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Posted: Saturday, December 16, 2017 12:02 AM


Real Salt Lake
Sandy, UT

Job Description

Real Salt Lake is currently seeking a Senior Accountant to join our team. This at-will position conducts manages and performs the accounting activities of the company.


The following list of functions is descriptive of the work to be performed but it should not be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, functions or tasks that the job may require.
• Maintain the General Ledger (Quickbooks) system to ensure it accurately reflects the activities of all companies.
• Conduct the monthly closing activities of the company and prepare the monthly financial statements and related management reports. Includes a review of accounting transactions and preparation of journal entries as needed.
• Reconcile and/or oversee the reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts, including bank reconciliations, maintain supporting detail, and make adjusting entries as needed.
• Oversee the daily reconciliation of revenue in all systems, and ensure proper coding to revenue or deferred revenue.
• Support the various audits of the company’s books and records conducted by third parties.
• Organize, prepare and conduct with the promoters all stadium event/concert settlements, including the detailed accounting of all event revenues and expenses.
• Work directly with managers and directors to review their spending and management reports, and identify areas of financial opportunity and risk, with recommendations to maximize or mitigate.
• Work with the department heads to prepare the company’s annual operating expense budget and periodic forecasts.
• Perform A/P and A/R functions.
• Manage payroll activities and interface with human resources to ensure timely and accurate processing and disbursement.
• Prepare information for the completion all tax returns, along with tax projections as needed.
• Protect the company’s assets through an effective system of internal control and knowledge of the company’s information systems (general ledger, ticketing, etc.)
• Work with The League as needed and prepare and submit league reports, including budgets, forecasts, and actual results.
• Support the CFO as needed for analysis and recommendations.

• Assist with other duties as 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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

• Bachelor’s degree or higher in accounting
• 5-7+ years of relevant experience, including senior accounting manager/controllership responsibilities
• Strong technical accounting skills with solid knowledge of GAAP and its application to the company’s financial statements
• Ability to communicate effectively with management, ownership, and other stakeholders (both verbal and written).
• Ability to lead and manage staff
• High energy with a desire to do things better, faster and cheaper, and instill the same in staff

Salary Range: N/A
Category: Accounting & Finance
Industry: Accounting
Job Type: Full-time
Years of Experience: 5-7 years

• Location: Salt Lake City

• Post ID: 17060077 saltlakecity is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017