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Senior Manager / Manager, Accounting - Insurance

Accounting, Finance & Accounting
San Francisco, California |
New York, New York

About the Role

The Senior Manager / Manager of Accounting - Insurance will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting operations and financial reporting of our Hawaiian stand-alone reinsurance captive. This role will be collaborative and communicative, with the ability to navigate monthly close activities - keeping a keen eye for efficiency improvement. Insurance industry experience coupled with experience working for, or working with, a large audit firm is strongly preferred.

What You'll Do

  • Drive efficiency improvement while managing the month-end close and financial reporting for the Hawaiian stand-alone reinsurance captive.
  • Coordinate cross-functionally with Actuarial, Finance, Legal, FinTech, Product & Engineering and various business owners to understand and advise on business transactions and the related accounting impact.
  • Influence policies and processes that drive scalable operations, compliance with US GAAP and strengthen the internal control environment. Work closely with the Technical Accounting team to document policies and accounting conclusions.
  • Support the audit of the consolidated and captive financial statements.
  • Reconcile and monitor the health of the reinsurance captive balance sheet.
  • Help lead critical accounting projects, including the design and implementation of key finance systems, global close efficiency and management reporting.
  • Collaborate with Internal Audit; walkthrough, develop and document processes and key controls in the insurance cycle.
  • Mentor, guide and review the work of other supporting members of the Insurance team.

Basic Qualifications

  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • Experience auditing, implementing or operating in a SOX effective environment
  • Excel skills
  • Manager, 5+ years professional experience
  • Senior Manager, 8+ years professional experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in performing technical insurance research & accounting for transactions in a foreign currency
  • Ability to collaborate with Finance Engineering to build audit ready systems and succeed in a fast paced, constantly evolving environment
  • Public accounting background at a Big 4 & CPA
  • Ability to read and write SQL queries
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to effectively lead and develop people in a constantly evolving, cross-functional environment

About the Team

In Finance, we work hand-in-hand with leaders across the company to ensure smooth, disciplined execution of strategic business objectives. Our Accounting team builds scalable, controlled processes and products for Global Accounting, Treasury, and FinTech that enable our business to operate efficiently.

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 10,000 cities around the world.

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