Position Summary:

This new role will support the company in its acceleration of growth and organizational excellence. The Accounting Manager will report to our Chief Financial Officer. We are looking for someone who is curious, eager to partner, and embraces our core values.

As the Accounting Manager, you will be instrumental in building an accounting function that is a critical partner in a high growth insurance technology business. Areas of responsibility will include AR, AP, cash management, payroll, fixed assets in accordance with GAAP. You will provide guidance on technical accounting questions and help evaluate the financial reporting requirements of new initiatives. The position offers the opportunity to grow and advance within a quickly growing department and organization.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of Chart of Accounts to support Management and External reporting.
  • Manage company-wide transaction processing.
  • Oversee the month-end close process and procedures and drive improvements in process.
  • Develop and deliver meaningful financial reporting to enterprise-wide budget owners.
  • Assist in the improvement and maintenance of core accounting processes and principles.
  • Build and manage an Accounting team, ensuring professional growth and accountability aligned with needs of the company.
  • Manage annual audits by preparing reconciliations, support schedules and develop on-going readiness plans for future audits.
  • Support tax filing and growth of requirements as jurisdictions are added.
  • Evaluate and manage implementation of new finance technology platforms to support growth and improve capabilities.

Experience and Education:

  • High integrity and proven performance in all essential duties/responsibilities above.
  • Curiosity, coachable and highly collaborative with teams across the organization.
  • Detail oriented, data driven, and thrive in ever-changing environments.
  • Generous with time spent building relationships with team members, partners and customers.
  • 5+ years accounting management experience is required.
  • CPA certification is preferred but not required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency in using computers and other office productivity tools, with aptitude to learn new software and systems.
  • An appreciation for a transparent, open and honest working environment.
  • Must value accountability and dedication to producing an excellent end result.
  • Values the importance of representing and protecting the company’s cultural DNA.

Essential Job Functions (Must be able to be performed with or without reasonable accommodation):

  • Work Environment: This position is primarily based in an office environment.
  • Physical Demands:
    • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time.
    • Possess visual acuity in order to see a computer.
    • Must possess manual dexterity in order to produce quotes on a computer, and other information needed by clients.
    • Must to able to speak with clients, partners, and internal staff.
    • Must be able to hear clients, partners, and internal staff.
  • Work Schedule: Full time. Position pay require employee to work various shifts as necessary to support company objectives.
  • Occasional travel (less than 25%) might be required.
  • Work Location: Covered’s headquarters in Denver, CO. Position is eligible for remote work upon employee meeting certain criteria.

Who is Covered?

At Covered, we are focused on making insurance easy to understand and painless to purchase. We combine intuitive technology with a human touch to help consumers quote, compare, and purchase multiple insurance products in minutes. By partnering with lenders, financial institutions and fintech companies, we deliver our personalized embedded insurance marketplace to their customers. If you are looking for career opportunities within a growing company built by a compassionate and solutions oriented team, you have come to the right place.

Benefits

This position includes a competitive benefit package.

This job description is intended to provide information essential to understanding the scope of this position and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this position. This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.
We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, protected under applicable law. We make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.