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Senior Accountant

Company: Squaxin Island Gaming Enterprise
Location: Shelton
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

This position will support Accounting and Finance by performing day to day accounting tasks, account analysis, and month end closing activities, with the goal of producing accurate financial statements while adhering to appropriate internal controls and deadlines. This includes, but is not limited to, importing and exporting data, analyzing and explaining variances from expectations, reconciling associated general ledger accounts, and providing management with timely financial reporting information. All duties are to be performed within the guidelines of Little Creek Casino Resorts Policies and Procedures and Internal Control Standards.DESCRIPTION of RESPONSIBILITIES:Required ExperienceCompensation is based upon experience and your level of Accounting.-- Constructs and reviews routine spreadsheet applications, prepares financial data for input into finance systems, generates reports and performs calculations.-- Assist in the month-end close process.-- Assists with auditing and maintaining appropriate inventory levels for retail, operating supplies, and food & beverage items.-- Assists with annual financial statement audit and prepares supporting documentation for the audit.-- Reconcile assigned general ledger accounts and prepare adjusting journal entries if needed.-- Research and resolve any discrepancies identified in monthly revenue numbers and explain variances.-- Research and analyze financial information.-- Accurately and correctly maintains records of additions, disposals, and transfers of fixed assets and related depreciation.-- Prepare and file tax reports for federal, state, and tribal purposes.-- Prepare and issue daily, weekly, and monthly financial analysis reports to operational management.-- Review and import daily revenue journal entries into the accounting system.-- Prepare accrual, re-class, allocation, cost of goods sold, payroll, and adjusting journal entries and schedules for month-end close process.-- Ensure all activity is properly recorded and outstanding items are cleared.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES-- Supervise staff as directed by the ControllerADDITIONAL DUTIES-- Other duties may be assigned.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Critical Skills-- Detail oriented with attention to accuracy and excellent analytical skills.-- Strong working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).-- Strong sense of urgency with the ability to multi-task, take initiative, and follow-through.-- Must have a strong work ethic and commitment to ethical values.-- Able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment, adapt well to changing priorities to meet deadlines, and work on various initiatives concurrently.-- Ability to work in a flexible environment where requirements and procedures continuously evolve.-- Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information and situations, and to appropriately use discretion and sound judgment when dealing with managers and employees.-- Must be able to work with various levels of management in order to accomplish goals.-- Positive approach to problem solving.Language Skills-- Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.-- Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports and legal documents.-- Ability to respond to common inquires or complaints from customer, employees, regulatory agencies or members of the business community.-- Ability to clearly and effectively present information to top management.-- Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.Mathematical Skills:-- Ability to apply advanced mathematical concepts.Reasoning Ability-- Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.-- Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.Computer Skills-- Must possess advanced Microsoft Excel skills.-- Experience with MS Great Plains and MS Management Reporter is a plus.EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE-- Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or-- 5 years of general ledger accounting experience.CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS-- Must be able to obtain and maintain a Gaming License from the Squaxin Island Gaming Commission.PHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.-- The employee is regularly required to talk or hear.-- The employee frequently is required to walk.-- The employee is occasionally required to stand; sit, use hands and fingers, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel.-- The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.-- Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.BENEFITSMedicalDentalVision HRA401KVacation/Holiday/Personal/Unpaid/Sick Leave OptionsGroup Life/Voluntary Life and AD&DFSA - Medical & Dependent CareEmployee Assistance ProgramAFLACLegal Shield/Identity ShieldFree Meals during ShiftEmployee Discounts across Property - Hotel/Restaurants/Golf/Spa/RetailCommunity Vendor DiscountsTuition AssistanceTraining and Career Development ProgramsClosing dateOpen Until FilledFor information on Little Creek Casino Resort including more information on employee benefits and our company culture, visit our website at https://www.little-creek.comLittle Creek Casino Resort is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.PI181788353

Keywords: Squaxin Island Gaming Enterprise, Seattle , Senior Accountant, Accounting, Auditing , Shelton, Washington

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