Freelancers Health Service Corporation (CO-OP) (dba Health Republic Insurance) is a new, nonprofit, member-driven health plan with just one mission: to bring quality, affordable health insurance to independent workers in New York. The CO-OP—which stands for Consumer Operated and Oriented Plan—will begin enrolling New Yorkers in the fall of 2013. We’re looking for passionate, entrepreneurial employees who want to be part of the latest innovation in health care—one that will provide more affordable insurance benefits to thousands of Americans.
We’re collaborative, friendly, open-minded, adaptable, creative, and action-oriented, and we’re looking for people who share those qualities. We work in a fast-paced environment, and we’re constantly exploring interesting new ideas.
We’re seeking a Senior Accountant to join our staff. The Senior Accountant should have recent or current experience in a health or other insurance environment. This position plays an integral role in the Finance team and in the development of the entire organization.
What you’d have to do:
o Work with accounting staff to ensure all monthly journal entries are posted correctly
o Assist in the review of balance sheet reconciliations
o Cash Management responsibilities
o Assist Director of Finance in the review of GAAP and Statutory Financial Statements
o Assist in the completion of monthly Actual vs. Budget analysis.
o Assist in the development and preparation of monthly budget, forecast and allocation models for Freelancers Health Services Corp.
o Assist in completion of the Annual Operating Plan and forecasts which includes preparation of administrative expense budgets.
o Work with Department Managers to develop and update administrative expense budgets
o Assist with audit preparation under the direction of Director of Finance
o Ad hoc special projects as needed
Experience and skills you need to have:
o Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
o 5 or more years accounting experience, with some corporate financial planning and analysis experience in healthcare, insurance and/or non-profit industries
o Experience with Statutory Financial reporting is a must
o Demonstrated ability to think independently and take ownership of duties
o Exceptional planning, analytical, and problem-solving skills, and strong quantitative and statistical modeling skills
o Outstanding technology skills, including strong proficiency with MS Office suite
o Outstanding communication skills
Send a resume and cover letter with salary requirement via email to resume_at_newyorkcoop.org. Resumes sent without a cover letter/salary requirement will not be considered. No phone calls, please. www.healthrepublic.us
Freelancers Health Service Corporation does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status in its programs, activities, or employment practices.