LPGA is searching for a Senior Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller to lead the daily accounting operations of the Finance Department of the LPGA (and subsidiaries) and the LPGA Foundation (and subsidiary) to include Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, General Ledger, Tournament Payouts, etc. The Senior Accounting Manager / Assistant Controller partners closely with the Vice President of Financial Reporting and reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer. This position is located full-time in our Daytona Beach Headquarters.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Responsible for the day to day operations and staff of the Finance Department:
Manage the month-end and year-end close processes
Prepare monthly and annual financial statements for the LPGA, the LPGA Foundation and all subsidiaries
Manage the annual independent financial statement audit
Assist in the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecasts of all entities
Develop sound operational policies and procedures that foster efficiency and ensure compliance with applicable laws and accepted accounting principles
Assure internal control compliance and trains staff on internal control procedures
Maintain a working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and applicable laws and regulations; reviews/creates policies and procedures to ensure compliance
Establish strong working relationships within the organization
Directly oversee the performance, growth and development of the accounting operations team
Required Experience and Education
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance; CPA and/or MBA preferred
Minimum of five years of full cycle/operational accounting experience required, previous experience in the public accounting field is highly desirable; corporate accounting experience strongly preferred
Prior supervisory experience required
Knowledge of GAAP, IRC, FASB, accrual based accounting and organizational auditing required
Proficiency with major computerized general ledger systems (MAS 200 a plus) and advanced level Microsoft Office skills, especially with Excel and database formulas, required
Exceptional communication (both written and verbal), interpersonal skills, and analytical skills required
Strong organizational, prioritization and time management skills to produce high quality deliverables within established deadlines
Demonstrated track record of success / delivery in a changing and fast-paced environment
Analytical and business mindset with strong attention to detail
Excellent documentation and organizational skills
Self-confident - ability to establish trust and credibility at all levels of the organization
Maintain high ethical standards at all times, to include maintaining the confidentiality of financial and other sensitive information consistent with moral, professional and regulatory requirements
LPGA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:
1. Do you have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting?
2. Describe your public accounting field experience.
3. List the job titles of the direct reports you have managed.