NFL Careers

Junior Accountant

Jacksonville Jaguars
Jacksonville, FL
Accounting and Finance: Accounting/Finance other
About the Jacksonville Jaguars 
The Jacksonville Jaguars are a professional football team and a member of the National Football League. The Jaguars are one of the NFL’s youngest franchises, and played its first regular season home game on September 3, 1995. The Jaguars are owned by Shahid Khan, a visionary leader whose businesses include Flex-N-Gate (auto parts) and Fulham Football Club (UK soccer team). The Jaguars play at EverBank Field in downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Under Mr. Khan’s leadership, EverBank Field has evolved to include some of the most unique stadium assets, including swim spas and 19 video boards, two of which are longer than a football field.      

Summary 
The Jacksonville Jaguars are currently seeking a Junior Accountant to join our Corporate Accounting team within the Finance department. This position will assist with the day to day accounting functions, which include but are not limited to: accounts receivable, journal entries, transaction research, account reconciliations, bank reconciliations and month-end close.  The ideal candidate must be reliable, have a keen eye for detail, exhibit a commitment to excellence, and take initiative. 

Job Responsibilities 
  • Perform full cycle accounts receivable functions to include invoicing, cash application, and payment research
  • Perform account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and inter-company accounts
  • Organize, prepare, and record bank deposits
  • Monitor and maintain accounts receivable aging
  • Assist with month end close process; account reconciliations, journal entries and investigating balances
  • Serve as a back-up for Accounts Payables
  • Assist with concert and private event accounting related to Daily’s Place
  • Maintain accounting files and create new folder structure for shared documents
  • Other duties as assigned
 
Job Requirements 
Required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • Two years General Ledger Accounting experience
  • Ability to prioritize and work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Must be a self-starter and results driven
  • Strong communication and organizational skills 
  • Positive and professional demeanor, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to interact   effectively with a variety of team members in various departments
  • Advanced Skills in Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel

Preferred
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving skills, and attention to detail
  • Knowledge of automated accounting software 

View http://www.jaguars.com/careers/ to learn more about what it means to be a part of the Jaguars team!

Applications are being accepted online only.  Please do not call to apply for this position.  Please provide complete information.  An incomplete application may affect your consideration for this position.  The Jacksonville Jaguars are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, rules, or legal requirements.  

By submitting this application, you understand that you may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.  You certify that the information in your application is true, correct and complete.  You authorize the Jaguars and its representatives to contact your prior and current employer and other references and all others for purposes of confirmation of the information you have provided.  You understand your application is subject to, among other things, your eligibility to work in the United States.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have an undergraduate degree in accounting, finance or business? (Y/N)

  3. What interests you most about this position?

  4. What is your most relevant work experience that will help you succeed in this role?

  5. What is your salary expectation? (must provide response)


 

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