Financial Reporting - Senior Accountant

Mercedes-Benz Stadium - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)4.5

Position Summary

This individual will report to the Director of Finance and assist in the financial planning and analysis process. Additionally, s/he will help coordinate the Company’s annual audits, budgeting process, operating plan variance analysis and special projects. S/he will provide special financial consulting and strategic support to management including financial analysis, industry comparison and other projects requested by senior management.

Roles and Responsibilities

Manage monthly financial statement preparation and coordination of internal reporting
Assist in the creation of annual budget and five-year planning over multiple departments
Effectively communicate financial analyses and results to management
Assist Director of Finance, CFO in managing financial modeling globally and on a department level
Assist with NFL and other required annual and periodic financial audits and reports
Assist Accounting Manager with monthly financial reporting for consolidation and external reporting
Communicate with department heads on financial results and projections
Support finance & operational staff to identify and solve business problems, support strategic growth initiatives and help improve operating results
Monthly review of Salaries and benefits entries and accounting
Regular review and reconciliation of event entries (Sporting events, concerts, private events, etc.)
Complete ad hoc analysis and other projects as assigned
Qualifications and Education Requirements

Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
3-5 years of Big 4 experience or 5+ years’ experience at the manager level of an accounting department
Preferred experience with stadium/entertainment accounting and reporting
Experience with treasury accounting preferred
Great Plains and Adaptive experience a plus
CPA preferred
Required Skills

Use of good judgment, professionalism, strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative style
Demonstrate high integrity, tact, and a positive attitude
Strong communication, time management and organizational skills
Knowledge of financial reporting and presentation, finance, budgeting, and cost control principles
Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections
Proficiency in decision making, analysis and entrepreneurial strategic thinking
Demonstrate ability to be value-added business partner with peers and senior executives
Strong Excel skills and Windows-based finance system knowledge
Proven ability to concurrently perform multiple assignments and manage projects on strict deadlines under pressure
Must be able to maintain confidential information
Maintain flexibility in work schedule to support events as needed