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Manager, Accounting

NBC Sports Group

Location: Orlando, FL
Job Status: Full Time
Posted/Updated: 7/5/2019 12:06:22 AM

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  • Prepare & Review complex monthly journal entries as part of monthly and quarterly close in accordance with GAAP
  • Creation of the monthly balance sheet account reconciliations and quarterly review package, ensuring that account balances are properly supported with proper variance explanations, and appropriately recorded in accordance with GAAP and company policies
  • Manage direct reports including doing performance evaluations, coaching and daily review of work/work habits
  • Review and approval of payments to courses for various programs within GolfNow
  • Blackline (account reconciliation software) Super User, including retraining and revamping some of the account reconciliations
  • Assist with corporate deliverables for quarter end close, as well as corporate initiatives as they roll out
  • Become the point person for all GolfNow revenue entries and work with revenue team to discuss revenue recognition issues/accounting issues and monthly reconciliations
  • Process and work with UK team on international journal entries and profit share
  • Assist Director of Finance with various ad-hoc reporting requests, account analysis and other duties as needed to support the monthly and quarterly close process
  • Assist in implementing new policies and procedures as needed

  • Qualifications/Requirements

    Minimum Qualifications
  • CPA preferred
  • Extensive US GAAP knowledge
  • Strong computer skills, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Punctual, regular and consistent attendance, and ability to work overtime, nights and weekends if needed
  • SAP Experience is a plus

    Additional Job Requirements
  • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered (note job #: )
  • Must be willing to work in Orlando, FL
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice

    Desired Characteristics

    Desired Qualifications
  • Communication Skills - ability to communicate clearly and professionally in conversations, communications and interactions with others. Conscientious, enthusiastic and tactful personality with positive, friendly and team-oriented attitude. Ability to meet confidently with Finance and Non-Finance colleagues alike
  • Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills - ability to tackle a problem by using a logical and systematic approach; anticipate the implications and consequences of situations and take appropriate action. Detail oriented and highly organized with strong analytical, writing, mathematical and computer skills.
  • Leadership Skills - Ability to think and work independently as well as the ability to work co-operatively with others to produce innovative solutions
  • Managing Change Skills - ability to demonstrate support for innovation and for organizational changes needed to improve GolfNow's effectiveness; support and implement organizational change; and help others to successfully manage organizational change.
  • Goal-Oriented Skills - Capacity to juggle multiple projects without sacrificing quality and professionalism. Ability to focus on the desired result of their work and to meet targeted deadlines. Must seize positive opportunities that will benefit the company.
  • Management Skills - Ability to manage and lead a team to success.


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