Baseball Senior & Special Projects Accountant

Durham Bulls Durham, North Carolina


Description

The Durham Bulls are looking for an energetic, self-starter to join a dynamic team to handle all facets of accounting for the Durham Bulls, Bull City Hospitality, and Holly Springs Salamanders. 

The ideal candidate will be one that thrives in a fast-paced environment with a natural curiosity to learn how all the systems work together. Position requires a strong attention to detail.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • GL Oversight
    • Maintain a current account reconciliation for all balance sheet accounts
    • Record necessary recurring entries
  • Cash Management
    • Reconcile monthly bank statements
    • Review daily bank reports to ensure all entries are posted
  • Food & Beverage Accounting
    • Prepare revenue entries and necessary accruals for food & beverage operations
    • Assist with physical inventory and post necessary adjustments to GL
  • Sponsorship Accounting
    • Work closely with sponsorship to prepare billing schedule and manage receivables
    • Prepare monthly sales commission statements and aging statements
  • Month End Close
    • Review departmental expenses, record reclasses/accruals and prepare variance analysis
    • Create and maintain excel models for department analysis
    • Complete month end closing activities within established deadlines
  • Manage seasonal interns
  • Propose and drive process improvements
  • Assist Business Manager with annual budget and special projects as requested

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting required
  • 5-7 years of experience with general ledger accounting required
  • Advanced Excel skills required
  • Ability to learn quickly and communicate effectively
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple responsibilities simultaneously to meet deadlines

Preferred Qualifications

  • Oracle experience

A pre-employment drug screening is required.  EOE, M/F.  All Capitol Broadcasting Company properties are tobacco free.  Capitol Broadcasting Company participates in E-Verify.

Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc. is a diversified communications company which owns and/or operates WRAL-TV, WRAL Digital, WRAZ-TV, WRAZ DigitalWRAL-FM, WRAL-HD2, WCMC-FM, WCMC-HD1, WDNC-AM, WCMC-HD2, WCMC-HD3, WCLY-AM, WCMC-HD4, Microspace, CBC New Media Group and Wolfpack Sports Properties (a joint venture with Learfield) in Raleigh, NC; WILM-TV, WILT-LD and Sunrise Broadcasting in Wilmington, NC; The Durham Bulls Baseball Club, Bull City Hospitality, and the American Underground startup hub in Durham, NC; Holly Springs Salamanders in Holly Springs, NC; and real estate interests including the American Tobacco Historic District in Durham, NC, and Rocky Mount Mills in Rocky Mount, NC.