SponsorUnited is one of the fastest growing sports & entertainment SaaS platforms in the world, connecting the entire partnership ecosystem through the most comprehensive and valuable marketing and sales data available anywhere.

With over 1,000 partnerships across sports, music, media, brands and agencies and executives located across 75+ cities worldwide, SponsorUnited was one of the first fully-distributed, remote organizations in sports & entertainment.

SponsorUnited is seeking a Senior Accountant who will oversee all accounting functions, financial analysis, and reporting. This individual will support strategic initiatives such as projects related to the overall profitability of the company. The ideal candidate will have strong accounting training and can handle all aspects of the accounting process.


Responsibilities

  • Uphold company standards when working with business partners to ensure compliance with corporate accounting policies, procedures and controls, while also providing support on special requests when required
  • Dedication to continuously improve the automation of the accounting and reporting process
  • Coordinate Ad-hoc projects as necessary
  • Supply Balance Sheet account reconciliations
  • Review financial information such as trends, performance metrics, benchmarks, etc. and present analysis in a clear manner
  • Provide monthly accounting closure procedures and deliverables, which includes journal entries, reconciliations, reports in compliance with GAAP
  • Provide monthly consolidated P& L and Balance Sheet flux analysis for management reporting

Requirements

  • BA/BS in Accounting
  • 3+ years of overall general accounting experience
  • Month-end Close activities experience
  • Experience analyzing financial statements
  • Accrual accounting experience
  • Well-founded grasp of expense analysis
  • Strong familiarity with monitoring cash
  • Practical knowledge of budgeting
  • General familiarity with actual variance analysis
  • Dedication and requisite skills to meet critical business deadlines
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize deals and adapt to quick changes while remaining diligent, and to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative, and social skills
  • Self-driven motivator who takes initiative on projects with a strong ability to understand and solve creative challenges
  • Attention to detail and proven ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement