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For the last 80 years, EmblemHealth has been taking care of New York’s heart and soul, its people. Today, health care is more complex than ever. That’s why we’re at the forefront of change. We work alongside our customers to offer access to high-quality, affordable care, help navigate the health care experience, and make good health achievable; because everyone deserves to be taken care of. We deliver on our mission every day by living our values with our colleagues, members, clients and partners. It begins with caring and respecting all those we work with. We believe a culture of diversity and inclusion is vital to serve our unique and diverse customers. We seek for continues improvement and innovation and believe being agile and nimble is our advantage. We bring a strong sense of partnership to every relationship – internally and externally. The EmblemHealth family of companies offers competitive health, welfare, and retirement benefits as well as incentive pay plans and more.

Director, Corporate Accounting

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Director and Equivalent
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Oversees accounting, reporting and analysis functions for joint ventures, transactions and other non-routine accounting and finance projects.  Assists in the planning, implementation and evaluation of operational process improvements and design within the Controllers Unit.  Participates in the development and enhancement of internal controls over financial reporting. Coach mentor and train accounting staff. 
 
Responsibilities: 

  • Manage the monthly joint venture accounting close processes, ensuring that journal entries, account reconciliations and other analyses are prepared in a complete, accurate and timely manner and that financial information is recorded in accordance with GAAP and SAP.

  • Identify and implement process improvements to reduce the accounting close cycle time.  Identify areas of manual process and utilize tools, technology and automation to improve efficiencies.  Collaborate with other corporate groups to identify and implement “best practices” in accounting, reporting and financial controls.

  • Train, mentor and support staff to ensure they possess the appropriate understanding of underlying transactions for journal entries recorded/accounts reconciled.  Continue realignment of responsibilities and cross-training to address close-critical bottlenecks.  Assist in the implementation of programs to enhance staff’s skillsets and to further their professional development.

  • Collaborate with other corporate groups on standard and nonstandard accounting functions. Work directly with Billing, Underwriting/Account Management, Actuary, Budget Financial Analytics and IT to improve the accuracy and granularity of financial data in the general ledger to enhance analytics and reporting. 

  • Provide supporting financial analysis and other documentation to internal business partners. Prepare documentation in support of financial statements for internal and external auditors, as well as for CMS, DOH and DOI and DFS.


Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and MBA/MSA

  • CPA
  • 10-12 years of experience in finance and accounting environment

  • Public accounting experience.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Health insurance industry experience

  • Excellent knowledge and proficiency in MS Office Products including

  • Experience with Oracle Cloud or similar financial software required

  • Strong understanding of GAAP
  • Six Sigma training


 

EEOC Statement

We are committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experiences of our workforce to create opportunities for our people and our business. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Sponsorship Statement

Depending on factors such as business unit requirements, the nature of the position, cost and applicable laws and regulations, EmblemHealth may provide work visa sponsorship for certain positions.

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