statements and core accounting concepts

  • Proven track record of contributing actionable insights from data analysis. Ability to concisely communicate findings

  • Analytical and curious mindset with a strong desire to learn and grow

  • Professional demeanor and comfortable presenting to internal and external audiences

  • Accountable, results-driven and detail-oriented with a can-do attitude

  • Passionate about revolutionizing financial services and helping entrepreneurs successfully grow their business



We are smart, passionate and ambitious group of professionals who love coming to work every day - we hope you will too! We offer competitive salaries, pre-IPO equity, 100% covered medical insurance for employee and dependents, ORCA passes and a well-stocked office just steps from Westlake Center and Pike Place Market.

Founded by Andy Sack, a Seattle-area entrepreneur and mentor to early-stage companies, Lighter Capital was one of the first lenders to use revenue-based financing to fund tech startups. Since 2012, we’ve provided over $130 million in growth capital to over 250 startups.

Our goal is to revolutionize the business of startup finance and help founders maintain control of their companies—and their destinies. Check out more about how it works here.

Posted On: Tuesday, December 4, 2018

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