Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes

Senior Accountant

Carolina Hurricanes/PNC Arena - Manager
Raleigh · NC
Accounting and Finance: Accounting/Finance other
The Sr. Accountant is responsible for various accounting and financial reporting functions of PNC Arena, Carolina Hurricanes and related entities and will report to the Controller. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Prepare and record standard and adjusting monthly journal entries. 
  • Prepare monthly balance sheet and bank account reconciliations.
  • Ensure a timely and accurate month-end closing process.
  • Produce monthly/annual financial statements and variance analyses for management.
  • Prepare and maintain financial information in Excel and Intacct accounting system.
  • Review and authorize payment requests in compliance with company policies.
  • Perform financial settlements for arena concerts/shows during each event.
  • Produce post-event profit and loss reports for all arena events.
  • Maintain and create event scheduling in employee management system (ABI).
  • Administer Nexonia expense reporting system.
  • Compile and report on arena operating financial activity under lease agreement terms.
  • Coordinate and prepare the annual arena budget and periodic forecasts.
  • Assist with audit documentation requests related to annual external audit(s).
  • Assist with Carolina Hurricanes Foundation accounting and annual 990 filing.
  • Complete quarterly/annual music license reporting.
  • Complete mandatory government survey reporting as needed.
  • Drive process and reporting improvement initiatives within the Finance Department.
  • Establish and maintain detailed documentation on the processes and procedures of accounting functions.
  • Perform special projects as assigned by the CFO, Controller, or arena management.

  •  Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in accounting and 3+ years of experience in a corporate and/or public accounting role. 
  • CPA certification or candidate is preferred. 
  • Thorough understanding of the complete accounting process.  
  • Must be able to work efficiently and independently with strong attention to detail.
  • Considerable knowledge and skills in Excel and other Microsoft Office products required. 
  • Experience with Intacct, Nexonia, and/or TicketMaster Archtics/TM1 software a plus. 
  • Accounting system report writing experience a plus.  
  • Position requires occasional flexible work schedule including some nights and weekends during concert/show events. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are also required.
  • Must pass a criminal background check 
This is not a remote position. Candidate must be able to report to the office on a daily basis.
No calls or inquiries from Placement or Staffing agencies please.

Hurricanes Holding, LLC reserves the right to change or modify the employee's job description whether orally or in writing, at any time during the employment relationship. Hurricanes Holdings, LLC may require an employee to perform duties outside his/her normal description. This document in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.

We are 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.

Job Questions:

  1. Have you ever been convicted or pled guilty to a crime excluding minor traffic offenses? If yes, fully explain. A conviction does not necessarily exclude you from employment.

  2. Are you CPA certified?

  3. Do you have at least 3 years of experience in a corporate and/or public accounting role? If yes, explain.

  4. Do you have Intacct or TicketMaster experience? If yes, please explain.