Accounting Manager


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Hippo Insurance

Hippo Insurance

501-1,000 employees

Modern homeowners insurance using smart technology



Austin, TX, USA + 2 more

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance
  • 4+ years in finance and accounting roles (public accounting or private)
  • Expert knowledge of US GAAP accounting principles
  • Advanced Excel skills and experience with financial reporting systems
  • Internal controls experience
  • Manage the program financial reporting process for Hippo’s Insurance-as-a-Service and Hippo Home Insurance Program business segments
  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional departments to improve financial reporting and provide support to the business
  • Manage aspects of the GAAP (SEC) and Statutory financial statement close process in accordance with the monthly, quarterly, and year-end close calendar for multiple subsidiaries
  • Work proactively with financial operations, underwriters, claims, and program administrators to resolve reconciling items in a timely manner
  • Establish and maintain positive relationships with third parties including program administrators, managing general agents, and third-party vendors
  • Identify and implement best practices to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the accounting and financial reporting function
  • Review and interpret reinsurance contracts (Quota Share, Excess of Loss (“XOL”), facultative) and propose and implement appropriate accounting treatment
  • Review quarterly and annual GAAP and Statutory financial statements, footnotes, and schedules
  • Research technical GAAP and Statutory accounting literature, prepare and maintain accounting position memos and policies, and prepare and maintain standard operating procedures
  • Support external audits and prepare responses to comment letters
  • Oversee the internal control environment ensuring appropriate design and operating effectiveness
  • Support implementation and operational procedures related to SOX 404
  • Assist on special projects and other duties as assigned by management

Hippo Insurance Services

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Palo Alto, California



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6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth