VP – Accounting
Posted on 3/28/2024
Cover Genius

1,001-5,000 employees

Global insurance technology company
Company Overview
Cover Genius's vision is to protect all customers of the world’s largest online companies. The company looks to create simple policies that don’t require a doctorate to read and super quick claims assessments with instant payments.
Industrial & Manufacturing
Consumer Goods
Energy

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$171.3M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-3%

2 year growth

16%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
NetSuite
Financial analysis
CategoriesNew
Financial Controller
Financial Planning
International Accounting
Accounting
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field; CPA or equivalent certification preferred.
  • Extensive experience (typically 12+ years) in progressively responsible financial leadership roles, with a focus on global accounting.
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, IFRS, and other international accounting standards.
  • Experience with Netsuite and advanced proficiency in financial software and tools.
  • Payments and FX experience is highly valued.
  • CPA or equivalent preferred.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the preparation and analysis of financial statements in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant local and international accounting regulations and standards.
  • Oversee the global consolidation process, managing the accurate and timely consolidation of financial results from multiple entities and regions.
  • Coordinate with regional accounting teams to ensure consistency and accuracy in reporting.
  • Collaborate with executive leadership to develop and execute financial strategies aligned with organizational goals.
  • Provide insights and recommendations based on financial analysis to support strategic decision-making.
  • Identify and assess financial risks, implementing strategies to mitigate potential challenges.
  • Work closely with internal audit and compliance teams to ensure adherence to internal controls and policies.
  • Build out Internal Controls framework and processes
  • Recruit, develop, and lead a high-performing global accounting team.
  • Foster a culture of collaboration, accountability, and continuous improvement.
  • Evaluate and enhance financial processes to improve efficiency, accuracy, and compliance.
  • Implement best practices and innovative solutions to streamline global accounting operations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including finance, legal, and operations, to ensure alignment in financial processes and reporting.
  • Interface with external auditors, tax authorities, and regulatory bodies as needed.
  • Stay abreast of evolving accounting standards, regulations, and industry trends.
  • Provide guidance and training to the accounting team to ensure ongoing professional development.