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Senior Accountant

Jacksonville Jaguars

Apply by 7/31/2024

Posted 2 weeks ago



Jacksonville, FL, USA

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Job Description

The Jacksonville Jaguars are currently seeking a Senior Accountant to join our Corporate Accounting team. This position will assist with day-to-day accounting functions, which include but are not limited to:accounts receivables, cash posting, journal entries, transaction research, month-end close, fluctuation analysis, and financial reporting.  The ideal candidate must be reliable, have a keen eye for detail, exhibit a commitment to excellence, and be comfortable taking initiative.
Job Responsibilities
  • Record monthly journal entries as part of the month-end close process, including revenue recognition
  • Perform full cycle accounts receivable functions to include related-party invoicing, cash application, and payment research
  • Ensure that balance sheet accounts are accurately stated and reconciled to the general ledger by researching variances, determining root causes, and making adjusting entries when applicable
  • Organize, prepare, and record bank deposits related to ticketing activity
  • Work closely with ticketing team by distributing payment updates and acting as primary contact for billing inquiries
  • Maintain fixed assets & depreciation
  • Assist with year-end audit procedures including preparation of GAAP and NFL required reports
  • Develop process automation to create efficiencies within the department and organizationally
  • Serve as a back-up for Accounts Payables
  •  Ad hoc projects and other duties as assigned

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Qualifications Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
  • General Ledger Accounting experience
  • Ability to self-teach and learn new processes/technologies quickly
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, changing environment (must work well under time constraints)
  • Positive and professional demeanor, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to interact   effectively with a variety of team members in various departments
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word and Excel
  • Desire to continue professional learning
  • Must display strong ethical conduct

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