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Finance: Accounting/Finance other
Staff Accountant - Phoenix Suns / Sports & Entertainment Services/Phoenix Mercury (Phoenix, AZ)

Job Purpose

Assist with the day-to-day tasks regarding payables, receivables, and updating the vendor lists as appropriately. Provide account analysis and ad-hoc reports when requested.

Primary (Essential) Duties

  • Process accounts payable invoices
  • Key accounts receivable transactions
  • Import and enter weekly Ticketmaster receivable wire
  • Retain prior two months of electronically deposited checks
  • Maintain filing of payables, receivables, and expense reports
  • Assist with current and historic payment information, internally and externally
  • Print and mail/distribute weekly account payable checks
  • Submit weekly expense reports to payroll
  • Create and mail Suns/Mercury sponsorship billings
  • Manage spreadsheets and invoicing of Arena/Garage monthly parkers
  • Maintain spreadsheets, create, and mail monthly recurring receivables invoices

Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities

  • Advance Excel skills, Microsoft Office
  • Great Plains experience a plus

Experience/Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or equivalent experience preferred
  • 1-2 years of accounting experience

Working Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Traditional business hours with occasional weekends, evenings, some holidays and some overtime to meet business needs

The physical demands are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

This is not an all-inclusive document. Additional duties, expectations, demands, etc. may be added or changed to this document on an as-needed basis in order to meet organizational needs.

The Phoenix Suns are an Equal Opportunity Employer

M/F/D/V

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Do you have 1-2 years of accounting experience?
2. Do you have experience with Great Plains?


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Finance: Accounting/Finance other
Staff Accountant - Sacramento Kings (Sacramento, CA)

SUMMARY: Compiles and maintains account receivable and general ledger records by performing the following duties.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Prepare invoices for billing.

• Maintain customer files, including all accounting and legal documents.

• Research and analyze problem invoices and follow up on inquiries.

• Prepare analysis and client status reports on a weekly basis and as required.

• Process NSF checks, credit card inquiries, and credit card chargebacks.

• Verify and report daily ticket sales and cash activity.

• Participate in the monthly close and annual audits

• Post journal entries related to (but not limited to) the sale of tickets, prepaid expenses, and accruals.

• Provide support to department’s accountants and managers.

• Assist in preparing and distributing daily, weekly, and quarterly reports to management.

• Perform all work in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).

• Reconcile balance sheet accounts. Reconcile all duties stated above to the general ledger.

• Independently research and resolve unknown differences in the general ledger.

• Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential.

• Perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures.

• Various other projects and duties may be assigned as required.

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor's degree (B. A.) in Accounting from a four-year college or university, and two years of accounting experience.

• Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.

• Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.

• Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

• Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

• Ability to solve practical problems in a fast paced environment.

• In-depth working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Outlook, and Accounting software; knowledge of Ticketmaster software preferred.

• Must be comfortable with the usage and manipulation of intermediate Excel functionalities, including (but not limited to) pivot tables, vlookup formulas, and sumif formulas.

• Must be well organized, able to multi-task, and detail-oriented.

• Capable of working extended hours such as nights, weekends, and overtime as needed.

• Extensive work viewing LED/LCD (similar) screens.

• Must be able to attend training and professional development events as needed.

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Why are you interested in this position?
2. Please tell me about a complex project you were tasked with completing under a time deadline.
3. What have you done recently to become better at accounting?
4. What are your salary expectations?


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Finance: Accounting/Finance other
Accounting Manager - San Antonio Spurs (San Antonio, Tx)

Working under the direction of the Senior Director of Financial Planning this position is responsible for managing the company's accounting practices and policies and the preparation of its financial statements in accordance with GAAP. This position will supervise a staff of 3+, monitor the daily activities of the staff; communicate effectively with management and provide timely information for use in overall business analysis. 

 

In every position, each employee is expected to: Demonstrate Alignment with SS&E’s Core Values and Mission, Collabore with Internal/External Family Members and Demonstrate Ongoing Development.

Responsibilities: 

  • Prepare, examine, and analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards for all SS&E Franchises, including but not limited to journal entries, balance sheet reconciliations, bank reconciliations, fixed assets and variance to budget analysis.
  • Ensuring the appropriate processes and controls are in place and compliance with GAAP and league reporting requirements.
  • Plan and prepare budget, projection and reporting process for all SS&E franchises, which includes meeting with management, uploading budget into accounting system, producing budget financial reports, and performing monthly reviews with management
  • Manage general accounting staff as it relates to professional growth and development; while monitoring and assessing their work performance and providing consistent support and feedback.
  • Manage and ensure timely completion of audits including annual financial statement and league audits (Basketball Related Income and Combined Financial Statements). Including preparing schedules requested by 3rd party auditors and tax professionals (financial, sales tax, and federal tax).
  • Preparation of monthly financial reports, league reporting and assist in presentations for the bi-annual Board and Investor meetings.

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
  • 7-10 years accounting experience
  • 2 years supervisory experience preferred.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
  • Experience with Microsoft Great Plains and FRx Report writing preferred and/or a like accounting software package.
  • CPA or MBA a plus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to prioritize work when given multiple projects.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic team environment with all levels in the organization

*SS&E is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

 

Nothing contained in this job description is intended to be a contract of employment, nor does any information contained herein represent a guarantee of employment for a specific duration.  Your employment with SS&E is “at will”, which means that either you or SS&E may terminate the relationship at any time. 

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:

1. Are you at least 18 years of age?
2. What is your highest level of education?
3. How many years of relevant work experience do you hold?


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