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Accountant

New York, NY | Finance | Full-time

We’re looking for an experienced finance professional to help drive automation, transparency, and greater efficiency within the company’s financial ecosystem.  

In this role you’ll act as a key contributor to the month-end close process, ensuring all workpapers are completed accurately and timely. You’ll also play a major role in daily financial operations to help us scale, gaining unique exposure to all aspects of financial reporting within this highly regulated industry.

Responsibilities 

  • Prepare and post journal entries
  • Manage general ledger and assist in the month/year end close process
  • Calculate and submit premium tax filings 
  • Review supplier invoices 
  • Assist with balance sheet reconciliations 
  • Own fixed assets, prepaid and accrual balances
  • Support quarterly and annual external audit requirements

Requirements

  • B.A.  in Accounting or Finance
  • 2-3 years experience corporate finance (background at a Big 4 accounting firm is a plus)
  • Workday ERP system experience preferred
  • Advanced Excel and data-manipulation skills 
  • Well-versed in month-end closing processes and accounting standards
  • Strong understanding of U.S. GAAP/IFRS and financial statements
  • P&C insurance experience is a significant advantage
  • Ability to work in an office environment

 

About Lemonade

Lemonade is a licensed insurance carrier offering renters, homeowners, car, pet, and life insurance in the United States, contents and liability insurance in Germany and the Netherlands, and renters insurance in France. We’re powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, and driven by social good.

A Certified B-Corp, Lemonade donates unused premiums to nonprofits selected by its community as part of our annual Giveback program. We incorporate our values into everything we do—from our business model to our office culture.

Things to know…

Lemonade is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusivity. We never discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. If you require reasonable accommodations due to religious beliefs, pregnancy, or disabilities, let us know at any time.

As a certified B-corp, Lemonade is committed to pursuing social and environmental efforts. We do this in a variety of ways, from providing sponsored opportunities for our employees to give back to their community, to partnerships with organizations that enable our team to autonomously contribute their time to causes they care about.