Staff Accountant

    Monumental Sports & Entertainment

    Job Description

    Monumental Sports & Entertainment (MSE), located in Washington, D.C., is one of the largest integrated sports and entertainment companies in the country with one of the most diverse partnership groups in all of sports. MSE owns and operates five professional sports teams: the AFL’s Baltimore Brigade and Washington Valor, NBA’s Washington Wizards, NHL’s Washington Capitals and WNBA’s Washington Mystics. The company just recently purchased an NBA G League development league team, is co-owner of aXiomatic, which has controlling interest in global esports franchise Team Liquid, [is one of the initial 17 NBA teams to purchase a 2k league franchise] owns and operates Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. Monumental Sports & Entertainment also manages Kettler Capitals Iceplex, the state-of-the-art training facility for the Capitals and EagleBank Arena on George Mason University’s campus. In 2018, Monumental Sports & Entertainment will bring the Mystics and the G League team to a new state-of-the-art Entertainment and Sports Arena being built by Washington, D.C. and Events DC at the St. Elizabeth’s campus in Ward 8. The Wizards will also practice there. Monumental Sports & Entertainment co-owns and operates Monumental Sports Network with the NBC Sports Group. Monumental Sports Network is the mid-Atlantic region’s top direct-to-consumer destination for exclusive fan experiences and original sports content across desktop, tablet, mobile and OTT streaming devices. MSE proudly promotes its core values for all those that interact with the company: We provide first-class customer service and value for our fans. We champion a double-bottom line that engages, unifies and gives back to the community we serve on a daily basis. We work tirelessly to build generationally exceptional teams that compete for championships year after year and create lifelong memories for our fans. We measure our performance with specific objectives and metrics and our analysis and decisions are data-driven. We prize leadership, but we value teamwork and collaboration and transparency even more. We treat each other with respect. We act with honesty and integrity. We remain humble. We innovate. We are nimble and first to market. We are not averse to risk. We have fun. We are in the business of happiness. Position Overview: This Staff Accountant position will be responsible for assisting with various accounting and finance needs related to the MSE franchise teams (Mystics, Valor, Brigade, G-League, and NBA2K). Responsibilities: As a staff accountant, you will prepare daily cash reports, prepare journal entries and assist with monthly financial statement preparation. Prepare game reports and assist with preparation of various league reporting. Reconcile Archtics ticketing system and accounting system for each team. You will assist with monthly account analysis, annual budget, budget re-forecast and playoff budget. Maintain fixed assets, including recording additions and calculating depreciation. Assist with the preparation of the MSE Foundation financial statements and bank reconciliations. Assist department with special projects and reports on an as need basis. Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications : Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance. Do you have at least 1 year Accounting/Finance experience? Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office, with emphasis on Excel. Are you knowledgeable of Archtics and Great Plains? Are you able multi-task and lead business relationships in a professional and confidential manner? Excellent time management and interpersonal skills. Strong professional ethics and sensitivity in handling confidential information. Strong attention to detail is a requirement. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Posted: 29/10/2017

    Location: Arlington, VA 22203

    Work Type: Full Time



    Apply By: 01/01/1970


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