Kannapolis Cannon Ballers

Kannapolis Cannon Ballers

Accounting Manager

Kannapolis Cannon Ballers - Manager
Kannapolis · NC
Accounting and Finance: Accounting/Finance other
POSITION: Accounting Manager

The Kannapolis Cannon Ballers are the Single-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox and member of Minor League Baseball. Over the past three years, the team has experienced exponential growth within the community and baseball industry while activating the award-winning Atrium Health Ballpark.  The organization has assembled a Front Office that is driven to succeed and establish the Cannon Ballers as a model franchise for Minor League Baseball. 

The Cannon Ballers are seeking an individual to manage the team’s accounting records, financial controls and assist in financial analysis. The role will report directly to the organization’s Chief Financial Officer and additional responsibilities include involvement within Human Resources.

Full-Time -- Salary & Bonus Potential / Competitive Benefits Package (Medical/Dental/Vision Coverage)

  • Responsible for the overall financial and accounting functions of the Kannapolis Cannon Ballers. 
  • Management of all aspects of the day-to-day accounting processes, including A/R, A/P, bank reconciliations, treasury services, and financial reporting.
  • Direct oversight of all aspects of cash management and collection on Game Nights.
  • Coordination and facilitation of all employee onboarding, including new hire paperwork and background checks.
  • Preparation of monthly, quarterly and/or annual reports as well as annual audited financial statements.
  • Facilitation of game night reporting within areas of ticket sales, food and beverage, retail, and parking.
  • Assisting the team’s CFO and leadership with budget preparation, financial reporting, and departmental budgeting.
  • Manage the monthly disbursement of seasonal payroll, including garnishments, benefits and taxes consistent with federal and state wage and hour laws.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with colleagues in all departments.
  • Effective communication with all levels of internal staff, vendors and other outside agencies.
  • Act as a leader, manager and mentor to all staff while embracing a culture where people perform and enjoy their workplace.
  • All other duties as assigned by CFO and General Manager.
*Outline of Responsibilities could fluctuate and change at any course of time*

  • Four-year degree with focus in Accounting or Finance
  • At least two years of practical working experience – preferably in the sports industry
  • Knowledge of QuickBooks Online Accounting System
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Strong personnel management, communication, time management and organizational skills
  • The ability to work long hours, including weekends and holidays is a necessity
  • Exceptional customer service skills and the willingness to always Have a Blast

Temerity Baseball is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, gender identity, marital or veteran status, or any other protected class. Temerity Baseball operates in North Carolina which is an employment at will state.

Job Questions:

  1. What interests you most about this opportunity?

  2. What type of previous experience has prepared you for this opportunity?

  3. Are you proficient with QuickBooks accounting software?