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Office Assistant | Jungle Island - Spectra (Miami · FL)

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Overview
The Office Assistant will provide administrative support to General Manager. Administrative duties may include, but are not limited to, assisting with payroll, handling A/P and A/R responsibilities, assuring compliance in hourly employee personnel files, handling basic HR duties, scheduling, and general clerical duties, and GL entries.  Perform month end closing work, account reconciliations, and profit statement reporting to management. Safeguard company assets, and provide data and fiscal support to other departments within the company
 
Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization.  Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories.  Come Join Us!  You can learn more about Spectra at www.spectraexperiences.com/
Responsibilities
  • Provide general office / administrative / accounting support including input of weekly cash and sales reports, A/P and A/R data entry, event reporting.
  • Assist with basic payroll functions: compile and process weekly payroll, data entry, timekeeping verification, ensure W-4, I-9 forms are complete and on file; maintain employee deductions file.
  • Provide accounting support to company departments. Reconcile sales reports prior to month end postings. Oversee document coding. Calculate commissions earned.
  • Collect data from multiple sources and generate reports of Spectra’ event operating results to venue management team and the corporate Finance Department. Includes generating P&L’s, franchise season reports, catering activity recaps and sales reports. Perform month end closing, reconciliations and entries.
  • Safeguard company assets through close monitoring of accounting procedures; conduct audits as needed. Reconcile bank deposits to sales reports, inventory levels, payroll reporting, A/P and A/R activities. 
  • Prepare current workbooks containing financial information by event type. Supervise preparation of NFP reports by event, and payroll reporting by event types.
  • Provide general office and clerical support: preparation of weekly package to corporate, copying, filing, correspondence, telephone inquiries.
  • Handle basic Human Resources functions: personnel file maintenance, answer employee inquiries regarding scheduling, facilitate job fairs and new hire orientation, maintain employee training logs, submit workers compensation claims and maintain OSHA log, basic report generation, respond to initial unemployment claims, interface with employees regarding basic employment issues.
  • Relay any accounting, HR, employee relations, safety, policy or procedural concerns, and any situation that may result in disciplinary action, to management (Concessions/Catering Manager, GM) in a timely and responsible manner.
Qualifications
 
  • Bachelors degree in accounting, finance or related field preferred not required 
  • two or more years’ experience in an accounting position with increasing level of oversight and responsibility. 
  • Thorough understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of payroll and tax issues, basic knowledge of employment law.
  • Advanced proficiency with computers in a Windows platform including Microsoft applications, accounting/payroll/HRIS systems. Experience Solomon, ADP and/or Ceridian a plus. Extensive experience preparing accurate spreadsheets and reports. 
  • Consistent and reliable attention to detail, accuracy and validity. 
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, changing environment. Must work well under pressure of deadlines. 
  • Ability to successfully interact and collaborate all team members professionally and supportively. 
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills; ability to delegate tasks as required.
  • Thorough understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices.
  • High level of proficiency with computers, Microsoft applications, accounting/payroll/HRIS systems. Experience with Solomon, ADP and/or Ceridian a plus.   Extensive experience preparing spreadsheets and reports.
  • Consistent and reliable attention to detail, accuracy and validity.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, changing, environment. Must work well under pressure of deadlines. 
  • Ability to interact with a diverse spectrum of individuals calmly, professionally, supportively.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills; ability to delegate tasks efficiently and develop staff to next level.
  • Ability to adhere to highest standards of ethics, integrity, professionalism, and discretion. Ability to execute solid management decisions quickly and efficiently. 
  • Ability and willingness to work extended hours (i.e. evenings, weekends, holidays), as frequently required by event or business necessity.
  • Ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with company and business contacts.
Spectra, an industry leader in sports, entertainment and venue management, is dedicated to recruiting and developing individuals with the skills, experience, desire, and values to contribute to the continued growth and success of our organization.  Together, with our 250+ sports & entertainment venue partners, we transform events into experiences! These experiences create excitement, turn heads, and make memories.  Come Join Us!  You can learn more about Spectra at www.spectraexperiences.com/
 
Spectra is an equal opportunity employer and our employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, handicap, marital status, or any other status or condition protected by Federal and/or State laws, except where bona fide occupational qualifications apply.