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Senior Accountant (General Accounting) - New Orleans Saints and Pelicans (Metairie · LA)

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Overall Job Purpose:
The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for performing accounting tasks for the maintenance and processing of balance sheet accounting, accounts receivable oversight, stadium revenues and expenses, and assisting with monthly financial statement close process.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • General Ledger (GL) system- oversight of balance sheet accounts including: accounts receivable, prepaid expenses and other current assets, equity method investments, fixed assets and intangibles, accrued and other liabilities.
  • Accounts receivable oversight
  • Accounting for stadium revenues and expenses
  • Assist with monthly close process and account reconciliations
  • Year-end Financial Audit- Assist with providing information to external auditors during audit
  • Assist with other projects as deemed necessary
 
Requirements:
  • CPA, College degree in Accounting or Finance strongly preferred
  • Two years of work experience in accounting 
  • Ability to work at a fast pace and under pressure in meeting internal and external deadlines
  • Ability to work productively and effectively at all times
  • Ability to change or adapt to work practices, priorities, or procedures, or to reschedule activities in response to changing conditions or multiple work demands.
  • Ability to use MS Office Tools effectively
  • Knowledgeable with accounting programs and software, specifically with Microsoft accounting system
  • Strong understanding of principles of finance and accounting


 Applications must be submitted online. Please do not mail or email resumes to the Saints/Pelicans. All qualified candidates will be contacted by phone and/or by email. Please do not contact the Saints/Pelicans Human Resources or Hiring Manager to check the status of your application. When applying, please be sure your updated contact information is provided.
   
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