NASCAR

  • Staff Accountant

    Job Locations US-FL-Daytona Beach
    ID
    2018-2985
    Category
    Finance / Accounting
    Company
    NASCAR
  • Company Overview

    The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR XFINITY Series™, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™), four regional series, one local grassroots series and three international series. NASCAR is a company driven by technology and innovation, both of which are central to competition and are at the core of our sport.  The sport’s impact is demonstrated with a strong corporate and media footprint. In 2017, more than 1 in 4 (28%) FORTUNE 500 companies continue to invest in NASCAR; while 58 million unique TV viewers, 55 million unique visitors to NASCAR’s in-house operated digital properties and 12 million followers on social platforms consume the sport at home. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. Based in Daytona Beach, Fla., with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe. For more information visit http://www.NASCAR.com and http://www.IMSA.com, and follow NASCAR on FacebookTwitterInstagram, and Snapchat (‘NASCAR’).

    Job Description

    Summary

    Responsible for general ledger functions, including but not limited to, month end close, journal entries, reconciliations, general ledger research, chart of accounts maintenance and reporting.  Manages the Company’s accounting processes for the automated purchasing card program. Ensures accuracy and timely submission of transactions as well as resolution of discrepancies. 

     

    Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Performs calculations and analysis to determine required journal entries.
    • Completes various balance sheet account reconciliations related to accruals, deferrals, intercompany and other accounts as assigned.
    • Performs month-end reporting functions, ad-hoc reporting and development of reports as needed.
    • Analyzes variances for assigned accounts and provides explanations.
    • Oversees compliance of account reconciliations and completeness of trial balance
    • Responsible for bi-weekly import of payroll files, reviews the accuracy of coding and proper recording in the accounting system.
    • Chart of account maintenance, rules and oversight
    • Manages the accounting process for the Company’s automated purchasing card program, ensuring accuracy of coding and timely submission of transactions. Analyzes and resolves discrepancies. Provides training to new p-card holders and approvers
    • Posts bi-weekly expense reports to the General Ledger
    • Assist in other functional areas as needed and handles special projects as requested
    • Identifies and drives improvement opportunities and works closely with supervisor to ensure improvement opportunities are implemented to provide timely and accurate information.
    • Ensures compliance with internal policies and controls.
    • Gathers and reviews documentation for external audit.
    • Travel may be required on occasion for this role.

     

     

    EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE QUALIFICATIONS 

    • Bachelor’s degree and/or equivalent work experience plus a minimum of two (2) years of accounting experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

     

    OTHER SKILLS

    • Strong analytical skills and reasoning ability is required.
    • Ability to identify accounting problems and generate reasonable solutions.
    • Experience with accounting and/or financial reporting systems.
    • Strong knowledge of Microsoft office products with advanced knowledge of excel.
    • Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.

     

    Apply Now:

    Learn more about this role and our team by applying at www.careers.nascar.com for consideration.

    We are a company unlike any other. At NASCAR, you will find a community of diverse individuals respectful of our history, with an eye towards the future. We want you to bring your experience, skills and passion to our close-knit, high-energy environment in which our employees thrive and where you can prosper. We know the key to our success is our employees and we offer highly competitive salaries, a solid benefits package focused on wellness, and opportunities for you to grow and develop both personally and professionally. It won’t take you long to find out that you are on the right track here at NASCAR!

    NASCAR is committed to fostering a diverse work environment where all employees feel valued and empowered. NASCAR is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO). We seek to attract and retain the best qualified people available. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, national origin, age, color, disability, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, or any characteristic that is protected by law.

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