boyd gaming corporate

Headquartered in Las Vegas, Boyd Gaming Corporation is a leading diversified owner and operator of 24 gaming entertainment properties located in Nevada, Mississippi, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas and Louisiana. We offer a wide range of careers at our corporate offices in Las Vegas, providing professional support to our operations nationwide.

ACCOUNTS PAYABLE ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST

Las Vegas, NV

Department Shared Services - Finance
Category Accounting / Finance
Position Code BGPSPAP00
Shift Varied
Status Full Time

Description:

Performs day to day processing of accounts payable transactions in connection with the operation.   Ensure Key Performance Indicators (KPI) are met.  Ensure that all activities are being performed in accordance Service Level Agreements (SLA's). Review reports to create payment in accordance with departmental guidelines. Validate that payments are being made within the company guidelines. Deliver dependable customer service to both the vendors as well as Boyd employees. Provide additional support to the department as requested.

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of one (1) year of experience in accounts payable required.
  • Must have beginner level skills with Microsoft Excel/Word/Outlook, basic office equipment, and 10-key by touch.
  • Working knowledge of general accounting principles, accounting practices and theories.
  • Working knowledge of state specific regulatory requirements.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills (in English) and demonstrates ability to resolve all situations in a professional manner.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize based on urgency and work through high volume and stressful time periods.
  • Extreme attention to detail.
  • Able to obtain/maintain any necessary certifications and/or licenses.
  • Team PlayingTeam player demonstrated by a willingness to work with the team to achieve common goals.
  • Production:  Proactive self-starter who get things done, usually without being told or reminded.
  • Innovative:  Ability to utilize logic, imagination and context to create intelligent solutions.
  • Intellectual Curiosity:  Passionately engaged in learning by asking questions and actively seeking out answers.
  • Commitment to Excellence:  Demonstrates ongoing effort to improve products, services, or processes over time or all at once.
  • Ethics:  Demonstrates integrity and exercises discretion in handling confidential information.
  • Customer Service:  Demonstrates excellent guest service by building cooperative, helpful relationships with other teams in order to work most effectively.

PREFERRED:

  • Previous knowledge and experience with financial systems (Lawson, DataMagine and Stratton Warren).
  • Previous experience working in a similar casino resort or Financial Shared Services Center setting.
  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Management or equivalent.
  • APS certification (Accredited Payable Specialist).
  • APS certification (Accredited Payable Specialist).