Tennessee Titans

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Controller | Tennessee Titans


Tennessee Titans

Apply by Ended 5/28/2023

Posted 1 month ago

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Nashville, TN, USA

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 Job Description

The Tennessee Titans are seeking a strategic and service-minded accounting and finance professional to support the business and stadium functions and promote cross-functional collaboration. The Controller will report up to the Vice President of Finance.

  • Ensure timely and accurate preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial reports for general accounting, income tax, debt compliance and NFL reporting purposes
  • Assist in the valuation of key accounting estimates
  • Work and communicate effectively with senior management about finances of the business and justify certain financial recommendations
  • Develop a deep understanding of NFL league finance rules, such as reporting requirements, revenue sharing, and available stadium financing
  • Maximize return on financial assets by driving innovation around current financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems
  • Participate in the company’s planning, budgeting, and forecasting processes, identifying ways to improve both the process and accuracy of the forecasts
  • Ensure compliance with the company’s debt covenant metrics through accurate and timely forecasting and reporting
  • In collaboration with financial planning and analysis personnel, champion the organization’s push to data-driven decision making and business discipline
  • Manage and develop the skills of direct reports through mentorship and coaching
  • Assist leadership with other special projects as needed

Qualifications RequiredQualifications Required

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, or relevant field
  • 8+ years of experience in accounting/finance role with thorough understanding of GAAP
  • CPA certification preferred; previous experience in professional sports preferred
  • Thorough understanding of financial reporting requirements and the business cycle, including cash management, payroll, capital asset planning, receivables, payables, income taxes, pensions, workers’ compensation, and the financial statement close process
  • Computer skills and knowledge of relevant software tools, to include prior experience with sophisticated Excel-based analysis
  • Attention to detail and great organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively interface at all levels of the organization
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and ambiguous environment, managing multiple projects and managing multiple people, simultaneously
  • Proven problem solver with track record of people leadership, coaching and development
  • Strong communication skills, with proficiency in speaking and writing
  • The ability to act responsibly and ethically when working with sensitive financial information
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